6-12 July: Our love affair with Somerset continues

Author: Mrs A Location: West Bagborough, East Quantoxhead, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK It was hard not to feel a little sad and apprehensive at our impending departure from West Bagborough, and the weather didn’t help either, with its chilly breeze and drizzly rain. With a little sunshine forecast for Monday afternoon we forced ourselves out …

14-15 September: Riding the Camel Trail…and not a hump in sight

Author: Mr A Location: The Camel Valley, Cornwall I had been researching rail trails we could ride in the South West (and there’s many to choose from, bless you Devon, Cornwall and Somerset councils), and up comes one called The Camel Trail near Bodmin. I immediately had visions of cycling along past lines of dromedaries …