Suffolk isn’t as sleepy as it looks from the outside. Luckily, based here at Woodfarm Barns and Barges, in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, we get to experience all of this county’s vast history, unique quirks and breathtaking beauty on our very own doorstep.
Swallows and Amazons forever; the cry sings out from the pages of Arthur Ransome’s classic story as the Walker children prepare for another adventure aboard a little wooden boat called “Swallow.” At the age of 10, I spent many happy hours with my nose in a book wishing I could join them. Ever since reading these classic stories of a utopian childhood spent messing about in boats I have been desperate to own my own sailing craft.
Starting at less then 60 miles from the Florida coast, the chain of islands and rocky outcrops which make up the Bahamas are some of the most picturesque beach holiday destinations in the world. Famous for its fantastic diving and snorkelling, but also offering a wide variety of other beach related activites, it is a popular tourist destination.