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The Best Cottages in Cornwall for your holiday!

Cheswardine

With staggeringly beautiful sandy beaches, clifftop hikes with surreal views, rugged moorland and distinctive local culture, Cornwall is like nowhere else in the UK. If you’re planning a trip to this incredible region, you’re probably wondering where exactly to stay. There are hundreds of accommodation options in Cornwall, including countless Cornish holiday cottages. Why stay […]

How to Visit Tarquin’s Gin Distillery (near Padstow in Cornwall)

Tarquins near Padstow tasting room

Like most people in the UK, I’ve become an amateur gin connoisseur over the last few years. So when I started travelling in Cornwall and trying the local Cornish gin, I saw one name in particular everywhere: Tarquin.  I ended up in the Tarquin’s shops in Fowey and Padstow, tried some samples, and I was […]

How to Visit Pendennis Castle: Falmouth’s Coastal Fortress

Pendennis Castle: one of the best things to do in Falmouth

If you’re visiting Falmouth, why not head to Pendennis Castle and watch 500 years of history come alive? Pendennis Castle was built due to the threat of invasion and remained a mighty fortress when it came to defending historic England. Sitting on a headland overlooking Carrick Roads and the Fal Estuary, it is a place […]

Things to do in Kynance Cove and visiting tips for the beach

Kynance Cove on the Lizard

If you’re into white sand beaches and beautiful blue seas, you’ve got to visit Kynance Cove Beach while in Cornwall! This is one of the most spectacular beaches in the region – and the whole country.  If you’re wondering how to visit Kynance Cove, this blog post will help you out!  Where is Kynance Cove […]

Guide to Pumpkin Picking at Farrington’s Farm (near Bristol)

pumpkin picking

If you’re looking for somewhere to go pumpkin picking near Bristol, I recommend Farrington’s Farm.  This pumpkin patch has everything you could want – activities, refreshments, a carving area, and of course, a pumpkin field full of pumpkins! Whether you’re visiting Farrington’s as a family or without kids in tow (my boyfriend and I went […]

Things to do in Totnes: full travel guide

View of totnes houses

If you’re looking for things to do in Totnes, this blog post is here to help! Totnes is one of the best places to visit in Devon, with centuries of fascinating history and a fun arty atmosphere.  This south Devon town is inland, but it is still one of the most popular places in Devon. […]

Things to do in Launceston: Cornwall’s Old County Town!

Launceston street

 From visiting the ancient castle to exploring the historic town centre, there are lots of things to do in Launceston. Its inland location means that it is not that popular with tourists, but although it is not a big town, there is so much to uncover here.  It’s a fantastic place to visit if you […]

15+ Fun Things to do in Okehampton and around Dartmoor!

Okehampton Castle

If you’re looking for things to do in Okehampton, you’ve come to the right place! With attractions ranging from exploring an ancient castle to walks on one of England’s most famous moors, there are lots of places to enjoy in and around the town.  Okehampton isn’t a huge place, and you could easily see the […]

18+ Unique Things to do in Mevagissey, Cornwall

Mevagissey Harbour

There are many things to do in Mevagissey, from beautiful beaches to charismatic pubs and cafes to stunning surroundings.  This Cornish fishing village is a charming place that feels a lot more local than other spots on the coastline, with cob and slate cottages that hark back to its historic pilchard trade and rich maritime […]

Epic Things to do in Land’s End: UK’s most westerly point!

Lands End Signpost

From epic views and coastal walks to family-friendly attractions, there are so many things to do in Land’s End. It is one of the most famous landmarks in Cornwall and has been a significant place in the region for centuries.  If you’re planning to visit Land’s End, this guide is here to help! It will […]