Wightbay Blog

Think summer fun, think Wightbay

Your summer staycation sorted...Despite how much we want to jet off on our usual summer holiday abroad, the pandemic has led most of us to cancel our typical holiday plans in favor of staying more safe and reducing any risks of cancelled bookings, losing money and...

Summer staycation ideas for 2020

With many campsites set to open from July the 4th, and hotels and Airbnbs now taking bookings, a  summer ‘staycation’ in the UK might be your safest bet for this year's summer holiday. Although your plans to travel to a tropical beach may have been cancelled due to...

Bring your 2020 summer festival home!

Thousands of festival goers were meant to be heading to the likes of Glastonbury and many other big summer music events at this time. With many of us feeling so disappointed with the cancelations, it has inspired lots of music fans to create their very own mini...

Start a garden from anywhere!

It doesn't matter how big or small your outdoor area is, whether you live in a flat with a balcony, have a small courtyard or a large garden, there are plenty of ways to make any outdoor space look magnificent! Here’s a few tips on how to give your garden the wow...

Animal Therapy | The power of pets

Animal Therapy: The power of pets Humans have kept pets for thousands of years. For many of us our furry friends are key members of the family and in many cases our ‘best friends’. Their popularity comes from more than just companionship - but the unconditional love...

Wightbay Presents Summer 2018

Providing you with what's on in the Isle of Wight. Wightbay has created a plan of summer 2018 to keep you updated with all the upcoming Isle of Wight festivals and events. With events running all the way through until the 3rd November, you are bound to find something...

Change your home scene for 2017

Give your home a new look for the new year without breaking the bank. Ever thought of using your creativity to revamp your home? Upcycling, the process of converting old materials into something useful again, is a great way to freshen up your home and as you're...

4 things to do on the Isle of Wight this Christmas

Guest blog by Isle of Wight Guru On a chilly day earlier this year we headed over for a stroll along Sandown beach. As I recall, I was wearing the kind of outfit you might go skiing in, whilst my daughter had so many layers on she was almost spherical. We gawped in...