Tuesday travels. . . .Berwick on Tweed

Heading north towards Scotland we stopped to have a quick look at Lindisfarne.  That is the castle you can see in the distance. In 635 AD Saint Aidan came from Iona and chose to found his monastery on Lindisfarne.  It is certainly a place that caters to the tourist trade with lots of trinkets for…

Tuesday travels – Dinan Part 1

One of the prettiest towns we visited in Brittany was Dinan, in fact we visited it twice.  My husband and I visited it on our own the first time and the second time was with our son and second daughter. They were only with us for a few days in Brittany and this is one…