St Margarets Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bude
... we could join the End To End Club, if we apply and provide documentation to show we had completed the trip. Again, spectacular cliffs, but very commercialised. Even met two lots of Aussies there. Could not believe our luck with beautiful sunny weather to see these fabulous sights.
Then drove to the edge of Bodmin Moor to camp on a farm for the ...
... when the tide is out. The village streets so narrow that maneuvering the car was like driving through the empty parking spaces in a busy car park. Very pretty, but again, one can only imagine what it must be like in summer.
Rock is a pretty little village whose claim to fame is that it is the ferry stop over the estuary from Padstow that we were to visit on a later day, and the home of the famous links golf course St Enodoc, where Dad still plays twice a week.
'All our bags are packed and we're ready to go..........'
Whoop! Whoop! It's been a long time coming but the day has finally arrived to start our European adventure. Having packed Daisy we had to get her weighed to see how much we then had to take off again.......luckily we were well within our limits so Paul didn't have to offload any wine or beer and Mandy can come too!
7 great sights seen
Today dawned bright and clear, and it was the first time we'd seen our surroundings in daylight. The Battleaxes is situated on a nearly blind bend in a surprisingly busy country lane, so in order to take a photograph of a phone box clad in vegetation, we had to scamper across the road with alacrity. After breakfast we were keen to head off and make a start on the list of 'great sights'. The nearest of these was the Clifton ...
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 ...
Other places to stay in Bude
Breakwater Road, Bude | Hotelfrom $257
Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $139
Maer Down Road near Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $140
Maer Down Road, Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $50
Downs View, Bude | Hotelfrom $111
17-18 Summerleaze Crescent, Bude | 2 star hotelfrom $154
Flexbury Avenue, Bude | 4 star hotelfrom $119