In March 2015, a partial eclipse of the Sun, visible from Britain, brought back fond memories of a frantic chase across rolling countryside on Wednesday 11th August 1999, the last time a total solar eclipse was visible from the UK (from the tip of Cornwall). Only this wasn’t the Cornish peninsula we were crossing, but the mosaic of French fields dotting the rural landscape in northern France. Pin it for later
Hi, I’m Sara, founder and writer at Travel Continuum, where I write about my global travel experiences, with a special passion for starry skies and sustainability. I believe in the power of education through travel, and here I share the tales and tips that I find interesting and inspiring. I hope that you do too. _______________________________ continuum /kənˈtɪnjʊəm/: Like the seasons changing gradually over time, a continuum is a sequence of elements where the extremes are very different, but each individual stage is barely distinguishable from the next.