Sneaking in Autumnal Sun …



After walloping us with heavy rain and treacherous winds, this week nature snuck in some sun. In the Channel Island of Guernsey a string of dazzling autumnal afternoons felt more like spring. This warm, unexpected sunshine somehow felt stolen. Ideal days to run on beaches, scramble over rocks, plot future adventures and remember past swims …




On Twitter, see #GuSwimSpot for more. Guernsey is in the British Channel Islands, anchored just off the coast of northern France. Visit Guernsey is the official visitor info source. Fans of gorgeous coves and secret bays should pick up a copy of the Guernsey Beach Guide – which profiles 29 (yes, 29) glorious beaches.


Published by Belinda Dixon

I'm a travel & adventure writer (Lonely Planet), broadcaster (BBC Radio Devon & BBC Guernsey) and the British Exploring Society's media Leader on its 2016 Himalaya expedition. I write a blog that aims to inspire adventures; deliver inspiring training and record and edit powerful oral history archives.

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