My stay in the Isles of Scilly was sponsored; this article has been published in partnership with Isles of Scilly Travel. All opinions expressed are my own.
I wish you could have been there with me when my 19-seat Skybus flight from Exeter came into land on the island of St Mary’s. As we approached the runway the view from the window was akin to something from a Caribbean holiday rather than a staycation in England; azure blue ocean boarded a windswept and rocky coastline which gave way to a lush green landscape.
Aireal island views of Tresco and Bryher from Skybus
Sitting just 30 miles off the coast of Cornwall the Isles of Scilly have remained somewhat under the travel radar for 20 and 30 somethings to date, and having seen what it has to offer I just can’t think why. Granted, when I visited (May 2019) I had