Category Archives: Cornwall

20 Amazing Things to do in Cornwall in the Rain

Crooklets Beach bad weather

Do you need to find things to do in Cornwall in the rain? It happens – the popular holiday destination is famous for its glorious beaches and coastline, but it certainly is not immune to bad weather. My last trip to Cornwall was in October 2020 – a birthday present to my boyfriend who had […]

12 of the Best Cornwall Staycations

This list of 12 Cornwall staycations has all the information that you’ll need to plan a lovely holiday in this region of the UK! We’re Cornwall experts and have plenty of ideas for your next Cornish holiday – from the popular staycation spot of Newquay to the dramatic wilderness of Bodmin Moor. Whether you want […]

Where is the West Country? A geographical and cultural guide

Cornwall's stunning harbour in Cornwall

This travel blog is all about travel in South West England, which is more commonly known as the West Country. But you may be wondering, where is the West Country? What makes the West Country so distinguishable? And what is so special about the West Country?  The West Country is an incredibly special place to […]

The Best Places to Stay in St Ives, West Cornwall

Birds eye view of beautiful St Ives beaches in Cornwall

If you’re wondering what the best places to stay in St Ives are, this article can help! St Ives is a beautiful town in Cornwall, South West England. It’s famous for its beautiful beaches and great surf, but it’s also got a renowned art culture, with the Hepworth Sculpture Garden and the TATE, a famous […]

The Best Places to Stay in Bude

The Cornish coast near Widemouth Bay in Spring

Bude is a beautiful little seaside town in North Cornwall with a fun surfing atmosphere. This is a lovely part of the North Cornish coast, with many beaches and stunning countryside.  If you want to enjoy the area’s amazing natural beauty, it’s a great idea to stay in Bude to savour all of the surrounding […]

15+ fun things to do in Bude, Cornwall

Bude, Cornwall, South West England

Are you looking for fun things to do in Bude? This guide has over 15 activities for all ages! Bude is a chilled out town in North Cornwall. It’s a lovely spot for surfing, lazing on the many beaches, and enjoying Cornish life.  If you want to check out Cornwall but don’t want to drive […]

How to get to Newquay – car, plane, coach or train?

Birds Eye View of Newquay in Cornwall

Are you wondering how to get to Newquay? This Cornish town is the surfing capital of the UK, home to Fistral Beach and Towan Beach, as well as attractions like Trenance Gardens and the beautiful Newquay Harbour. It’s one of the most popular places to visit in Cornwall – and for good reason. This guide […]

Cities in South West England to Visit

If you want an urban break, why not visit one of these cities in South West England? This part of the country isn’t famed for its metropolises, but there are a few smaller, historic cities to visit. From Bristol, the biggest city in the region but still somewhere that feels comfortably liveable, to the tiny […]

13 Interesting Things to do in Bodmin

Sharp Tor from Stowes Hill, Bodmin Moor, Cornwall, England, UK

Are you looking for some things to do in Bodmin, Cornwall’s old county town? Read on for some essential Bodmin attractions, including some of the best things to do in Cornwall in the rain! Bodmin is an inland town in Cornwall. It’s not far from the beach – nowhere in Cornwall is – but it’s […]

30+ Awesome Places to Visit in South West England

Cornwall in Spring

If you’re looking for places to visit in South West England, here are over 30 suggestions! This day trips in South West England guide will show you some of the best days out in the region. Mainly focusing on Bristol, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall, there should be a range of places that are accessible from […]