Category Archives: Devon

14 fun things to do in Westward Ho! beaches and attractions!

Sea in the background at Westward Ho!

There are so many things to do in Westward Ho!. This North Devon tourist town is a wonderful place to enjoy the dramatic coast of the county and take in the huge range of local attractions. It’s a buzzing, family-friendly place, and it’s also in prime position to visit other spots in North Devon and […]

The Best Things to do in Woolacombe, North Devon

Woolacombe Beach in North Devon

If you’re looking for things to do in Woolacombe, you’ve come to the right place! There are many types of attractions and activities in Woolacombe, from enjoying the beautiful beaches to hiking to exploring museums.  Woolacombe is one of the best beach destinations in not only North Devon but the whole country. Woolacombe Beach is […]

Beaches in Woolacombe: for surfing, nature and relaxing!

Beautiful coast near woolacombe

If you’re looking for beaches in Woolacombe, this list will help you find golden sands near the town, as well as beachy places just a short drive or bus ride away. There are so many spectacular beaches in North Devon; Woolacombe Sands is probably the most famous, but if you’re on holiday here for a […]

Best Beaches in Ilfracombe: for nature, surfing, and vibes!

Beautiful Bay near Ilfracombe

If you’re looking for beaches in Ilfracombe, this blog post is here to help! Ilfracombe is a chilled out North Devon town that is popular with tourists in the summer months. It’s also famous for its Tunnels Beaches (made during Victorian times when the town saw a tourism boom!) and being the launching pad for […]

Instow to Westward Ho! Walk: guide and directions

Coloured houses in Appledore

The Instow to Westward Ho! walk takes you along the coastal path, from the picturesque riverside village of Instow to Westward Ho!’s sandy beaches. This North Devon route walks up and down the River Torridge, crossing it at Bideford and then through the Northam Burrows from Appledore to Westward Ho! This is part of the […]

Braunton to Instow Walk: guide and tips

View of very blue River Torridge

The Braunton to Instow walk is part of the South West Coast Path, although this segment actually doesn’t run by the Devon coast. Away from the cliff paths, it traverses along an old railway bed, now dedicated paths for cycling and hiking, leading from Braunton to Barnstaple, and then on the other side down to […]

Woolacombe to Braunton Walk: A Complete Guide

Saunton Sands Beach near Braunton

The Woolacombe to Braunton walk is a section of the South West Coast Path, a 630 mile coastal walk that runs through North Devon.┬áHiking around the path is one of the best things to do in Woolacombe, so let’s have a look into how to do it! This section leaves the famous surf beach of […]

Ilfracombe to Woolacombe Walk: Directions and Instructions

Headland view near Woolacombe

The Ilfracombe to Woolacombe walk is one of the best in North Devon. It takes in epic coastline, including cliff paths and glorious bays. It does have some hills, but it’s not too taxing, and it’s about 15 kilometres in length.  This blog post will show you how to walk from Ilfracombe to Woolacombe on […]

Combe Martin to Ilfracombe Coastal Walk

Beautiful Bay near Ilfracombe

The Combe Martin to Ilfracombe coastal walk is a five mile/ eight kilometre stretch that takes in some of the most epic scenery in North Devon. On a clear day, you’ll feel like you’re in Thailand with the epic views from cliffs and beautiful coves!  This section of the South West Coast Path is famous […]

Porlock Weir to Lynmouth Walk: All you need to know

Coast path going downwards with sea in background

The Porlock Weir to Lynmouth walk takes in some of the most amazing views of Exmoor National Park. You’ll be able to enjoy the forest, coastal cliffs and the two settlements of Porlock Weir and Lynmouth. This is usually the second day of the South West Coast Path (if starting in Minehead). It is a […]