Penrose Guest House
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... me was very helpful confirming that I was definitely heading at right angles to the correct direction. But I couldn't believe it when he told me the correct public path I should be on and the one on my map I was trying to find was in fact right beside his house! Wow, an amazing coincidence and what luck.
To the surprise of my hostess for the night I arrived at her B&B's back door after crossing a couple of fields planted with ...
... of the major 19th century mining sites.
Well before I reached Sennen Cove I had my first distant views of Lands End, the most westerly point in both Cornwall and England. Frankly, I feel two weeks of this coastal walk is probably too much. I've now completed about 90 miles (150 kms) and just two days and 17 miles to go.
But there are still some sites ...
... heading for Marazion, in view two miles further round the bay).This gave us an opportunity to briefly explore this famous Cornish town with its once grand old hotels and boarding houses, the legacy of bygone holiday eras. Still very attractive, the town has many excellent buildings, a nice village feel town centre and a lovely waterfront promenade.
Earlier in the week we had met a lovely couple from Penzance in Zennor and ...
... checked me out and put my mind at rest. He reckons it's no more than dehydration! And he's probably right; because it's been so cold I haven't been watching my fluid intake as carefully as I normally would. It just demonstrates what a softy I am compared to Cate. And it reminds me of how tolerant, brave and determined she was to lead a normal life despite the many discomforts and inconveniences caused by her illness. I loved her for it and she made me so ...
... even swimming.
St Ives is the largest centre since I started a week ago in Padstow and being a Saturday the waterfront and narrow lanes of the old town were very crowded. As in Padstow, a lot of people just sat in seats or hired deckchairs on the edge of the harbour where they had a grandstand view of the boats sitting on the sandy bottom.
7th June 2015
A rest day. I stayed at the hotel all ...