Travel Blogs from Penzance, United Kingdom

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To Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

To Penzance

A travel blog entry by lroff

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Penzance, Cornwall, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Penzance, Cornwall

A travel blog entry by travelinglisa

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... Alfred Munnings, he an artist and she a model.They were part of the Newlyn School, an artist community in a town near Penzance.  Florence fell in love with her husband’s friend who felt he had to do the honorable thing and leave ...

Penzance again, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Penzance again

A travel blog entry by lroff

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Train to Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Train to Penzance

A travel blog entry by priceless

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... slower and we try to get some photos. With this sort of speed capacity and some flexibility, the arrival time of 3:15 pm in Penzance is exactly that. The first cab waiting for us is a station wagon so there was no problem getting the bikes in the ...

Busy Day, Mousehole, Penzance, St Ives, Lands End, St Michaels Mount , United Kingdom travel blog

Busy Day

A travel blog entry by janetanne

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TUESDAY - Well today is a sunny beautiful day but the wind is so cold again.  St Michaels Mount - I have always wanted to go here but never made it so happy to be going today. A church built on the summit of the island after the Norman invasion ...

Day 81 - Sea Song, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 81 - Sea Song

A travel blog entry by charlief

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... in stormy conditions look a doddle!  Picking up the South West Coast Path, the route hugs the cliffs around to Penzance.  The sun is shining, the sea pinks and thrift are a gorgeous colour and the sea is an amazing turquoise ...

The day I supplemented a seagull's diet, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

The day I supplemented a seagull's diet

A travel blog entry by cazali

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... out the view from all angles (you can walk to the island at low tide), we had our pasties and then drove on to Penzance, which was disappointingly pirate-less. So we kept driving and went to the Minack Theatre at Portcurno. This is an amazing theatre, ...

Birthday Cake in Cornwall!, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Birthday Cake in Cornwall!

A travel blog entry by donnartw2012

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... . The 3-hour train ride was beautiful, as we passed through Devon's pretty farmland onto Cornwall's gorgeous coastline and into Penzance. Such a cute, bustling town! We had a walk through town passing sights such as the country's oldest cinema (who gave ...

Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Penzance

A travel blog entry by carole.hunter

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... . The coast was very rugged and the wind was blowing a gale. After having a browse around we decided it was time to head for Penzance where we are to spend this evening. The Guest House is only about 100 mts from the beach and close to the town. When we ...

New Years in Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

New Years in Penzance

A travel blog entry by jen75

Caught the train from Paddington to Penzance with Fee for a three night New Years break that her boyfriend couldn't make as he was working overtime. We stayed in a B&B near the beach and all that fresh air. We walked to Mousehall and stopped for a ...

To Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

To Penzance

A travel blog entry by yukonholmes

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... is really managed. There really isn't much in the way of real wilderness. After that, we pretty much had paved paths and streets past Newlyn and on into Penzance. We stopped and had a draft beer (me) and cider (Val) and then checked into our ...

Penzance surrounds, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Penzance surrounds

A travel blog entry by planetlars

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Awoke at cousin Howard's farm house An Gernwyk (the corner). Walked the fields, hedge rows and darkened forests. Saw a pheasant. And the ubiquitous slugs made mournful merriment in these verdant fields. The North Atlantic air wafted in from the bay of ...

D-Day, All on our way to Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

D-Day, All on our way to Penzance

A travel blog entry by lejoggers

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... , breakfast in a bit and then the train to Penzance. (Lee) 12:23 Are we nearly there yet? (N) 14:14 On a packed train to Penzance, we thought Mark would of saved us some seats, but to be fair he does look happy with the old dear cracking onto him. (Lee) ...

Upon Trencrom Hill, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Upon Trencrom Hill

A travel blog entry by planetlars

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... the hill while Dad waited in the hire car. To my glee I found it on the way down again. Made a bee line later in Penzance for a lens cap strap. Visited some standing stones on the road between Penzance and Land's End. Later that evening I ducked down to ...

Literary Connections, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Literary Connections

A travel blog entry by yukonholmes

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Just a short note to add to the earlier mention of the Tangye sign. Derek and Jeane Tangye lived along the coast of Cornwall south of Sy Buryan for many years.  Derek wrote 19 books, which became known as the Minack Chronicles. They mostly featured ...

Cornwalls go to Cornwall, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Cornwalls go to Cornwall

A travel blog entry by taylor.cornwall

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Once the standard 5 minutes introductions are made and we begin talking about things slightly more substantial than where you're from, what you do, etc., I’ve often been asked how I think I’ll cope with a year away from home and if I think ...

The train down to Land's End, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

The train down to Land's End

A travel blog entry by martinandchris

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This is the first and last time we will use this book. Yes we are on the train down and have not actually started cycling yet and yes it is the book on getting from landsend to john o'groats. Its too bloody heavy. Martin, ...

Tintagel, St Ives, Land's End, Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Tintagel, St Ives, Land's End, Penzance

A travel blog entry by traveltragic

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Tintagel - King Arthur's Castle Cornish pasties for lunch "Atlantic Drive" through St Ives - very pretty, steep narrow streets, artists mecca Land's End Penzance Mounts Bay - view of St Michael's ...

A day in Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

A day in Penzance

A travel blog entry by leisa-stephen-b

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... mayor of Penzance. Apparently he and the owner of the shop we were in had been to Bendigo because it was a sister city to Penzance. Found a special something for someone in an antique shop. I was still bouncing around so I walked to Newlyn and Mousehole ...

From King Arthur to the Pirates of Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

From King Arthur to the Pirates of Penzance

A travel blog entry by leisa-stephen-b

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... magnificent. There was some kids in wetsuites jumping from rocks on the cliffs. They were having the best time.  Then onto Penzance. It's a resort town but nice. Only a 200 metres to the promenade  which follows the inlet and a wee bit further ...

Monday, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Monday

A travel blog entry by dave.wardle.399

Bit cloudy today. After breakfast we all walked to Penzance on the coast path. Not a very attractive place. Visited the local shopping centre. Sue bought a waterproof coat in a sale at Mountain Warehouse. Resupplied with scones to have with the last of ...

The slippery, sloppy steps to the top..., Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

The slippery, sloppy steps to the top...

A travel blog entry by pet21fra

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... to the top especially as I struggled with my plimsolls. After spending two hours at the top of St Micheal’s Mount, I returned to Penzance and had lunch at Archie Browns. I had the soup of the day, lentil soup and homemade bread. Delicious. And made ...

Tinny Tonkins of Truro, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Tinny Tonkins of Truro

A travel blog entry by boot-up.brits14

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Penzance St Buryans Lands End ...

Pirates of Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Pirates of Penzance

A travel blog entry by belinda-ben

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... not ruin their food. After enjoying the scenery and sea air, we jumped back into the cars and headed to our Hostel in Penzance.  The hostel was originally an Georgian mansion that was converted into a hostel.  We relaxed in our rooms for a bit, ...

Dont change urself, discover urself, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Dont change urself, discover urself

A travel blog entry by raghuveer

Waking up to the sound of sea gulls was something new to me. Started off around 9 to Penzance to go to land end. With the weather forecast mentioning scattered showers, i was not sure if i would be able to take my camera out to capture some moments. But ...

Back at the seaside, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Back at the seaside

A travel blog entry by mcffamily

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... , Glasglow, entry into Wales and now Plymouth all have huge and creative bridges. We eventually arrived at our B&B about 6.30pm. Penzance is such a different seaside town to Oban and Tobermory. The wildness of the Atlantic is on our door step and the ...

A bloody electric park brake, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

A bloody electric park brake

A travel blog entry by aussiepanda

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... .  No point in laying beds so we got up and went and sat in the lounge car and watched the Cornish scenery as we approached Penzance. Mum had taken us down to Penzance when she brought Ian and me to the UK 33 years ago.  On that train trip I ...

Arrived fresh off the train..., Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Arrived fresh off the train...

A travel blog entry by lejog2014

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train journey wasn't too bad. About two hours into the 5 and a half hour trainathon I turned to Mike and said "oh, do you have cards on the train?" He said "They are on the train...but in the bike carriage" This is inaccessible from our seats.... One ...

Mousehole and Penzance, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Mousehole and Penzance

A travel blog entry by sharonscanlan

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... very nice pewter artist, Paul Spenser who made some great jewelry. After a nice walk around the village, we drove along the seashore to Penzance. We had been there two years ago but didn't see much of it. We parked in the city centre and asked a local ...

Penzance and Lands End and St Ives, Penzance, United Kingdom travel blog

Penzance and Lands End and St Ives

A travel blog entry by neverold

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We stayed in Penzance for two days and did a bit of a circuit of the "end" of England by visiting Lands End.  We visited John O' Groats on our last trip so now we can claim we have been the length of Britain,  It was early in the morning ...

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