Category Archives: Devon

How to get to Exmouth

Located on Devon’s southern coast, Exmouth is a popular holiday town that absolutely booms from May onwards. If you’ve booked a holiday, you may be wondering how to get to Exmouth.  Unlike other towns in Devon and Cornwall, Exmouth is connected fairly decently to other towns and cities in the south west and beyond. This […]

The Best Places to Stay in Exmouth

The south Devonshire city of Exmouth is one of the best holiday destinations in the UK. With staggeringly beautiful cliffs (right at the end of the world famous Jurassic Coast) as well as the charm of the Exe Estuary all within walking distance, Exmouth has plenty to offer the nature loving traveller. Or, if you […]

Things to do near Exmouth

The beautiful town of Exmouth is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Devon and the entire south coast. Situated where the Jurassic Coast and the Exe Estuary meet, and with moorland stretching out from the town, there are so many things to do near Exmouth town centre.  I was lucky enough to spend […]

10 Wonderful Day Trips from Plymouth

Known as ‘Britain’s Ocean City’, Plymouth is one of a kind. It’s a wonderful mix of seaside nature and urban life, and there are plenty of things to do here. However, if you’ve got an extra day in the city, there are also lots of day trips from Plymouth where you can enjoy its surrounding […]

10 Wonderful Day Trips from Exeter

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With millennia of fascinating history, charming cobbled streets, and plenty of trendy bars and cosy restaurants, there’s plenty to do in Exeter. The second-largest city of Devon is an excellent destination for a UK holiday or staycation.  But one of Exeter’s appeals is how close it is to some of the UK’s most spectacular nature. […]

13 Fun Things to do in Exeter

Exeter is the second largest city in Devon and one of the most historic cities in the UK. First settled by a Celtic community, then populated by Romans, it is steeped in tales – and, while it is nowadays quite a laidback city with a population of around 130,000, you can see the historical significance […]

The Best Places to Stay in Exeter (and nearby!)

The historic city of Exeter is an excellent spot for a UK staycation, whether you’re just spending a weekend there or are enjoying your summer holidays in the city and at its nearby beaches. Exeter isn’t a big city, but it’s packed full of fun things to do, and there are a few neighbourhoods that […]

The Best Places to Stay in Plymouth

If you’re planning a trip to Britain’s Ocean City, you may be wondering ‘where are the best places to stay in Plymouth?’. With every type of accommodation from hostels to five-star resorts, you’ll absolutely find the best hotel in Plymouth to suit your budget and taste. If you’re not sure about where to stay in […]

10 Fun Things to do in Plymouth

Proudly bearing the reputation of ‘Britain’s Ocean City’, Plymouth is the largest city in Devon. It’s not the most popular city in the UK for domestic or international tourists, but it does still have a lot to offer guests! Plymouth has a rich history, with heritage from Medieval times and its long history as a […]

Visiting the Plymouth Gin Distillery

In the last few years, I, like most of the UK population, have become an expert in drinking gin. But making it? The history behind it? I had no real idea until I visited the oldest working gin distillery in Plymouth, Devon.  The gin distillery is located in the centre of town and there are […]