PoPa: Visiting Isle of Skye

isle of skye scotland from uig bay to dunvegan castle

PoPa, a series of Posts by Hans Couwenbergh, a.k.a. Paps.   After the beauty of Glencoe our expectations for the Isle of Skye were even higher. Skye isn’t technically an island anymore as it is very conveniently connected with the mainland via a bridge. As Read Post

British films with the best castle and mansion scenes

Chatsworth House

The recent runaway success of TV shows such as Downton Abbey and the Harry Potter films has once again reignited the love of Britain’s many stately homes, castles and mansions. In this article we take a look at a group of movies which showcase the Read Post

Things to do in Cornwall

Things to do in Cornwall, Tintagel Castle

Cornwall is located at the most south-west tip of Great Britain. As a peninsula, Cornwall is fully exposed to the winds coming from the sea, but that should not hold you back from visiting. There are plenty of things to do in Cornwall.   Things Read Post