I’ve got so much to share from the last few months, but whilst we’re in the swing of autumn I couldn’t wait to tell you about our trip to Winkworth Arboretum last week. It’s such a peaceful woodland walk with the most beautiful views, I couldn’t leave it until I’d got through all my posts in time order. I first saw Winkworth Arboretum on Timeout, it immediately went on to my 2016 wishlist but I ended up at Kew Gardens that year instead so…

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  Herm Island – August 2017 from Laura Pritchard on Vimeo. When you think of the Channel Islands, you probably don’t imagine clear turquoise waters and sparkling white sand. But if you’ve watched the video above, you’ll have seen a glimpse of what looks like a tropical paradise on the beautiful island of Herm. Just a short boat ride from St Peter Port in Guernsey, it’s ideal for a day trip or even just an…

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Have you ever been somewhere that’s so special you want to tell everyone about it but at the same time keep it all to yourself? Sark isn’t new to the blog, I wrote about it here, here and here, but on our week long trip there this summer I discovered so much more. I gave away a few locations on Instagram and eventually decided it would be too selfish to keep all the details to myself.…

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There’s nothing quite like the feeling of landing in a new country, squinting out of the window at the weather as you approach, the clanking of the metal steps as you get off the plane and the excitement of what’s to come. After a flight from London of less than an hour, I didn’t expect to have that feeling stepping off the plane in Jersey, but it turns out you can take that feeling with…

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I’ve been meaning to tell you about Wakehurst Place for months. Germaine and I went there at the end of May when wisteria was in bloom and the bluebells were swaying in the late spring breeze. It feels like the trip was a lifetime ago because so much has changed since, but then it’s only really been three months which seems like no time at all too. We were looking for a day trip somewhere within…

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