London Zoo for Children

Betselling novelist Faith Bleasdale takes a picnic, a friend, some small children and a lifelong fear of spiders to the legendary London Zoo.

Your First Time Surfing in Devon, England.

Faith Bleasdale overcomes her fear of sharks to try surfing lessons with a female champion and reports ‘I almost managed to stand up…’ Growing up in North Devon I was very used to the surfing culture, although I have to admit to being more of a surfing groupie than an actual surfer in my younger days.

Broomhill, North Devon, England

Faith Bleasdale discovers The Broomhill Hotel. Surrounded by nearly 300 sculptures in ten acres of gardens with a slow food restaurant.