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Not ready to give up on the holiday! Portchester Castle

The car was packed and we set off for the ferry early as we’d seen the queues to travel home when we arrived. No problem this time and we were allowed on an earlier ferry! Anya sobbed the entire journey πŸ™

We weren’t ready to give up on the holiday just yet so we drove to Portchester Castle, an English Heritage site only 15 minutes from the ferry.

Unfortunately the castle was hosting an event and we weren’t in the mood for joining in with it so we just enjoyed the exterior and loved spending time exploring the beach.
Finally it was time to head home and end the holiday for 20717 :'( Two hours after getting home we had this:
It really reflected our glum mood πŸ™


  1. Inhate getting back from holiday and fighting the blues it brings with it! I usually embrace the things I am happy to see (like my own bed… and our cats) and then I don’t feel so glum. Plus its a sign that you have had an awesome hols and made great memories!

  2. I love to sneak in a last minute adventure to prolong the holiday and squeeze every second out of it. Gorgeous photos. Just sorry the weather wasn’t so welcoming to come home to. Thanks for linking to #DreamTeam x

  3. We saw your photos on Instagram and can’t blame you for wanting to stuck the last out of summer. Its nice seeing another local blogger visit the destinations we love so much too πŸ™‚ I bet you had a great time on the Isle of Wight x #ExplorerKids

  4. I absolutely love a castle. I’m in America, so we don’t have many, but the ones I’ve seen are so amazing! One day I hope to make it to your side of the pond and see the beautiful building full of history.

    Thanks for joining us this week! #GlobalBlogging

  5. Such good timing that you’ve missed the rain. Your photos are gorgeous. Shame the castle had an event going on after you spend that time driving. Oh well… that’s something to look forward to next year right? πŸ™‚ x

    Thank you for linking up with us on #ExplorerKids Linky.

  6. Oooh I went to uni in Portsmouth so I used to go to Porchester castle at the weekends with my husband (obvs he was a bf at the time!). Brings back good memories. Look forward to you guest hosting #fortheloveofblog this week with us xx

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