Monthly Archives: October 2014

42. St Martin’s and White Island

July 2011 St Martin’s is the northernmost of the populated Isles of Scilly and the third largest of the islands. It has three settlements, Higher Town, Middle Town and Lower Town (imaginative I’m sure you’ll agree). It is also the … Continue reading

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41. Tresco

July 2011 Tresco is the second largest of the Isles of Scilly and perhaps the best known, since it houses the Tresco Abbey Gardens which is probably the biggest tourist attraction on the islands. As a result I was advised to … Continue reading

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The Western Rocks (Scilly)

July 2011 First off, a confession. This isn’t actually a walk (hence why I haven’t numbered this post), but there is a good reason for that, which is that the Western Rocks are not accessible to the public. They are … Continue reading

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40. St Mary’s

July 2011 St Mary’s is the largest of the Isles of Scilly and my base for the week. I soon learnt than on the islands, St Mary’s is known as “the mainland” and the other islands the “off islands”. The … Continue reading

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