Events and Things to do in October 2021

Events and Things to do in October 2021

It seems like we are only after the summer holidays, and we are already thinking about the half-term. Or perhaps you have not been away yet and are looking to book a break away in the coming weeks.

For many autumn is their preferred time to visit, this time of year is often referred to as the shoulder season.

October is a great...

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Japanese Garden and Bonsai Centre

Japanese Garden and Bonsai Centre

Cornwall is known for its many sub-tropical gardens but, there is another lesser known and vastly different garden here in Cornwall. It is equally as beautiful as the other gardens but somewhat unique. The Japanese Garden is in St Mawgan on the outskirts of Newquay.

They are unique in that they are the only one of its kind in the county...

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Cultural Cornwall

Cultural Cornwall

Cornwall has a lot to offer when it comes to culture. Cornwall is no newcomer to the art scene; it has a rich artistic heritage and boasts a varied and eclectic art scene. Modern exhibitions, contemporary galleries, local craft, traditional watercolours and much more can be found here.

After WWII St. Ives was transformed into a vibrant,...

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National Maritime Museum Cornwall

National Maritime Museum Cornwall

The multi award winning National Maritime Museum Cornwall is an incredible place to visit for many reasons, not least it’s pretty harbourside location. It is an incredible attraction where you can immerse yourself in a rich maritime history.

There are 15 incredible galleries, over five floors that beautifully illustrate the past, presen...

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Interview with Louise of Experience Cornwall Tours

Interview with Louise of Experience Cornwall Tours

The role tour guides have in promoting a positive image of a place is often overlooked, but is an important and valuable addition to the tourism sector. It is a responsible position to be in as they have a role in providing a positive overall impression of the destination they are showing; a less than positive tour could affect people’s percept...

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An Introduction to Coasteering from Kernow Coasteering

An Introduction to Coasteering from Kernow Coasteering

Matt is a man of many talents, in addition to running the successful Cornwall Underground Adventures he is also the man behind Kernow Coasteering. He certainly has adventure in his blood and enjoys adrenalin activities.

If like us, you are not sure what coasteering exactly is and what it involves please read on to find out more. Coastee...

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Neat Stuff to do in Cornwall

Neat Stuff to do in Cornwall

If you have already marked off the customary things and established places to go and are searching for something a little different to do here in Cornwall; away from our fabulous beaches, incredible attractions and gorgeous towns and picturesque villages, let us introduce you to some alternative and fun things to do.

These specific acti...

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Interview With a Newquay ZooKeeper

Interview With a Newquay ZooKeeper

Working with animals sounds like the dream job and is a reality for some people who get to work on a daily basis with animals. For those of you who have ever wondered what it is like to work in a zoo, we managed to get the inside scoop.

Don’t be lulled into thinking this is an easy job where you get to cuddle cute and furry animals all...

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Catch-up with Canoe Cornwall

Catch-up with Canoe Cornwall

For those of you who have not previously had a go at canoeing, we would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to not only a great sport and a fun activity on holiday but also a fantastic way to see parts of the country that you might not otherwise get to see and experience.

Furthermore, canoeing is a low impact activity that ca...

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Vineyards in Cornwall to Visit

Vineyards in Cornwall to Visit

Cornwall is home to many independent award-winning vineyards that are in enviable locations with amazing views and not to mention the fabulous wines they produce.

You don’t have to be a wine connoisseur to enjoy a visit, perhaps you have never tried a Cornish wine; during a visit you can sample some of the best wines the county has to o...

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