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Aberdovey – Everything you want from the Sea


Travel: 2-3 hours from most areas of the midlands. There are direct trains from Birmingham New Street, International, Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury, for around £30-40 return (less with railcards) 268 more words


Saltburn – Plain, but Ticks Some Boxes


Travel: Getting to Saltburn from the Midlands by train is near-impossible, for most it’s a 3-hour drive or less up the A1.

Located on the edge of the… 176 more words


Formby - My Favourite!


Travel: Around two hours for most areas of the midlands, M6 then M62. It can be done through train by a return ticket to Liverpool Lime Street for around about £10-20 from most midland stations like Stafford, Wolverhampton and Birmingham. 248 more words


Staithes – Scenic, Colourful and Unique


Travel: Driving to Staithes is the safest bet from the midlands, you will spend most of your journey on the A1, this is not an all motorway route. 212 more words


Escaping London: Day-hiking Hastings to Rye

With a hint of early spring in the air it seemed like a good idea to escape London.  In an hour-and-a-half we arrived in Hastings, one of England’s oldest seaside towns.   843 more words

Day Hiking