The Locals' Blogs

All our bloggers are Islanders who want to share the things they love best about the Island, including some great ‘Islanders only’ knowledge to the best spots for anything from picnicking to wild swimming!

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The locals' blogs
by: Alix Robinson

Guest blogger, David Thornton, has some top tips to help get you in the mood for love this&nbsp;Valentine's. &nbsp; Do it the Wight way and avoid a massacre on Febru...

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The locals' blogs
by: Mrs B

Mrs. B and the gals head over to the Island Wellness Spa at the West Bay Country Club, Yarmouth for an afternoon of necessary luxury.&nbsp;

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The locals' blogs
by: Marianne Su-Yin

If beaches on every coast, walking routes galore, eateries, activities and fabulous family days out weren't enough, a visit to the Isle of Wight wouldn't be complete...

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The locals' blogs
by: Spike the Vizsla

January is traditionally the time of year when our owners resolve to get fit, and following a running plan is a brilliant way to do this with the Isle of Wight offer...

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The locals' blogs
by: Mrs B

It’s that time of year again when some of us start our new year’s resolutions - you know the kind of thing - use less plastic, eat well, get fit, learn a new skill,...

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The locals' blogs
by: Marianne Su-Yin

It's not too late to buy that special Christmas present and artisan gifts are a very special way to share seasonal love and thoughtfulness, and the Island is full of...

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The locals' blogs
by: The Master Mariner

The Wife and I were lucky enough to be invited along the other night to sample the new menu from the clever chaps over at Three Buoys in Ryde. Having discovered this...

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The locals' blogs
by: Marianne Su-Yin

How will the Isle of Wight Literary Festival spark your child's imagination? Now in its 6th year, the Isle of Wight Literary Festival held in Cowes in October is big...

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The locals' blogs
by: Spike the Vizsla

Going for walks is one of my favourite things, as well as pointing at rabbits and chewing slippers. This summer I have been enjoying visiting some of the Isle of Wig...

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The locals' blogs
by: Lady Penelope

Tallulah the amazing dancing dog does not get a great many invitations to afternoon tea, so it was on with the pearls and off to the Albert Cottage Hotel in East Cow...

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