Tag Archives: places to visit

How to visit Tintagel Castle: what to see and where to park!

Tintagel bridge near Tintagel Castle

A place of Arthurian legend, Tintagel Castle is one of the must-visit destinations in Cornwall. It’s seeping with Medieval history, being the place of inauguration of kings, but it is also steeped in legend, as it is allegedly King Arthur’s birthplace. This blog post will show you how to visit Tintagel Castle – and whether […]

18+ Fun Things to do in Ilfracombe

Ilfracombe from a look out point

If you’re on holiday in North Devon, you may be looking for things to do in Ilfracombe. Ilfracombe is an underrated North Devon town (although it is still popular with summer staycationers!). It is one of the most picturesque harbour towns in the region and is ideal for enjoying the great British seaside.  Although the […]

Places to Visit in Cornwall: 30 Epic and Beautiful Spots

Aerial view of St Ives in the evening, Cornwall, UK

There are so many amazing places to visit in Cornwall; it makes planning a trip there quite challenging! However, I’ve put together this list to help you with your trip. Cornwall is most famous for its beaches, and it certainly has some spectacular ones. Visit Fistral Beach in Newquay, Kynance Cove on the Lizard and […]

40 Best Places to Visit in Devon: Beaches, Towns and Moors!

View at Oddicombe Beach and Petit Tor Point, Torbay, England, UK

There are so many unique places to visit in Devon. This county is known for its almost tropical-like beaches and two epic moors, but there are also countless charismatic towns and two very different but equally dynamic cities.  So, where do you begin when working out where to go in Devon? I’ve created this (very […]

15+ fun things to do in St Ives, Cornwall

Aerial view of St Ives in the evening, Cornwall, UK

Are you looking for the best things to do in St Ives? This list has over 15 plus attractions in the town, so you can start planning your St Ives holiday. The beachy, arty town of St Ives is one of the most popular towns to visit in Cornwall, for very good reason. It has […]

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 […]

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 […]

15 Fabulous Things to do in Newquay, Cornwall

Beautiful beach near Newquay in Cornwall

With epic beaches and fantastic coastline views, it’s unsurprising that Newquay is one of the most visited places in Cornwall. There are so many epic things to do in Newquay (yes, more than surfing!), and in this post, we’ll detail a few of them – and show you why it is such a popular Cornish […]

Best Things to do in Truro (Learn about Cornish culture!)

Truro Cornwall South West England

Truro, which is affectionately known as ‘Our Great Little City’ by locals, is Cornwall’s only city. Despite it being the only settlement in the county to earn city status (city status can only be achieved in England if a city has a cathedral) it isn’t the biggest settlement at all. Redruth, Falmouth and St Austell […]

Things to do in Port Isaac (& travel guide)

Sunlight illuminating the pretty village of Port Isaac

If you’re into beautiful fishing harbours, historic houses lined along quaint cobbled streets, and epic views spanning over coast and country, Port Isaac is one of the best places for you to visit in Cornwall. Most famous perhaps for appearing in ITV’s Doc Martin, the scenic fishing village is a delightful film set, but it […]