Westcove

Westcove

Thank goodness we weren’t in this beautiful corner of Kerry a week later than we were, as it stands right in the path of Ophelia. Apparently the damage wasn’t as extensive as they feared, but power was lost for some time.  We last visited ten years...
Oxburgh Hall

Oxburgh Hall

I try to use my National Trust membership much as one uses motorway services. On a long drive across the country, they’re wonderful places to stop, stretch your legs, and have a cup of tea. Ok, so you can’t buy petrol, but then the price of petrol at...
All lit up like Christmas trees

All lit up like Christmas trees

Two thousand years ago, a solitary star guided travellers through the desert. Today  in the middle east, you’d be hard pressed to see that star among all the twinkling lights of the rapidly growing cities of the region. While in Dubai recently, shooting an...