Cornwall – Sept 2022

Cornwall – Sept 2022

In July, we looked at a house for sale in Portmellon (near Mevagissey). We made an offer on it but it was rejected. A few weeks later we made a higher offer – which was accepted! We then had to put our house on the market as quickly as possible. That involved...
France & Cornwall July 2022

France & Cornwall July 2022

This year we decided to return to the Margueron farmhouse as it may be the last time we can come here – as the owners (Paula and Andy) are selling it, due to illness. We have wanted to return for the past few years but, like many other things, Covid got in the...
Slapton, Torcross & Salcombe – June 2022

Slapton, Torcross & Salcombe – June 2022

Another quick trip down to South Devon for some more house hunting. We wanted to view the outside of 5 houses. Three in West Charleton, two in Hope Cove and one in Kingston. So we booked a CAMC site at Slapton, just around the corner from one of our favourite places...
Hartland Feb 2022

Hartland Feb 2022

We’re thinking about downsizing, and maybe moving to Devon or Cornwall. We’ve been to these areas many times over the years, and we both like them. Ideally we’d like to be in South Devon, but it’s becoming very expensive. So we thought...
St David’s, Celtic Camping – Oct 2021

St David’s, Celtic Camping – Oct 2021

Recently we were lucky enough to spend two weeks sailing around the Greek Islands (as a celebration of Sara’s 60th birthday). Then, earlier this month Sara went to Malta for a week to learn to dive (the only remaining challenge from her ‘60 before 60’ campaign). So,...