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    Easter break suggestions.

    Eyup all.

    As per the title, I'm pondering booking a few extra days off at Easter and getting away with my OH for a longer break. FWIW, life has been very intense for both of us for the past couple of months, and we need a break. And as much as I love my job, being away from home for weeks on end in a tin box has been quite wearing for me of late, and I want to spend some quality time with OH. If I don't, there seems very little point working.

    I haven't got anywhere particular in mind, but was thinking of heading either in the direction of Oban, Eyemouth, or possibly North Wales/Anglesey. I'm not looking at a dive-specific break, I just want to spend some time with my beloved, maybe have a few dives, (shore, sea-loch, boat, don't really mind) and get into the hills. Again, no idea wether to go b&b, self catering, etc.

    I appreciate this is a "how long is a piece of string" question, but any suggestions would be appreciated.

    TIA, as always.

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    Anglesey or Lleyn peninsula is not bad at Easter, can be a bit busy

    a fair bit of shore diving and also great countryside. not too far to dip into Snowdonia either.
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    I know EXACTLY where you are coming from. After leaving the RN (lots of separation) I worked away from home Mon to Fri (lots of separation).

    Why not pay (probably) the same amount and come to Spain - more or less guaranteed sun - cheap food and drink and even (if you come to my area) some pretty diving. Or the Canaries - even hotter and better diving too! You have LOTS of airports in your area to choose from to get the best deal. Go on, you know it makes sense!








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    Guernsey. Jump on SoG's boat with us as and when for a few dives, explore the island with your OH the rest of the time.


 

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