Today marks the start of a 2 week period set up by The Ramblers Association called The Festival of Winter Walks. Its aim is to get people out walking during the festive period and take in the beautiful views across the UK. It’s a great way to get fit when you get walking, even in Winter.
I love to walk and here are some of my favourite places.
Regular readers of mine will know that the beach is my favourite place in the world. Weather is irrelevant. I enjoy it even when it’s cold and blustery.
WOODS & FORESTS
I regularly walk in the woods and it’s wonderful to see the effect that the changing seasons has on the flora and fauna.
This year we’ve tried to take the longer scenic routes when having a day out rather than just driving on motorways. There are some beautiful countryside and quaint towns and villages. It’s nice to stop off for a walk around and explore the history.
Brighton has become one of my favourite seaside towns to walk around. Beautiful architecture, street art, shops and of course the beach.
I recently went to London for a concert and we stayed over for the night so that we could do some sightseeing. We walked miles exploring the Thames waterside, city buildings and parks. And doesn’t it look so much more appealing when the skies are blue and the sun shines? You can always wrap up warm.
Do you like to walk?
Do you see walking as a way to get fit or does the winter weather put you off?
Where are your favourite destinations?
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