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Travel Blogs from Salcombe
Those damn crows in the morning! It's either pigeons or crows in the UK. You can tune out to the pigeons but not the crows quite so easily. We wandered over the hill for a walk to Lulworth Cove which was a lovely spot. More incredible coastline, part of the Jurassic Coast dating back 185 million years. We walked down into the little fishing village and asked a couple of fisherman what they had in their catch which they had just rowed ashore with. 'Crabs' they said but certainly ...
In and around Plymouth today drove to Lands End, Penzance , St Michaels mount and St Ives. Very interesting countryside. Weather was not great really only our second or third really rainy day in a couple of months. St Ives is a pretty little village on the water and we were given Cornish Pasties for lunch Still managed an informative Plymouth Harbour boat trip in the ...
Departed Brighton this morning for trip to Salisbury Plains and Stpnehenge. Far more touristy than 35 years ago with a visitors centre, museum bus link to site etc. Very popular venue however and quite well done with individual explanatory radios. Rest of day driving through green countryside in beautiful weather to Plymouth - on afternoon drove to Dartmore national park for dinner on pub on the moores, good nights entertainment and meal ...
We left our London hotel at about 8 am today. Took an hour or so to clear London and we then headed to Canterbury to have a look at the Cathedral which was less ornate than many we had seen and them a bit of a look around the town which is quite quaint. Then drove through some nice little towns eg. Rye and ...
... Plymouth, so off I trotted to the bus station to book my tickets to Plymouth.
After everyones "But why??" questioning, I wasnt expecting much of Plymouth, but its quite a pretty little city, which a beautiful promenade and a decent shopping area. The first full day I had there was stunning, perfect weather, so I spent most of the day wandering around. In my head ...
Other places to stay in Salcombe
South Sands, Salcombe | 3 star hotelfrom $212
Sharpitor, Salcombe | Hotelfrom $55
Grand View Road, Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $53
Grandview Road, Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $156
Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $545
Soar, Salcombe | Hotelfrom $227
- Normal No Thank Goodness
- Fabulous Experience
Inner Hope Cove, Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $168