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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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I spent a lovely week in Cornwall over Christmas seeing my Mum each day and visiting various towns and villages near the Lizard where I was staying. The harbour at Coverack by night was a magical scene with Christmas lights and decorations illuminating the small fishing boats in the harbour. I also took a couple of walks to my favourite places anywhere in the world - Kynance Cove and Lizard Point. The sunsets at this time of the year are truly spectacular. ...
... the castle. Unfortunately it was not open, but you could still stroll around the fort bits on the hillside. Pretty impressive and nice for a wander. Again on such a beautiful sunny day, we were spoilt with views. Managed to spot another seal in the water aswell!
From here it was time to head home, but what a lovely few days of winter Cornish sun!
... of season! Still nice for a wander round the tiny community and pretty harbour, with some good steps for us to soak up some sun and enjoy a flapjack!
Leaving Marazion, we continued along the coast to Porthcurno and the Minack Theatre. This is an open-air theatre built into the sea cliff. It's amazing! Terraces of stone leading down to the main stage area with balconies and things as well, all with the backdrop of the ocean. I imagine it is ...
... is easy to believe that the all-pervasive chaos of the streets, the corruption that exists at every level from ministers of state down to the policeman who accepts a 200 rupee bribe for a traffic offence, the disproportionate lifestyle of the very rich and the very poor are all indications of a society in terminal decline. This would be to misconstrue the pragmatism and patience of a people that is consciously moving towards a democracy that many think will ...
Set off to get to our next destination and close another circle. John O'Groats to Land's End.
First went to The Lizard, the most southerly point in mainland England and less well known. Old life boat station from the 1800s and spectacular cliffs.
Then to Land's End, the most westerly point on the UK mainland, to close another circle. ...