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

    Back in Blighty!

    A travel blog entry by wanderlizzy on Dec 30, 2014

    6 comments



    With the wonders of modern travel, Virgin Airlines get us to Gatwick half an hour early at 5.20 am on 30th December, after the usual arrival formalities I manage to load all our suitcases and rucksacks onto a trolley and head through the arrivals scrummage and into the increasing cold in Gatwick Railway station to try and sort a change of ticket from our original February return to immediate ones. The cold is no good for ...

    Cream teas and Christmas in Devon

    A travel blog entry by mariontrew on Dec 19, 2014

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... beach and into Swannage but on the second day I just gave Treacle a couple of shorter walks because I needed to do some serious planning about my proposed trip to Spain. Originally I had thought I would sail to Spain around December 28th, but I hadn't realised that the sailings are limited in winter and all the dog-friendly cabins are booked until the end of Feb. So I am now waiting to see if there will be a cancellation. I have planned where I ...

    The beginning!

    A travel blog entry by wanderlizzy on Dec 14, 2014

    1 comment


    So it begins. The bags are packed we're ready to go, as the song says. Goodbye Wilbraham Court and our lovely neighbours for 9 weeks of exotic travels. Beryl our wonderful friend drives us to the station as by the wonders of Brunels famous railway we are on our way from Newton Abbot, Devon to pastures new. Gosh we're excited. The joys of 1st class rail means for maybe the last time for some days we can sit back relax and be waited ...

    Jamaica Inn, Princetown and Ivybridge

    A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Dec 01, 2014

    4 photos

    ... catch-up of family news over good food.

    Then drove on across Dartmoor again. Stopped to climb to a Tor on Burrator Moor before driving to Lee Moor and on to Ivybridge.

    Stayed again with Jenny and Rhidian, whom we stayed with in February. Another lovely night in front of a roaring fire with good food and lots of chatting. Great to see them ...

    We're off again

    A travel blog entry by kingy2 on Nov 18, 2014

    7 comments, 1 photo

    ... him or his IT kit.... and very nice it was too. All checked in at the premier inn, couple of drinks before calling it a night. WEDNESDAY up at six and a thirty minute shuttle bus to terminal five. Beer with breakfast (well we are on holiday), picked up a couple of bottles of gin (not sure what we'll be able to get in Abu Dhabi) before boarding the flight. When we checked in in line we couldn't get seats together, but the guy at the bag drop sorted it for ...