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Bordering with County Durham, Tyne & Wear, Cumbria and the Scottish border, Northumerland is England’s most northerly county. If you visit Northumberland, you could find yourself sailing on a boat to near by islands, or exploring sweeping valleys, forests or sand dunes. The northumberland coast is my favourite place to get away to when I need some space, or to be somewhere tranquil. It really is somewhere special. The area is steeped… Read More

Norway is the longest country in Europe, with approximately one third of the country sitting north of the Arctic Circle. You might think of Norway as somewhere with only snow and ice and while this is correct in winter, the summer opens up the country to green meadows, rocky mountains that cascade into the crashing ocean beneath. Adventurer and outdoor writer Ash Routen says Given it’s latitude and terrain you can pack… Read More