Where to Stay in St. Peter Port, Guernsey

St. Pierre Park Hotel

  The small city of St. Peter Port is located on Guernsey in the Channel Islands off the French coast of Normandy. With a total population of approximately 16,500, St. Peter Port offers a surprisingly good selection of hotels, from one true 5-star luxury hotel to a handful of good 3 and 4-star hotels. When choosing where to stay in St. Peter Port, note that you can walk from one side of ... Read Full Article

Insider’s Guide to the Channel Islands

St Helier, Jersey

  In the English Channel, just a few miles off the coast of Brittany, lie the Channel Islands, comprising the islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Herm, Sark and Alderney.As bailiwicks, these self-governing British Crown Dependencies retain a form of government that has been in force for 1000 years. The Bailiwick of Jersey is a separate entity, while the three smaller islands are parts of the ... Read Full Article

Lovely Little Herm Island

The fields of Herm Island

After reading a beautiful little book called The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, my two daughters and I chose to spend the summer holiday in the Channel Islands. Nothing inspires travel quite like a good book. In the English Channel, off the coast of Brittany, are the islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm. One day, while roaming about in Guernsey’s diminutive ... Read Full Article