Vitamin Sea with doors opening onto the sea

Fabulous sunshine has arrived

Finally got the summer clothes out (and the fake tan!) last weekend – the temperature this week has been amazing!  Summer has arrived with real gusto so time to get…


Beaches are empty this time of year!

Ever been to Camber Sands?

One of our guests told us about their summer holidays…. This summer, we spent a week at Hakuna Matata cottage (great name, right!?!), a very charming self-catering holiday cottage in Camber,…


Flea market tea cups and tea pots

A little bit of an addiction – Antique Fairs!

Spring is a time for taking stock, for recycling all the unwanted items in the house and maybe re-inventing the interior of your home.  One of the most economical ways…


Swallows and Amazons, and the Railway Children

Swallows and Amazons, and the Railway Children by Mark Weaver Our base for the long bank holiday weekend was Prawles Oast Barn in Ewhurst Green, East Sussex, a lovely scandinavian style lodge…


World Class Wine

With recent excitement surrounding Chapel Down wine and the Royal wedding it is hardly surprising that the South Eastern vineyards are producing continuous quality. Winning Rose…


Beach Holidays In The South East

You would not normally think of Kent and Sussex as a typical beach location, perhaps Spain and the South of France, and of course Cornwall and Devon, but Kent and…