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... to say all of our goodbyes to family and friends but i'm sure it wont be long before we see you all again ��
We are now at a campsite in Poole for a couple of nights before the grand depart on Saturday morning......feeling chilled with a glass of wine and wondering what the next few months have in store for us.
More to come soon, enjoy our blog ...
Today we head to the southwest to see a bit of the Cornwall Coast. We drove along the Atlantic Highway which goes along the north coast. The scenery and small towns were beautiful. Unfortunately it rained most of the way down. Our first brief stop was a small fishing village of Boscastle, which was beautiful. From here things got a little scary. Our next stop was to be Port Isaac. Mum wanted to ...
... that overlooks the ocean and the magnificent cliffs and rugged rock formations. It reminded us much of the Oregon Coast.
We drove home yesterday, a journey which takes about 5 hours, plus time for lunch,
petrol, etc. We managed to get into the south-east on a Friday afternoon. Actually it wasn’t as bad as we anticipated. We had fairly smooth traffic, even on the M-25 (Europe’s biggest parking lot).
We blindly followed Saint Richard to Trevose Head via a private road and a U turn to avoid driving through a hippy commune to get a close look of the Cornish coast line. There are no barriers on the cliff edge and one can observe piles of rubble where the edge of the cliff has given way. Still it is a great view of the coastline and a lighthouse. After a look around we headed back to Padstow for lunch and a Cornish Pasty. We sat on a ...
One place I really wanted to visit was the village of Port Isaac which was the filming location for Doc Martin. Only 30 minutes drive from Treburrick we find parking overlooking the Indian Ocean. We were able to see most of the buildings used in the TV show. We walked down hills and up hills. Sat here and sat there, it was a bit of a hard slog but we did sit at a nice cafe for a Cornish cream tea. Yummy! I have to say I was proud of MDW again today as she walked around the ...
Other places to stay in Bude
Bude | Hotelfrom $257
Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $139
Maer Down Road near Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $140
Killerton Road, Bude | Hotelfrom $39
Downs View, Bude | Hotelfrom $111
17-18 Summerleaze Crescent, Bude | 2 star hotelfrom $154
Flexbury Avenue, Bude | 4 star hotelfrom $119