I can cope with most aspects of lockdown life, but…
My biggest adventure yet.
I haven’t travelled this autumn, but I’ve stayed creative. All photos taken with the Fuji 35mm F1.4 R lens (samples and lens review included).
In ‘Like Living on an Island’, Ben Holbrook explores the relationship between the residents of the Gower peninsula (south Wales) and its coastline.
A series of photos cropped using the 2.35:1 aspect ratio + tips on how to use the 2.35:1 cinematic aspect ratio to make your images look like film scenes.
From hilly hikes and autumnal adventures to city breaks and foodie sojourns, here are some ideas to help you book the perfect UK holiday this autumn.
“He’d do stupid things like that and mistake the attention he got in return for admiration.”
Here are my favourite beaches on the Gower peninsula and some insider advice on where to park, eat & drink nearby – plus tips on dog-friendly beaches & accommodation in the Gower (hotels, B&Bs, pubs & campsites).
As one of the most remote and difficult beaches to get to on the Gower peninsula in south Wales, Pwlldu Bay is the place to escape to for ‘Famous Five’ style fun and frolics.
As if we needed another excuse to crack open a few cold ones, it’s International Beer Day (held on the first Friday of August each…
Find out about Welsh Wine Week and discover 8 beautiful Welsh wines to sip yourself! #welshwineweek
Let me introduce you to the beautiful new world of Welsh wine. Yes, really! Wine from Wales! Wales in the UK!
Something’s changed. I’ve changed, the world’s changed, this blog has changed.
A poem by Ben Holbrook dedicated to the beautiful pubs of South Wales’ glorious Gower Peninsula.
From the rugged Welsh coastline to the Dales up north, this is your guide to the most beautiful national parks in the UK.
‘Surrender’ explores the internal battles many of us have fought during the Coronavirus lockdown, while hinting at the juxtaposition of countless lives being devastated against a backdrop of spring in full bloom.
I asked my fellow pub-loving travel blogger friends for their top tips on the best boozers in Scotland, Wales, Ireland and England! Here are the results!
Thanks to the customer booking data from Glencor Golf, we have compiled a list of the best golf courses in the UK – as voted by avid golf hobbyists and PGA professionals alike.
From surfing to hiking, sleeping to eating, here’s your essential guide to one of the best beach/surf/camping destinations in the UK.
Light Breaks Where No Sun Shines (Poem by Dylan Thomas, Visuals by Ben Holbrook) Light breaks where no sun shines; Where no sea runs, the…
A haven from the chaos of contemporary culture, Gliffaes Country House Hotel is the rural retreat you’ve been dreaming of.
Recover, reset and revel in the only 4-star hotel in Wales’ glorious Brecon Beacons.
How do you feel about travelling in your own country? I left Wales almost 11 years ago (to move to Barcelona and then London –…
When I think of Wales, I think of home. I think of my friends and family… my sunburned youth. Of endless days at the beach, chasing waves and girls. Summers spent in soggy tents and cars without air conditioning.
I’ve been home in Wales for the last week or so, catching up with old friends and family. Drinking endless pints of Guinness and Gower…
Learn to ride or hone your equestrian skills in the outstanding natural beauty of Mid Wales.
My father brought me here when I was a wee nipper. He picked me up and plonked me down on a cushion of moss that…
I went home to Swansea this week and spent some time with nature… and my mum. I’m still struck by how breathtakingly beautiful it is…
Camping on the Gower Peninsula has become a holy grail for many adventurous Brits looking to escape to the rolling waves and hills. Being brought…
“Take an hour for lunch and be back here ready for the dinner rush,” David told me. Luckily I had my board in the car. I…