Karen Mackay was born and raised in Upstate New York, by her American (Scarsdale, NY) father, Scottish (Thurso, Cathiness) mother and was schooled in Ireland & the USA.
Claire Haithwaite was born in Jersey and, at the age of 18, moved to London to pursue a career in design, publishing and retail design. Eventually she moved to Amsterdam where she renovated a number of Dutch canal houses.
The Guernsey and Jersey islands hiking trails offer stunning views from high up on cliffs or below on beaches. I want to share some hikes that have made me feel connected with this place so far.
If you have been considering boating in the Channel Islands, but don’t know where to start, then you have come to the right place!
As two of the most southerly headlands on the island of Jersey, Noirmont and Portelet face directly into the prevailing south-westerly winds, with nothing but open ocean between them and the coast of France.