The Birch Tor

Address: 315 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England, TQ1 3TB, United Kingdom | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on 315 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, is near Babbacombe Model Village, Kents Cavern, Living Coasts, and Torquay Museum.
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    Travel Blogs from Torquay

    Jamaica Inn, Princetown and Ivybridge

    A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Dec 01, 2014

    4 photos

    Drove across Bodmin Moor to the pub called "Jamaica Inn," scene of the novel by Daphne Du Maurier. The pub was built as a coaching house in 1750. We looked at the museum , partly about the authoress and partly about Cornish smuggling through the years, the subject of the book. I had read almost all Daphne's books years ago, when I lived in Plymouth, but still ...

    We're off again

    A travel blog entry by kingy2 on Nov 18, 2014

    7 comments, 1 photo

    Tuesday finally arrives and we're on the 1803 out of Exeter St David's after a quick beer in the Great Western. As we pull out we dig into our supplies, I head to the buffet car to pilfer some ice and we settle back to enjoy a couple of G&T's. Slightly embarrassing as the bottle of tonic all but explodes over the laptop of the guy sitting opposite, but it's only a toshiba, so I'm not overly concerned. I'm not sure where it started, maybe as a ...

    Day 2

    A travel blog entry by chris_calcite on Oct 28, 2014

    10 photos

    ... of Penzance, through the village of Sennen and on to the private road of the Lands End visitor centre. It is of course closed, but we do manage to grab a picture of us in front of the sign illuminated by the car headlights. We immediately do a U-turn and head back the way we have come for a further two hours (only stopping to refuel in Penzance) until we reach the tiny hamlet of Chagford in the middle of Dartmoor. Here we're booked into the Sandy park Inn, which ...

    Finding my Ancestors!

    A travel blog entry by becca_weil on Oct 25, 2014

    5 photos

    ... class that night. It was a fast weekend, but so nice, and I got a lot of information on my ancestors! I have a couple of contacts and so I am hoping that I will be able to get more information as the semester goes on! we are making progress though on getting that family tree all connected! I hope that I will be able to come back in the future because I feel like I am just touching the tip of a giant iceberg!


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    Cardiff to Glastonbury, through Widdecombe-on-moor

    A travel blog entry by annettepearce on Oct 09, 2014

    3 photos

    Dear all, We are in Plymouth tonight and head off to Stone Henge (again) and then to London. Then once we arrive at our hotel we will get ready to go out to the West end theatre area of London to see play War Horse! We were to go on a cruise in the Plymouth harbour at 5 pm but the weather was against us as well as the tides so cruiser owner cancelled it. Rain on and off gain today. Saw the ...