Red Squirrels on the Isle of Wight, UK

During my time back home visiting the Isle of Wight this spring I took the time to visit Alverstone Mead, a great location to view the beautiful red squirrels and local wildlife. At peak, there are 3500 red squirrels on the island based on the success or failure of the seed crop growth in Autumn. We took the correct food to feed the squirrels and allowed plenty of time to view them. The island is the perfect nature sanctuary and well worth your patience to spot them!  Continue reading “Red Squirrels on the Isle of Wight, UK”

6 Must Do Walking Routes on the Isle of Wight

It’s hard to write just one post about the Isle of Wight, as it’s the place I was born and raised for 17 years of my life. So much to say and so much to see! But for now I’ll pick some topics and expand from there!

For starters, if you haven’t heard of the Isle of Wight yet, it’s because it is a hidden gem of the UK. It has some amazing Roman, Dinosaur and WW2 history, plenty of beaches both sandy and with stones, and countless attractions to easily fill your whole summer. And don’t forget all those great cycling and walking trails that you can explore during your vacation! Continue reading “6 Must Do Walking Routes on the Isle of Wight”