Old Success Inn
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It was quite a difficult walk today. Just 11 miles from Pendeen to Sennen Cove but a lot of ups and downs as well as some rock scrambling. Again all coastal scenery so I reckon most blog readers will have had enough photos of the coast. But today was a little different in that the path passed through probably the most heavily copper and tin mined …
... of the Land's End headland and wish it still had the original charm Cape Cornwall has retained. Surprisingly the whole headland is privately owned and much of it is dominated by commercial development, including a fun park, hotel and shopping complex. I didn't think it was too bad; the key section of the headland that is in fact the most westerly point in England has nothing on it but The First and Last Café in England.
... heading for Marazion, in view two miles further round the bay).This gave us an opportunity to briefly explore this famous Cornish town with its once grand old hotels and boarding houses, the legacy of bygone holiday eras. Still very attractive, the town has many excellent buildings, a nice village feel town centre and a lovely waterfront promenade.
Earlier in the week we had met a lovely couple from Penzance in Zennor and ...
... she reckoned the queues were too long! Two weeks after returning to Oz, she needed life threatening emergency surgery for secondary cancer in the bowel. Her survival was just one of miracles Cate pulled off.)
Pendeen is a very small Cornish village and I was therefore surprised but very pleased to spot a doctor's surgery as I walked in. And even more pleased when the receptionist gave me the last available appointment for the day. A very nice ...
... even swimming.
St Ives is the largest centre since I started a week ago in Padstow and being a Saturday the waterfront and narrow lanes of the old town were very crowded. As in Padstow, a lot of people just sat in seats or hired deckchairs on the edge of the harbour where they had a grandstand view of the boats sitting on the sandy bottom.
7th June 2015
A rest day. I stayed at the hotel all ...