Daily Prompt, photography, UK

Jubilee Pool, Penzance

I visited Penzance in Cornwall, UK, with a friend for a gloriously fun and sunny weekend last year.  It was such a brilliant weekend and we were totally blessed with weather. There is a lido there called the Jubliee Pool.  It had fallen into disrepair but had been restored to its former glory and was… Continue reading Jubilee Pool, Penzance

Excursions, UK

Taking the sleeper train to Cornwall for a mini adventure!

When I think of sleeper trains I tend to think of something out of an Agatha Christie novel, where you need to ‘dress for dinner’.  Something that is all wood panelling, brandy and cigars!  Well, I can’t say that the Great Western Railway Night Riviera was much like that (despite the cool name!), but it… Continue reading Taking the sleeper train to Cornwall for a mini adventure!

Excursions, UK

St Ives – Sun, Sea and Gluten Free Scones

We had a whole day to fill on the Sunday before we had to board our train back to London in the evening.  What shall we do?  Take a bus to St Ives!  It’s only 30 minutes by bus from Penzance on the south coast to St Ives on the north coast and you are… Continue reading St Ives – Sun, Sea and Gluten Free Scones