The carpet of snowdrops stretches across acres of woods that have been allowed to develop naturally for many hundreds of years. It is told that, after being banished from the Garden of Eden, Eve sat on a stone and wept. It was snowing and God, ever merciful, sent an angel to comfort her.
I'd never given much thought to salt. Our bodies need it – but not too much; we sprinkle it on icy roads and paths to stop us slipping; and its uses go way back in history.
Since 1335, the Tregothnan Estate, which stands just outside Truro near the River Fal, has belonged to the Boscawen family. The family’s interest in unusual plants has been handed down the generations.
It was my local council who, as I entered the second half of my sixth decade, unknowingly launched me into a new career.
What do you need to look out for when shopping online? Is it time to strengthen your passwords and update software?
Retirement doesn’t (and shouldn’t) mean you have to stop having fun – think of it as a new window of opportunity; the next chapter in your life so to speak
La Serenissima - the city that is wedded to the sea each year when a ring is cast into the lagoon seemed wreathed in sunshine as a beautiful bride should be. Venice sparkled with the light dancing on the waves as we crossed to the Lido by water bus.
The Orkneys Islands had been at the forefront of two world wars and the spirit of a small group of people forced to work there during the Second World War, left a tiny jewel that stands as a testimony to that spirit.
From walking and running, to dancing and simply getting out of a chair, hips play a crucial role in helping to keep mobile. To ensure that hips are kept healthy, natural supplement, Litozin+, which is clinically proven to help with joint pain and mobility problems, has put together its top five tips for happy hips.
Holidays for singles over 50? Take a look at our Explore the World section and UK & Ireland. A lot of our travel and holiday ideas are ideal for men and women over 50 whether or not you are travelling solo or with a partner or friends. If you are single and want to see new places and meet new people you can also get inspiration from our 'Inspiring People' section which gives many personal accounts of people who have challenged themselves climbing mountains, running marathons, setting up a new business, travelling around the world.
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A little bit of extra comfort can make all the difference on safari. For an incredible Africa overland tour that won't be spoilt by cramped vehicles, AIF have more space than other overlanders.
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African photo safari specialists Africa in Focus run small group adventure camping safaris that take in Africa's most iconic destinations and wildlife. More about African photo safari