Ignore those April showers and enjoy Cornwall at its best

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 just a few reasons why…

Blooming Magnolias mark the early arrival of spring

Responsible dog ownership - it’s a lot more than picking up the poo!

Cornwall is a wonderful place to live, as well as visit, and with many people wishing to enjoy Cornwall with four-legged friends, it also has a high proportion of dog ownership. Many of our valued visitors also want to enjoy Cornwall with their pets, and this is especially welcome at the quieter times of the year and shoulder seasons, when you can enjoy different aspects of Cornwall.  

What colours spring to mind when you think of Cornwall?

What colours spring to mind when you think of Cornwall?

Do you use Instagram? If so then @TateStIves wants us all to help create a Colours of Cornwall palette "filled with the colours associated with the people, places and things that characterise this beautiful county" with their favourites to go on a Tate Colours of Cornwall poster.

Fancy a Family Farm Holiday?

Cornwall does family farm holidays SUPER well.  You can choose from a log cabin, traditional stone cottages, treehouses, shepherd's huts, yurts... anywhere in the county, whatever floats your family boat!   

Cornish Gardens that you might not have heard of….

I am sure you are aware that Cornwall has some great gardens, from the world famous Eden Project to the glorious spring gardens like Trebah and Heligan. But there are also plenty of smaller gardens that often get overlooked as we head, understandably, to the big names.
So here’s a walk through the lawns and raised beds of some of the lesser known jewels in Cornwall’s horticultural glories.

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...