One Week in Cornwall Road Trip Itinerary

Heading to Cornwall, but don’t know where to start? You’ve come to the right place! Cornwall is the peninsula that sticks out from southwest England. Famed for some of England’s most beautiful beaches, it’s a charming county that has a culture and atmosphere all of its own – in fact, many locals and tourists think that […]

Is Bath Worth Visiting?

Bath is a world-famous city in South West England. Renowned for its ancient Roman history, Georgian buildings, and Medieval cathedral, Bath is undoubtedly one of the most famous places to visit in the UK. But is all the hype worth it? Is Bath worth visiting? I lived there for a year, so I think I’ve […]

Beautiful Places to Visit in Cornwall

Cornwall is a British county like no other. Its breathtaking beaches, rugged moors, and tropical-looking islands are reminiscent of lands much further south, and its own unique culture and history are unlike that of anywhere else in England. (In fact, the Cornish were granted minority status in 2014, and there is growing pressure to recognise […]

Where to Stay in Bath (by an ex-resident)

Bath is a beautiful, yet small, city in the South West of England, about a 40 minute drive from Bristol. There are plenty of things to do in Bath for people of any age, but it is most well-known for its dynamic historical attractions, classy bars and restaurants, and its spa.  I lived in Bath […]

Your Ideal North Devon Road Trip Itinerary

Croyde at sunset

North Devon is a really beautiful place. With clusters of villages nestled along a peaceful coastline, it’s somewhere where a more relaxed pace of living can be enjoyed, while taking in some of the most spectacular sights of the South West, of course! This guide will show you how to do a North Devon road […]

Exe Estuary Trail Guide

If you are spending some time in Exeter or Exmouth, you’ve got to check out the Exe Estuary. Home to beautiful little villages, a castle, plenty of wildlife and beaches galore, there’s loads to see and do in this area.  You can either hike the 26 mile Exe Estuary trail, which involves a boat across […]

Exmouth to Otterton Circular Hike

You know that time during lockdown, when we could only leave our house for exercise and drinking in the park?  I was in Exmouth then, and while I definitely did do my share of drinking in the park, I also took some time to enjoy the nature around as well.  Because lockdown in Devon was much nicer […]

Valley of Rocks Walk: Know Before You Go

There are plenty of spectacular attractions in Exmoor National Park, but the Valley of Rocks walk might be the best. Located a small distance from the village of Lynton, the Valley of Rocks is a spectacular natural phenomenon that is ideal for people wanting to see epic coastal views and adrenaline-seekers who want to summit […]

The Best Things to do in Lynton and Lynmouth

Situated at the western edge of Exmoor national park, in Devon but very close to the border with Somerset, Lynton and Lynmouth are sister towns that are connected to each other by a funicular railway (the only of its kind in the UK, but we’ll get to that later in the post!).  Sometimes called “the […]

Things to do in Clovelly, North Devon

Clovelly in Devon, UK

Beautiful Clovelly is a must-visit Devon destination. Located on the western end of the north Devon coastline, Clovelly is a privately-owned village that has been restored to its 19th-century glory. While people do live in Clovelly, it is extremely popular with tourists and helps visitors see exactly what life was like in this area of […]