Category Archives: Channel Islands

Special: A walk to Seymour Tower, Jersey

March 2019 A few years ago I walked around the coast of Jersey (you can read about these walks here). However Jersey has a very large tidal range (about 12 metres). This means at very low tides the island more … Continue reading

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Corbière Lighthouse

March 2016 Earlier this month I went back to Jersey. When I walked around the island a few years ago, I did not go on the causeway over to Corbière lighthouse, so it was time to put that right! The … Continue reading

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102. Alderney part 2

July 2012 I had spent the night at the Saye Beach campsite. The previous day I had pitched my tent behind some bushes just behind the dunes of Saye beach in the hope I would be able to fall asleep … Continue reading

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101. Alderney Part 1

July 2012 The last of the Channel Islands that I visited and walked around is Alderney. Alderney is the third largest of the islands, but unusually for an island it does not have much in the way of ferry services. The … Continue reading

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100. Herm

July 2013 Herm was the fourth of the Channel Islands I walked around and it was a case of third time lucky! The first time I visited Herm was in 1998 on a family holiday. We had set off under clear … Continue reading

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99. Sark

July 2012 Having walked around Guernsey it was now time to visit another island, this time Sark, one I had not been to before and was looking forward to very much. Legally it is also unique with it’s law based … Continue reading

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98. Castle Cornet

July 2012 Having first planned to walk around Guernsey in 4 days but actually only taking 3 meant I had a day free. In this trip I had planned to visit Alderney and Sark, but not Herm, as I had … Continue reading

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