Framlingham Town Trail

Framlingham town trail
Following the Framlingham Town Trail is a great way of exploring this pretty Suffolk town. I'm very lucky to live close to Framlingham and I never tire of the wonderful houses and buildings I come across either on my way to the small supermarket to buy groceries, popping to the post office or into one of the many independent shops. Its a lovely little town full of character and well worth a...
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Old Felixstowe

Old Felixstowe Suffolk days out
Old Felixstowe has been on my list of places to visit for ages. I've never been before and I had heard some great things about the place. I love my visits to Felixstowe and have been many times but I had never ventured to the north of the town where Old Felixstowe is situated. In August 2020, the first lockdown had been over for a little while and we were allowed to venture out again. I was loo...
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An American Exploring Suffolk County

entrance to Christchurch Park
Exploring Suffolk can be great fun and following a visit to University of Suffolk to speak to year 2 tourism students I met Jennifer Wilson who seems to love Suffolk as much as I do! She has written this blog which is a great read and so wonderful to get someone elses view on what exploring Suffolk has mean't to them. I'm sure you will enjoy it! Happy reading!! An American Exploring Suffolk Count...
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Lavenham Guildhall

Lavenham guildhall days out in Suffolk
Lavenham Guildhall is a stunning building found in the centre of Lavenham. Its one of those buildings that just stops you in your tracks and you stroll around Lavenham soaking in all its charm. Located in the Market Place, it really is amazing to think that this wonderful building is almost 500 years old! What to Expect from a Visit to Lavenham Guildhall Dating back to medieval times, Lavenh...
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Guide to Suffolk Beach Huts

Southwold beach huts
Here is a guide to Suffolk beach huts to help you discover these wonderful little buildings when you are on your travels around the county. Guide to Suffolk Beach Huts Beach huts always seem to make me smile. From their vibrant colours brightening up a dull and gloomy day to the inventive and quirky names that make you smile as you walk past. There is so much to love about them! Suffolk h...
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Debenham: A Photo Tour

Tudor house Debenham Suffolk
The pretty village of Debenham is well worth a visit if you have a couple of hours to spare. It is one of those villages that you either drive through on your way to somewhere or you see it signposted on route. The village has a lovely character and is full of wonderful period cottages and buildings as well as a few delightful shops. Debenham: A Photo Tour I started my walk in the village of Deb...
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Strawberry Picking in Suffolk

strawberry picking suffolk
Strawberry picking is quite nostalgic don't you think? Every year we always say "We must go strawberry picking" and as usual, remember to go when its too late and the season has finished! This year was different and we have been a couple of times, mainly because we enjoyed going so much the first time, we made it a regular thing whenever we wanted some strawberries! Strawberry Picking in Suffo...
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4 Top Tips for Finding Days Out in Suffolk

Suffolk days out captains wood orford
Looking for help in finding days out in Suffolk? Here are my 4 tops tips.... I have been actively exploring Suffolk for many years and I'm always looking to discover new places to visit. It goes without saying that it has been a difficult time for us all recently, with the Covid-19 pandemic. I think it is going to take a bit of time get used to and find our 'new normal' when visiting places...
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The Blog for Suffolk!

Aldeburgh Shingle Beach
The Blog for Suffolk! Welcome! If you are looking for an insiders view of Suffolk then you have come to the right place! My blog Postcard from Suffolk, brings you all the wonderful places you can visit in this wonderful county and some places beyond Suffolk too! My passion for Suffolk has grown over the years since moving here in 2004. It was a bit of a culture shock to say the least but I h...
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Exploring Snape

exploring snape suffolk
Exploring Snape is one of my favourite things to do and I can often be found there in my free time. We visited a few weeks ago before the Coronavirus situation brought us all into lockdown. Such an intensely worrying time at the moment and my thoughts have been with everyone as we try and all do our bit to try and get through it the best we can. Although its not possible to visit places like...
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