Budock Vean Hotel on the River
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... was the sculptures in the wine garden. “The Rites of Dionysus” was a group of frenzied women statues in orgiastic ritual around men and wine…too cool! ;)
We had a burrito and juice lunch before we entered The Rainforest Sphere. This is the bigger of the two and comes complete with rainforest plants from all over the planet, waterfalls and a very humid micro-climate. It was fantastic and Jen and I were gagging to get back to our garden at the ...
... legs and took off.
There are scores of old stone chimneys in Cornwall, marking the numerous disused silver and tin mines in the area. The countryside is bleak and wind blown, like the West coasts of Scotland, Wales and Ireland, but very beautiful. Lots of stone fences, rocky farmlands and no trees at all.
All of a sudden we're back into green ...
Down the M5 to Devon and Cornwall, via Bristol, Taunton, Exeter and Plymouth.
Weather has turned for the worst, showers and fog, but temp is still 15, and doesn't feel that cold. Stopped at Teignmouth for lunch, a nice coastal holiday town heading towards Torquay.
Torquay is a big holiday town on the South Coast. We continue heading ...
... s place and when we arrived it was raining so the general consensus was to go for coffee. Great idea as by the time we'd finished the sun was out and St Ives was looking glorious and the water was beautiful. It made us want to swim. We walked around the coast and along a lovely beach and looking up at the hill there was quite a large cemetery and I commented that they had the ...
I saw a documentary about these gardens some years ago and from then on always wanted to go and visit them. I was not disappointed. We spent most of the day there and good have spent longer. So this will be mostly pictures, but here's a potted history, LVS.
The gardens are around a stately home and were first created between 1860 and 1901. During the first world war the outdoor staff was drasticallly reduced as the men ...