Sunset at Gurnard beach, Isle of Wight

Beautiful end to a beautiful day watching the sunset at Gurnard beach, Isle Wight! If it’s been one of those gorgeous sunny days when you know the sky will be putting on an evening display, there is no better place on the Island than Gurnard to soak up those last few rays of sunshine. Take a picnic or a bottle of wine, wrap up warm and watch the sun go down on Gurnard beach, or grab a window seat at The Woodvale pub and relax. Continue reading →

Walk the Wight 2015

Why not come and take part in Walk the Wight this weekend in aid of The Earl Mountbatten Hospice and take in some of the amazing views the Isle of Wight has to offer. To register go to their website www.walkthewight.com. Walk the Wight are celebrating the walk’s 25th anniversary and it’s the largest European charity walk of its kind! Every year thousands of people walk to raise money for the Island’s only Hospice. The event has raised over £3 million pounds. It is also Continue reading →

Cycling the Isle of Wight: fine foods and easy rides

Cycling the Isle of Wight: fine foods and easy rides The Caledon is in The Guardian! Who’d have thought it?! We have a very small but oh so exciting mention in The Guardian! Never mind the fabulous article on cycling on the Isle of Wight, and all the great things it will do for tourism here on our sunny isle, just head straight to the bottom to find us! Just kidding….in all seriousness, this is something we are really excited about. Isle of Wight Tourism Continue reading →

A great day out at Carisbrooke Castle!

A great day out at Carisbrooke Castle! We really enjoyed ourselves at Carisbrooke Castle over the school holidays. Set amongst stunning scenery, the castle is beautifully preserved with something for everyone. Our kids particularly loved the wall walk which goes all around the walls of the castle, the donkeys and the seemingly bottomless well – throw in a penny and wait for the splash, it takes ages! Come and stay with us at The Caledon Guest House in Cowes, just 15 mins drive away. Have a read Continue reading →