Posts Tagged ‘ Bournemouth ’

Saturday snippets: 16th January 2016

Jan 16th, 2016 | By

Glass cars, selfies in Mumbai and why Bournemouth has something in common with Abu Dhabi are items that Adrian has spotted this week.



A day in…Bournemouth and the Isle of Purbeck

Jan 14th, 2015 | By
Bournemouth beach and pier

Known as a popular summer destination, Anna Maria Espsäter explores the delights of the Dorset coast in winter.



Saturday snippets: 29th November 2014

Nov 29th, 2014 | By

Bournemouth and Blackpool took some knocks his week, Israel put on display recently found antiquities and where is the tallest Christmas tree in the UK?



Thailand meets England

Aug 3rd, 2013 | By

Many of the international tourism boards tend to hold events in just London. Thailand is one of the few that venture into other places and in August, they are involved with events that showcase the country and its food at places in the south of England.



Plan B

Mar 26th, 2013 | By

When looking at the weather forecast for Easter, you’d be forgiven for thinking spring has been put on hold. We think the occasional rain shower is part of England’s charm, but if that doesn’t wash with you why not enjoy Blighty’s great array of indoor attractions – the perfect backup plan for when the dark clouds appear



National chocolate week: sssh! Don’t tell the dentist

Oct 5th, 2012 | By

Not that we need an excuse but Monday marks the start of National Chocolate Week. For all those with a sweet tooth, VisitEngland has put together a list of the top five chocolate experiences in the country. Just don’t tell the dentist!



There’s no place like home: UK summer festivals to visit

Aug 31st, 2012 | By

UK summer festivals



Bournemouth beats Ibiza

Mar 23rd, 2012 | By

Which place boasts the better beach: Bournemouth or Ibiza? Somewhat surprisingly the Dorset resort has been beaten Ibiza – plus the likes of Benidorm and Gran Canaria – in a list of Europe’s top beaches!



Bournemouth and the Weather

May 29th, 2009 | By

You might remember last Monday. Bank Holiday Monday.It was dry in the south east where I was. Well until early evening when the heavens began to open.The weather forecast for the day in England was for rain spreading from the south west.Now in Bournemouth it stayed fine all day. If fact it was pretty warm at 22 degrees. And that’s the problem. According to Mark Smith, Head of Tourism at Bournemouth Council it should have had thundery showers in the Bournemouth area. Because the public
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