Unusual Architecture in Cornwall

Unusual Architecture in Cornwall

Cornwall is well known for our traditional whitewashed fishermen cottages that can be seen throughout the duchy, but there are a number of architectural delights to be found here also. In the past wealthy landowners were not shy in displaying their wealth in the houses and buildings they commissioned.

Elaborate and grandiose buildings w...

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Reasons why you should Visit the Lizard Peninsula

Reasons why you should Visit the Lizard Peninsula

The Lizard Peninsula is comparable to a tropical paradise, with its turquoise seas, white sands and lush vegetation. Situated in the south of Cornwall it is the most south-westerly point of the British mainland.

It makes for an ideal getaway with its picturesque villages, unique landscape, unusual geography, rich marine biodiversity and...

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Visit a Lifeboat Station

Visit a Lifeboat Station

We are all aware of the phenomenal job the RNLI do along our vast coastline in keeping us safe and protecting our shore. Many of us rely on their skills to keep our families safe at the seaside. With over 220 lifeboat stations around the UK coast, they are never far away.

Cornwall has more Lifeboat Stations and Lifeboats around its coas...

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Water Safety Tips

Water Safety Tips

Days sent on the beach or water are a highlight for many of us especially on a sultry summer’s day. Getting into the water on a scorching day is refreshing and fun, and a glorious way to cool down from the sun.

It goes without saying, water provides an excellent means to have a fantastic time and offers so many opportunities to have fun...

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Add a Touch of Pampering to your Holiday Stay

Add a Touch of Pampering to your Holiday Stay

Imagine a holiday stay with a pampering session or a deep, relaxing massage, sounds divine doesn’t it. Well, we know how you can make this even better; it can all be performed in the comfort of your holiday home, you don’t have to take even one step one out of your holiday home for this indulgence.

Home Spa Cornwall offer a professional...

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How to get Cheaper Entry to Cornwall Attractions

How to get Cheaper Entry to Cornwall Attractions

Although a staycation will save money in that, you will not be paying for flights or transfers, there are still costs involved.

There is undoubtedly loads to see and do in Cornwall whilst here on a holiday. However, as we all know, getting away is not always cheap, and the costs can soon add up especially if you are a family.

You...

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Watchful Webcams

Watchful Webcams

When you are away from Cornwall, it is still possible to see what is taking place in many places throughout the duchy, through the many live webcams there are here. From the comfort of your own armchair, you can get a glimpse into Cornwall life in real time.

Webcams are useful for obtaining a favourable view of the local area especially...

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Barbra Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

Barbra Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden are located in the centre of St Ives and preserves the 20th-century sculptor Barbra Hepworth’s studio and garden pretty much as they were when she lived and worked there.

Barbra Hepworth was a pioneer in the field of modern sculpture and is considered to be one of the finest sculptures of...

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10 Reasons To Visit Cornwall in Spring

10 Reasons To Visit Cornwall in Spring

Not that you need a reason to come to Cornwall but here are some reasons why we think you should visit in Spring.

We have said goodbye to the chilly winter weather and are more than happy to welcome Spring with open arms. For us it is an enchanting and exciting time to visit and probably one of the best times to come explore this deligh...

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Staycations are Predicated to be Really Popular in 2021

Staycations are Predicated to be Really Popular in 2021

2020 was an unprecedented year and had many of us in the unique situation where we were effectively forced to holiday here in the United Kingdom and not take our usual overseas holiday. But what will 2021 bring for us?

Well, it is predicated that 2021 will be another booming year for staycations, with potentially many more of us opting...

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