Category Archives: Travel

After the ‘party’ – luxury glamping honeymoons

On the  face of it you’d think this was off topic compared to my normal scribblings. Scratch beneath the surface though and glamping honeymoons is still a subject revolving around travel – of sorts… I was fortunate enough to head … Continue reading

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Loe Beach, Cornwall, mini watersports guide

Fancy some watersports action? Love a bit of sailing, windsurfing or kayaking? If the answer is yes then Loe Beach, Feock (Cornwall), could be the ticket. Boasting intermediate friendly conditions and nestling close to Truro – Cornwall’s capital – a … Continue reading

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Winter SUP destinations

It’s getting chillier in the UK and although the swell is pulsing most folks don’t care for the drop in temperatures that accompany the off (best) season. If you’re looking to get your SUP or surfing fix then now’s the time … Continue reading

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Cornwall kayaking – bite size location guides

I’m currently beavering away adding to/updating the long list of kayking mini spot guides on the sitons.com website. There’s already a significant list of locations – it’s now a case of making sure each entry gives a flavour of what paddlers … Continue reading

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Carbis Bay – watersports mini guide

Here’s another mini guide that’s recently been published on the sitons.com site. This time I spotlight Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall. Carbis Bay is a great little bolt hole for all types of watersports enthusiast – particularly those looking for … Continue reading

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Cornish SUP

At the end of summer, the missus and I loaded up the wagon and headed southwest to the land of pasties (Cornwall), cream teas and Rattler (cider). A spot of saltwater SUP action was needed and the forecast was looking good … Continue reading

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Essential kit for windsurfing trips

It’s getting nippier here in the UK of A and Jacky Frost is just a few weeks away – I can see him preparing his tools as I gaze out of the window, bbbrrrr… This is the time of year … Continue reading

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Luxury windsurfing holidays

Many windsurfers these days don’t just want an awesome place to sail with reliable wind and/or waves. A large proportion of windy types are plumping for the higher end luxury section of the windsurfing holiday market – and can you … Continue reading

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BSUPA Watergate SUP Surfing National Champs 2013

I caught up with Loco boss hog, Joe Thwaites, earlier today to get the ever colourful northerner’s take on this weekend’s BSUPA National SUP Surf Championships held at Watergate Bay, Cornwall. They didn’t have the biggest of conditions but levels were … Continue reading

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No more X Games Tignes!

Snowboarding has, at least for the most part, escaped the fallout from the economic turmoil that’s been ever present over the past few years. Obviously visitors to snowy climes declined in the subsequent aftermath of 2008 and overall spend in … Continue reading

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