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~ A Little Gem in South Cornwall ~ with added history interest ~

Advantages: Sheltered, ice cream and drinks, dog friendly
Disadvantages: access

Trebah’s Own Beach Polgwidden Cove We were fortunate to visit Cornwall during the early summer heat wave of 2017 one of the places we visited was Trebah Garden and therefore by default also its beach Polgwidden Cove on the south coast of Cornwall and ...

LiveMusicLoverLyn 11.09.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Polgwidden Cove, Falmouth

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A Real Family Beach

Advantages: Good old sea side experience for the Family.
Disadvantages: Only if it rains, but we had very few rain days over 43 years.

We have been visiting St Ives since 1969, almost every year. Each time we have had great times on Pothminster Beach. St Ives has 5 Beaches all with their own charcter. First facing the Atlantic is Porthmere, this is known as the Surfing Beach ver ...

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Review of Porthminster Beach, St. Ives

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PORT ISAAC home of DOC MARTIN

Advantages: Nice for a Short Visit
Disadvantages: Would get packed during Summer

...in St Ives we went down to Oates Travel to see if any trips were available, normally in October they are not doing much, to be expected as late in season. They showed a Tuesday trip to Port Isaac and Padstow for a fee of £10, which seem ...

poshtroika 19.10.2010 · Read full review
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Penzance's local gallery

Advantages: Free on Saturdays
Disadvantages: You might not be interested in the special exhibition

...Having visited art galleries in St Ives and Newlyn during my five days in Cornwall, it seemed only right that on my last day I should visit Penlee House Gallery and Museum in Penzance, as we had been staying nearby and I had walked past it several times. ...

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Review of Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance

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Fresh Pasties, Ancient Pathways and Good Beer

Advantages: The views, the people, the food and the pasties
Disadvantages: The British weather?

I must admit that there was nothing angelic looking about the two of us as we ‘rambled’ along the Saints Way, which is an ancient route of pilgrimage which winds its way through Cornwall. We were on a mission, walking a section of this popular rambler’s ...

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Review of Padstow, Cornwall

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