Travel Blogs from Newquay
There's only one thing more exciting than driving on Cornish roads in the sunshine - that's driving in the mist and rain, which we've had a bit of in the last few days. But enough of the commentary. (You can read my blog Bloody Tourists for my rave about Cornish roads.) We shot a clip from our car driving ...
... outcrop jutting out from the surrounding cliff face. The climb is not for the feint hearted but loads of fun for the girls who raced ahead of us, at times to the parents' consternation. On the way back we struck an archeologist who informed us the relatively flat stretch of land proceeding the outcrop was being prepared for an excavation as it once hosted an ancient Celtic castle. That's one great thing about travelling around England. You are constantly reminded of your own ...
... extreme westerly point of mainland England.
Day 4 - Saturday 21st Sept.
Today was a free day for us to explore the historic town of Falmouth. We had numerous options for filling in our day. We chose a ferry trip to St Mawes, where we visited St Mawes Castle, built during the reign of Henry VIII. Another quaint fishing village with more unique galleries & shops.
Home very foot sore & weary.
... came without the bun on a wood board with salad and chips but tasted absolutely delish. Jenny had scampi and chips - a local delicacy. If I had stopped there I might have given the meal an almost perfect score but the squelching slurps and whirring growl of the bright shining coffee machine beguiled me into ordering a cappuccino. It arrived in a giant's tea cup - another peculiarity I haven't quite ...
... s Flagship Restaurant at Padstow. We were not disappointed.
Our base for the next 3 nights is here in Falmouth where we have just arrived & now we plan to do a brisk walk to burn off some of those calories put on after our lunch.
xxWin & Maureen
p.s. Thank you Tess for your note - our love to everyone.
pps. Lucy thank you for your lovely Confirmation photo.
& thanks to everyone else, it has been great to hear from so ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Tregurrian Villas Newquay
Other places to stay in Newquay
East Street, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $131
- Disgrace to cornwall visistors
Narrowcliff, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $146
Fistral Beach, Newquay | 4 star hotelfrom $147
- Superb Hotel in many ways
- Simply a great hotel
- A Fabulous Easter Break
Esplanade Road, Fistral Beach, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $110
- Comfortable and friendly
- Very good value
- Nice hotel 'but'
Esplanade Rd, Fistral Beach, Newquay | Hotelfrom $101
- Briliant, Well balanced Break in Newquay
- Dogs no longer welcome
- Don't Be Fooled By The Website
Cliff Road, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $68
6-12 Hilgrove Road, Newquay | Hotelfrom $95
12-14 Narrowcliff, Newquay | Hotelfrom $66
11 Trevose Avenue, Newquay | Hotelfrom $61
5 - 7 The Crescent, Newquay | Hotelfrom $61
Trebarwith Cresent, Newquay | Hotelfrom $135
On the Beach, Newquay | Hotelfrom $125
- Try to avoid this hotel if you don't want to burn your money
- Great location
- Beware this Hotel!
Watergate Rd, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $167
Dane Road, Newquay | Hotelfrom $159
- Unchanged in 22 years
- What are you talking about??
- Fantastic Few Days
60 Pentire Ave, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $107
32 Pentire Crescent, Newquay | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Quintrell Downs, Newquay | Hotelfrom $80
Narrowcliff, Newquay | Hotelfrom $47
10-12 Berry Road, Newquay | Hotelfrom $56
- Like a Prison!!!!!!
- What a rip off!
Mount Wise, Newquay | Hotelfrom $76
Narrowcliff, Newquay | Hotelfrom $69
narrowcliffe, Newquay | Hotelfrom $67
Narrowcliff, Newquay | Hotelfrom $108