Torbay BackPackers

53 Lymington Rd, Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England, TQ1 4BG, United Kingdom | Lodge
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Travel Blogs from Torquay

Back in Britain

A travel blog entry by nathancrang on Aug 09, 2014

Hi everyone, I arrived back in the UK yesterday after a very long journey about 26 hours total - fortunately I didn't feel too bad after it, just a little tired! I've had an amazing trip, thanks for reading the blog, it's been nice knowing that people have been keeping up with what I've been doing whilst I've been on my adventures. Even whilst I've been travelling I've planned a few more trips - I've well and truly caught the "travel bug"! I hope to see you all soon and show you the ...

Looking back from Devon

A travel blog entry by mike_lickfold on Aug 01, 2014

1 comment, 26 photos

... evocative stuff is this. The illusion of being on holiday forever in the seductive long long days of a perfect English summer, buttercups and beer, cider and dragonflies. though there don't be butterflies like there were in my youth. there don't be insects as then, in fact, which means of course there don't be songbirds and so on down the food chain. Are we indeed facing the beginning of the earth's sixth great extinction? looking at the political arena one ...

Delightful Devon

A travel blog entry by clive.atkinson on Jul 26, 2014

2 comments, 13 photos

... and WarfleetCreek is allegedly named after the vast fleets that assembled there. Also from here a fleet of 480 vessels sailed for the beaches of Normandy in June 1944. For over 600 years Dartmouth Castle has guarded the narrow entrance to the port.
Weather has been superb with sunny days and blue skies with temps around 25C, "heatwave" conditions according to the ...

THE NIGHTMARE BEGINS

A travel blog entry by starbird32 on Jul 26, 2014

1 photo

... the scale was to large and didn't have the details. We stopped at a few places and inquired about a GPS but they didn't or couldn't tell us where to go to buy one. So off we go on about a 4 hour trip to Exeter in West England. Well guess what, everybody in England went on vacation that week because school was starting soon. So our trip without good maps and a GPS went from 4 hours to about 8 hours with bumper to bumper ...

HISTORY - ON LAND AND WATER

A travel blog entry by sueron on Jul 22, 2014

3 photos

... out on the water one more time. This time, he went on a WW2 rescue ship (definitely a relic on this waterway), out past the mouth of the river and up the coastline a bit in the Channel. I declined this potentially seasick experience. He loved it - got some more history - and now feels he has had the Dartmouth water experience.
We are very glad we returned to Dartmouth on this trip.
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This lodge, located on 53 Lymington Rd, Torquay, is near Cockington Gardens, Cockington Court, and Torre Abbey.
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