We love Cornwall in the spring

Birds singing, newborn lambs, beautiful colours…oh, we just love Cornwall in the springtime and we’ll let you into a little secret, it’s one of the best times to visit. Here’s why...

Cornwall’s very own Nessie’s

Scotland has the Loch Ness Monster, North America has the Big Foot and Scandinavia has the Lindworm…  For many years tourists to Cornwall were lured into buying gifts displaying pixies (or piskys), dressed in bright green and red with pointy hats, believing they would bring them good luck.

Cornwall’s Finest go Outdoors!!

The 2019 Cornwall Tourism Awards shone a light on outdoor activities, with a number of awards going to businesses that make the most of what a wonderful place Cornwall is.

Cornwall’s bathing waters excel

For the fourth year running, all of Cornwall’s beaches have passed tough bathing water quality standards, according to figures published by DEFRA , with 85% of beaches in Cornwall receiving the top ‘e

Award Winners All!

 

It’s been a good few months for awards down here with our first two Five Star hotels announced. Both The Headland Hotel at Newquay and The Nare Hotel on the Roseland received the accolade after lots of hard work. If you are looking for a bit of luxury with a sea view, these two should be top of your list.

Family Friendly Woodland Walks

With autumn approaching, we thought it was time to let you into a few secrets about our favorite bits of woodland to explore in Cornwall. It's a nice mixture of well known and obscure...

St Austell Bay: A Guide

The curve of St Austell Bay with its many sandy beaches is a haven for watersports and family holidays and is also fantastic for walking and cycling, with many woodlands and trails through a variety of landscapes. At its centre, the town of St Austell, has grown from the riches of the China Clay industry. Walk along Fore Street and you will discover the fine Holy Trinity Parish Church and opposite, the Italianate facade of the Market House. The town centre also has a cinema, restaurants, cafes and shops.