The Rising Sun
Travel Blogs from St Mawes
After a leisurely and hearty breakfast Jan had a look around the shops in Dartmouth while Allan checked out our itinerary for the coming week. We plan to see more of Devon and Cornwell in southern England before heading north.
Before leaving Dartmouth we made a quick trip to the Dartmouth Castle. We then followed the coastal road toward and around Plymouth. Along the way we drove past the privately owned beach, Blackpool ...
A long drive today to almost Lands End. . I had been determined to visit St Michael's Mount at Marazion Cornwall and although it was nearly four hours through sun, clouds, torrential rain on the top of Dartmoor and Bodmin Moor, it has been worth it.
What a gorgeous little town with steep narrow roads. It was a ...
St. Austell to Liskeard A 23 mile walk today, all going well. White Van Man will be out to get me again as there has been a lot of rain. Feel OK after a good night sleep, just a few minor aches and pains that only Ibruprofen can resolve! Blisters?........ Wouldn't be without them! Well, this proved to be the day of all days. First there was the rain, but no White Van Man.... Perhaps the word had gone out that there's an old guy ...
Awesome surfing town! Heaps of really really nice people! I hitched from exeter to Falmouth. An old couple in exeter a centre offered me a lift before I even had my sign out! And they took me as far as they could in the right direction along the A30. Then a old bloke took me as far as Plymouth, then after an hour of no luck in Plymouth I started walking along the motor way and luckily ...
... turning that eventually brought my mileage to 28 for the day, about 5 more than intended. All good practice for the later stages! Extremely hilly terrain played havoc on the feet, although a lamb hot pot and a couple of pints have curbed the pain somewhat! Last night's B & B was fabulous........ A 2 hour soak soak in the bath was just the job! Tonight I am ...
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Other places to stay in St Mawes
Harbourside, St Mawes | 3 star hotelfrom $300
- A wonderful setting
- Wonderful home made bread!
- Luxury Weekend Break
Lower Castle Road, St Mawes | 4 star hotelfrom $419
- GOOD VIEW,LITTLE ELSE GOOD
- Expensive but pretty impressive
- The best hotel in the UK
The Waterfront, St Mawes | Hotelfrom $126