Yuletide Traditions…

14.12.18 - Yuletide Traditions…

With its proximity to the North Pole, it’s no surprise that our friends in Iceland have a particularly good relationship with Santa – so good in fact, that the “Jólasveinar” or the Yuletide Lads, 13 (yes 13) Santa-like trolls visit Icelandic children (and grown-ups apparently) on 13 consecutive days, starting from 12 December.

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External cladding!

07.12.18 - External cladding!

How many of you have flicked through the pages of Cabin Porn, or let Pinterest take you on a journey through the backcountries of the USA, Iceland, the Alps or Norwegian Fjords. You marvel, even drool over image after image of idyllic, remote cabins, hand built by a foregone generation, each telling their own story enriched with joy and hardship in equal measures.

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The Hole of Horcum

06.12.18 - The Hole of Horcum

The Hole of Horcum is a section of valley, the Levisham Beck, upstream of Levisham and Lockton, in the Tabular Hills of the North York Moors National Park in Northern England. The hollow is four hundred feet deep and about three quarters of a mile across…..

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