How Tides Work

How tides work is a very large topic and this article is not replacing complex textbooks but tries at putting tides into the context of what we [the non-Scholar] need to consider when visiting the coast. So let us get started… What Controls the Tides? Most places in Britain experience two tides per day and the Read more…

Top 5 Beaches for a Day Trip from London

Top 5 Beaches for a Day Trip from London, as the UK is thinking about school holidays and long summer days it is the perfect time to escape London and head out to a beach, eat fish and chips, buy an ice cream and go for a swim. We list some great beaches, probably not the nearest to London, Read more…

Drive Visitors, Traffic, Leads & Sales

As a small business in the highly competitive UK tourism market, you are all looking to Drive visitors through the door Drive traffic to your website and social media channels Drive leads and sales Running a business in the tourism market is hard with some organisations throwing £1,000’s at marketing and the small often single establishment business Read more…

A Week in Padstow Cornwall

When I arrived in Padstow Cornwall I was welcomed by a warm wind and a positive atmosphere. I decided to grab a breakfast at a small cafe sheltered from the wind. The food was good and they were quick to serve.  Once I finished my breakfast I decided to explore the town. There were a quite Read more…

Is a beach safe to swim in the sea?

So you want to take your kids to the seaside but how do you know is a beach safe to swim in the sea? Really this falls down to three key points: Lifeguards The water quality Water conditions Not all beaches have lifeguards and measure the water quality.  If you are not confident it is best to Read more…