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Exploring Clun Castle in Shropshire – Castle Review

Built: The original motte-and-bailey castle here was built in the late 11th century. It was then rebuilt sometime before 1233 Location: Newport St, Clun, Craven Arms SY7 8JT History: Clun Castle sits high on a natural rocky mound in a loop of the river Clun, on the edge of the small, picturesque town of the same name. Founded shortly… Continue reading Exploring Clun Castle in Shropshire – Castle Review

England · Stays · Travel · Wales

Review: Bitterley Shepherd’s Rest Near Ludlow

What feels like a lifetime ago, was only something we did back in February. A stay in Bitterley Shepherd's Rest near Ludlow, the perfect little staycation that wasn't too far from home. Described as a "charming shepherds hut with breath-taking views across Shropshire and short distance to Ludlow, ideal for a couple (and a dog)… Continue reading Review: Bitterley Shepherd’s Rest Near Ludlow

England · Scotland · Travel

Discover Northumberland: 5 Things to Do in Alnwick

The beautiful town of Alnwick can be found in Northumberland, near England's North East coast. This is an attractive small town that my family are planning on re-visiting next year (finally a family holiday after three years of waiting)! It's the perfect place to stay if you want to experience all that Northumberland has to… Continue reading Discover Northumberland: 5 Things to Do in Alnwick

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Historical Guide to Visiting Derbyshire

Good morning everyone! I'm super excited to share this guest post that has been written by the lovely Molly! She's an absolute expert when it comes to this area and clearly knows her stuff! I've been following her blog lovelylocalindie for a little while now and have absolutely LOVED reading her content (and it's perfect… Continue reading Historical Guide to Visiting Derbyshire