A winter walk at Brancaster Beach

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Rich and I drove to the North Norfolk coast today. It was a beautiful day so we thought we’d make the most of it with a walk along the beach in Brancaster and a pub lunch. There are lots of great (and fancy) restaurants in this area but we picked the super low-key Jolly Sailors pub. They had the renowned Brancaster mussels on their menu, which I desperately wanted to try. I’m so glad I did; they were delicious. They’re in season until April so you still have a few months to go if you’d like to give them a try? After that, it’ll be time for lobsters and crabs! 

After our lunch, we went to the beach. I wanted to stay until sunset but it was way too cold. We did have a lovely walk for a while though and it was great seeing the kite surfers getting ready to go at sea. Walking along a beach – no matter what the weather is – might be one of my favourite things to do at the weekend. That and going out for brunch. Something for tomorrow?

Are any of my followers based in Norfolk? I’d love to hear where you like going at the weekend. 

  • Mummy B Blog UK Family Lifestyle
    24th January 2015

    I am! I'm in south Norfolk! We love, Wells, Southwold, Knettishal Heath, Santon Downham and Thornham. Xxx

  • lauramariehowell
    26th January 2015

    Have you explored any of the Suffolk coastline? Places like Southwold, Aldeburgh and Woodbridge are all lovely! x

  • Valerie
    26th January 2015

    Hi! Nice to meet you 🙂 Thanks so much for stopping by the blog and commenting. I don't know Knettishal Heath, Santon Downham and Thornham at all. Adding them to my list. Thank you so much! xx

  • Valerie
    26th January 2015

    Yes! I loooove the Suffolk coastline. My boyfriend is from Felixstowe. Southwold and Aldeburgh are gorgeous. I have yet to go to Woodbridge though. Thanks so much for the reminder xx

  • Arden Rubens (TOPCOAT)
    27th January 2015

    Lovely! What a beautiful location. xx

    TOPCOAT

  • Valerie
    27th January 2015

    Aw thanks! Yes, it really is stunning <3 xx

  • df
    29th January 2015

    Low-key pubs sometimes have the best food 🙂 Great photos ~

    xxLauren
    http://ellekae.com

  • sha pete
    29th January 2015

    this makes me miss the beach. gorgeous shots x

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