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Exeter Quayside Distillery: Fun Gin Distillery in Exeter!

“We’re just trying to make some good liquid and share it with as many people as possible”, Dan Tripp, the master distiller of Exeter Quayside Distillery told us, after a tour of his new distillery and tasting session of a few of his delectable gins. Exeter Quayside Distillery is small as far as gin distilleries […]

Things to Know Before your First Exeter Chiefs Rugby Match!

“Oggy oggy oggy… chiefs chiefs chiefs!” the crowd chanted, everyone suddenly rising and stretching their black flags, all emblazoned with the Exeter Chiefs logo, into the air.  The atmosphere was electric as the women’s rugby team marched out onto the field.  As part of a recent press trip with Visit Exeter, I was invited to […]

These are the Best Beaches Near Exeter

Jurassic Rocks at Orcombe Point, Exmouth, Devon

Are you looking for beaches near Exeter? While the Devon city doesn’t have its own beach, the coast isn’t far away!  If you’re staying in Exeter and want to take a trip to the sea, this article has all of the information you need.  Whether you’re looking for beaches with a beautiful countryside backdrop, somewhere […]

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 county’s dramatic north coast and take in some of the West Country’s best local attractions. It’s a buzzing, family-friendly place, and it’s also in prime position to visit other spots in North Devon […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]