Traipsing to Manati Bay on a warm winter’s day

Mainiti bay walk start point

The views from the ridges in Blue Hill were bathed in beautiful morning sunshine, our world, a ball, reinforced by the perfect meeting of sky and sea on the horizon. The yellow gorse bushes suggested a ‘mirage’ of proximity to the shore, distracting the party of walkers from the terrain that we would have to […]

Last walk to landmark before explosions rock airport site

Rocky outcrop

A “last chance” walk to one of St Helena’s most spectacular landmarks has been organised – before explosions on the island’s airport site make it too dangerous. The construction works on Prosperous Bay Plain will be closed off to the public from 6 August 2012 until further notice. A government statement said: “In order to […]