The Bournemouth Journey, Part 7: Mystery Trail and Beach

Wednesday, 2nd September: Today, we tried to solve a „treasure trail“ puzzle we bought at the Tourist Information. It should cover the „Gardens & Sands“ of Bournemouth, and as I eagerly wanted to visit the gardens anyway, this would be an ideal solution to do so and have some  entertaining hours for the rest who … The Bournemouth Journey, Part 7: Mystery Trail and Beach

The Bournemouth Journey, Part 5: Corfe Castle

Monday, 31st August: Corfe Castle, a medieval construction dating back to the 12th century, also can be reached easily by public buses. From the Tourist Information Centre we chose to take the longer walk, which would first take us to The Rings, an old fortress site which had once been used to besiege the Castle. … The Bournemouth Journey, Part 5: Corfe Castle

The Bournemouth Journey, Part 4: A day at the beach

Sunday, 30th August: Today wasn’t very spectacular: we just went to the Oceanarium in the morning, which shows a multitude of animals from in and around the seven seas, and some rivers also. New since this springs are a couple of Humboldt penguins. It’s quite nicely done, but far too small for my taste. But … The Bournemouth Journey, Part 4: A day at the beach

The Bournemouth Journey, Part 1: Arrival

Thursday, 27th August: This year, we chose Bournemouth in South West England as destination for our family holiday, because we were looking for some Doctor Who event we could attend. As such events are rarely found anywhere outside the UK (except from the US), we chose the one in Bournemouth, in the end of August, … The Bournemouth Journey, Part 1: Arrival