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How to Visit Lydford Gorge in Dartmoor National Park

A beautiful shot of the river at Lydford gorge winding through two mossy banks. There are trees in the background.

If you’re looking for somewhere to visit in Dartmoor National Park, I heartily recommend Lydford Gorge!  The deepest river gorge in South West England, Lydford Gorge traverses through temperate rainforest and terminates in a dramatic waterfall, making it a unique place for hiking in the area.  Read on, and I’ll detail all you need to […]

How to Visit Becky Falls in Dartmoor National Park, Devon

Girl walking through temperate rainforest with trees on either side. Becky Falls, Dartmoor, one of the best walks near Exeter

If you’re researching how to visit Becky Falls in Dartmoor National Park, this article has all the information that you need. With moss-strewn trees, a babbling river and crashing waterfalls, Becky Falls is one of the most incredible places to visit in Dartmoor, if not all of Devon. It’s a wonderful attraction for families, solo […]

12 Best Outdoor Activities in Devon for Adults and Kids

Headland view near Woolacombe

If you’re looking for outdoor activities in Devon, this blog post features eight of the best! With beautiful beaches and two glorious moorlands, Devon is one of the best counties in England for outdoor adventure. It’s a huge county with plenty of space for hiking, surfing and 4×4 driving.  The trickiest thing is knowing exactly […]

Best Exmouth Beaches: 6 Beaches in Exmouth

Exmouth Cliffs in Devon

Are you looking for the best Exmouth beaches? This blog post will give you a list of them!  Miles of golden sand stretching down the coastline ensure that Exmouth is a prime holiday destination in Devon. The beaches in Exmouth are popular in the hot summer season, so it’s a good idea to know where […]

The Best Exeter Walks: 18+ Walks in and Around Exeter

Exeter Cathedral Houses

Are you looking for the best Exeter walks? This article details some of the best ways to explore the city and its surrounding areas on foot! With a skyline-dominating cathedral and historic quayside, there are tonnes of beautiful places to see in Exeter city centre. It’s a very walkable place; so you can see all […]

National Trust vs English Heritage: Which Membership to Buy

A clear day at Stonehenge, Somerset

If you are based in the UK and want to explore more historical sites, you might be wondering National Trust vs English Heritage – which is better?  Both of these heritage organisations celebrate Britain’s history, and membership at either gives you the chance to visit their sites free of charge.  You could purchase both memberships, […]

National Trust Properties Cornwall: History & Nature

St Micheal's Mount Castle

If you’re looking for the best National Trust properties in Cornwall, this post is here to help! Featuring the most elegant stately homes, impressive historical attractions and epic areas of nature, this article will show you exactly where to use your National Trust membership in Cornwall. Do I need to be a member to visit […]

Best beaches near Padstow: for hiking and surfing!

Port Quin

If you’re looking for beaches near Padstow, this article will help you out! Padstow is a trendy tourist town in North Cornwall. Famous for its range of restaurants and beautiful harbour scenes, it’s no surprise that tourists flock to Padstow every year.  Although Padstow sits slightly inland, one of the best things to do in […]

Best Beaches in Newquay: for surfing, hiking and chilling!

View of Towan beach

If you’re searching for beaches in Newquay, this blog post has you covered! Whether you want the best Newquay surfing beaches, somewhere near town to catch a few rays on the golden sands, or Caribbean-blue waters a short drive from the town, this blog post will help you to find it! Cornwall is undoubtedly famous […]

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. Hiking 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 […]