Osborne House:Isle of Wight in the winter

I like to visit the Isle of Wight all year round so the colder months of winter do not put me off making the journey ‘abroad’ with Wightlink ferries. One of the attractions which I recently visited was Osborne House. At the time I visited the upstairs was closed to the public as was the Swiss Cottage but it still meant […]

Classy (West) Cowes on the Isle of Wight.

  Say Cowes and immediately you conjure up a nautical picture, Cowes Week in August and yachts with billowing white sails. You don’t have to be a yachty to enjoy Cowes as I found out when I took a short break there at the end of our glorious summer. Did I say glorious, summer and […]

Caledon Guest House ~Cowes

For a local I don’t get over to the Isle of Wight nearly enough but all this is going to change now because  The Grey Traveller has happened on the Caledon Guest House in beautiful classy Cowes on the northern tip of the Isle Of Wight. I booked online a few weeks before visiting and Mark the host […]