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Green Power in the Peak District

Posted by on March 29, 2010
Power in Peak District cottages may soon be generated not by the large power plants that supply power to most of England, based on coal, gas, or even nuclear energy, Nor will it be given to the cottages from the sun or the wind. The way that many people envision power being generated across the Peak District and beyond is through hydro electricity,...
Filed in: Destinations

Wild Walks in Cornwall

Posted by on March 16, 2010
Please note before you carry on reading this blog post that the use of “wild” in the title refers to the fact they are nature-focussed, not that they are “crazy”, “wicked”, or “out of this world, man”. With that firmly established, let’s explore exactly what draws people on their cottage holidays...
Filed in: Attractions, Walking

Isle of Skye Towers High

Posted by on February 26, 2010
One of the most famous features on the Isle of Sky, the largest and most northern island in the Hebrides, is the Storr, a huge and rocky hill that looms over the Sound of Raasay. The island, and especially the Storr, has long been an attraction for people enjoying self catering in Scotland. The Storr itself is a massive outcrop of rock that emerges...