"There's a magical tie to the land of our home, which the heart cannot break, though the footsteps may roam."
May cannot come soon enough when I go to Ireland
The Cliffs Valley straddles the Blue Ridge mountains of North and South Carolina with an expansive country estate-style clubhouse boating a ballroom that comfortably seats up to 250 guests. In addition, the clubhouse has six private event rooms, an old English-style pub, and several dining rooms and terraces that overlook the spectacular Valley golf course. The Cliffs Valley is also home to the charming and historic Nature Center, a popular choice for intimate celebrations.
Lundy Island beach- The Landmark Trust owns this three-mile-long slab of granite in the middle of the Bristol Channel, there's no hotel but you can stay in one of the 23 characterful self-catering options on the island, which include a lighthouse and a castle. There's a pub, a shop, miles of coastal walks, wild cliffs for climbers, a marine reserve for diving fans and wildlife galore both on- and off-shore, including silka deer, Lundy ponies, Soay sheep, dolphins, seals and basking…