Cornwall

Renowned far and wide for its incredible coastline and seriously mouth-watering foodie scene – a Cornish pasty is a holiday must – Cornwall is brimming with memorable moments waiting to be enjoyed, from dramatic walks to lazy days on the beach.

Festivals in Cornwall 2024

From foodie explorations that tour the world to musical delights that attract visitors from all over, Cornwall’s festivals are not to be missed.

Annie Cowen

Fascinating buildings in Cornwall

Delve deeper into Cornwall's rich past with a visit to one of the county's fascinating buildings, from giant greenhouses to shell-speckled cottages.

Elizabeth Dale

Michelin star restaurants in Cornwall

A visit to the Cornish county would not be complete without sampling some of the world-class cuisine on offer. Luckily, there are a number of Michelin star restaurants in Cornwall for discerning diners after a delectable feast.

Jessie Moore

Places to eat in Falmouth

Take a dive with us into the eclectic, gastronomical delights of Falmouth, guaranteed to leave you hungry for a visit…

Stef Parr

Most romantic places in the UK

Make the most of your next couples getaway with a visit to these romantic places, from the coastal charms of Dorset to the wild beauty of Scotland.

Annie Cowen

River walks in Cornwall

Go with the flow and experience one of Cornwall’s many riverside walks – a tranquil escape away from the busyness of the everyday…

Stef Parr

Most dramatic places in the UK

Uncover the UK’s most dramatic spots, from the country’s tallest mountain to a waterfall you can walk behind!

Annie Cowen

Things to do in Falmouth

Vibrant and welcoming, there’s so much to see in this wonderful coastal town. Here are our recommendations on the best things to do in Falmouth.

Stef Parr

Most popular cottages in 2023

From romantic sea-view escapes to rural group-friendly havens, discover our most popular cottages in 2023 for some holiday inspiration.

Lucy Williamson

Guide to the Lizard Peninsula

This green gem on the south Cornwall coast is a picturesque landscape and geographical hot spot. Here are the places to visit and things to do on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall.

George Thomas

Ancient villages in Cornwall

Explore Cornwall's fascinating ancient villages and discover a prehistoric world hewn from granite, from ancient fogues to reimagined round houses.

Elizabeth Dale

Cottages for a New Year celebration

From romantic retreats with a hot tub to cosy cottages a few steps from a pub, these cottages are perfect for a New Year escape!

Annie Cowen

Christmas markets in Cornwall 2023

Get the mince pies and mulled wine at the ready! We’re ready to browse our way through the fabulous Christmas markets in Cornwall in 2023.

Silvia Lowe

A guide to Christmas in Cornwall 2023

From twinkling lights reflected in glassy harbours to festive markets full of seasonal trinkets and treats, here’s our guide to Christmas in Cornwall.

Abby Driver

Best places to eat in Cornwall

With such bountiful produce both from sea and land, it’s not surprising Cornwall has a rich seam of amazing eateries. Here are some of the best places to eat…

Stef Parr

Best water activities in Cornwall

From snorkelling and scuba diving to surfing, kayaking and waterparks, Cornwall is the place to be for top tier water activities.

Annie Cowen

Enchanting waterfalls in Cornwall

Cornwall is blessed with many waterfalls, often draped in myth and legend, as well as fundamental to its industrial past, where waterpower was once king.

Stef Parr

Swim & Sauna at Scorrier House

Tucked away on the historic Scorrier Estate, in their blissfully secluded Pool Garden, is a swim and sauna experience unlike any other - think thermal wellness spa meets Brideshead Revisited.

Alex Brier

Complete guide to the Roseland Peninsula

From its picturesque coastline and beaches to villages, pubs, and restaurants to visit, our complete guide to the Roseland Peninsula has everything you need for a memorable stay.

Dominique Adams

Best crab sandwiches in Cornwall

Serving up the very best crab sandwiches in Cornwall, these amazing eateries have everything you need for an unforgettable foodie experience.

Annie Cowen

Guide to North Cornwall

Take a look at our guide on everything North Cornwall has to offer, from its striking coastline and beaches, to villages, pubs and restaurants to visit.

Lizzie Heather

Best things to do in Cornwall

From Arthurian legends and a contemporary eco paradise to hidden gardens and a fortified island, there’s an abundance of brilliant things to do in Cornwall.

Stef Parr

Spa days in Cornwall

From cliff-top hot tubs to steamy saunas followed by an afternoon tea, these spa days in Cornwall are a guaranteed soul soother.

Annie Cowen

Best holiday cottages with hot tubs

From coastal tubs to rural retreats where you can bubble away in total seclusion, here are some top cottages with hot tubs for your holiday inspiration.

Annie Cowen

Stone circles and ancient sites in Cornwall

Offering a fascinating glimpse into Cornwall’s ancient past, these stone circles are a wonderful way to walk through history while enjoying Cornwall’s rugged landscape.

Elizabeth Dale

Best pub gardens in Cornwall

Whether you’re in the mood for sea views or bucolic bliss, Cornwall’s heady mix of pub gardens is the best way to soak up the sunshine.

Annie Cowen

Famous regional foods across the UK

From the Cornish pasty to sticky toffee pudding, the UK has many delicious dishes to its name. Here are some of our regional favourites…

Annie Cowen

Top bluebell woods in Cornwall

Surround yourself with seas of indigo at one of the top bluebell woods and places to visit in Cornwall this spring.

Lizzie Heather

Cornwall's most beautiful churches

Steeped in history and wrapped in peace and tranquillity, Cornwall's most beautiful churches offer a place of quiet reflection and architectural wonder.

Elizabeth Dale

Things to do in Cornwall on a rainy day

From fascinating attractions the whole family will enjoy to wonderfully refreshing walks, there are many great things to do in Cornwall on a rainy day.

Annie Cowen

Best literary festivals in the UK

Gather round bookworms, the UK has a whole host of literary festivals in 2023 that are ready and waiting to enlighten and entertain.

Annie Cowen

Historic houses in Cornwall

Steeped in history and often paired with a staggeringly beautiful garden, Cornwall's historic houses are an incredible way to discover the county's heritage.

Elizabeth Dale

Best places to propose in the UK

From enchanting castles to dramatic clifftop scenes, these romantic spots are some of the best places to propose in the UK.

Annie Cowen

Best holiday cottages for groups

From country houses with hot tubs to coastal retreats with sea views and space galore, these holiday cottages are perfect for a group holiday.

Annie Cowen

Guide to stargazing in Cornwall

Wrap up warm and turn your gaze to the stars for a spot of stargazing in Cornwall - it's a magical experience you won't forget.

Annie Cowen

Cosy pubs in Cornwall

Fancy somewhere warm to put your feet up after a clifftop ramble or an inviting spot to devour some pub grub? These cosy pubs in Cornwall are a winter must!

Abby Driver

Complete guide to the Cornish coast

To help you make the most of your holiday in Cornwall, we’ve put together a complete guide to the coast, from the best boat trips to the top sea-view restaurants.

Lizzie Heather

Best pubs for a Sunday roast in Cornwall

From dog-friendly pubs with an open fire to river-side restaurants with a killer view, these are just some of the best pubs for a Sunday roast in Cornwall.

Annie Cowen

Miracle Theatre

Discover Miracle Theatre, Cornwall’s iconic outdoor theatre company, at one of their fabulously zany shows that appeal to every age.

Annie Cowen

Festive swims in Cornwall 2023

Here’s our list of the best Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day swims in Cornwall to make your holiday one to remember.

Annie Cowen

A holiday by the coast: our latest video story

Our latest video story, ‘Coast’, captures those special little moments of a winter holiday on the coast. Taking a few days to slow down, explore, and enjoy the magic of this cosy time of year with a few of your favourite people.

Dominique Adams

Cosy holiday cottages near a pub

Whether you want a log fire in your living room or your local taproom, this collection of cosy holiday cottages near a pub is perfect for your winter getaway.

Annie Cowen

Best walks with pubs in Cornwall

Take your Cornish stroll to the next level with a pub walk in Cornwall. It’s the ultimate mix of epic views and cosy drinks.

Annie Cowen

The most dramatic places in Cornwall

From rugged cliffs and rocky outdoor theatres to ancient castles and engine houses, there is no shortage of dramatic places in Cornwall. Here are just a few...

Annie Cowen

Places to eat in St Ives

From seaside haunts with unbeatable views to cosy hideaways with burgers galore, here are just some of our favourite places to eat in St Ives.

Liz Arnell

Lighthouses in Cornwall

Discover the salty relationship between land and sea with a visit to the many lighthouses in Cornwall, from clifftop towers to ancient monuments.

Annie Cowen

Best cream teas in Devon

We all love a cream tea, but where is the best place to get one in Devon? From quirky cafes to historic houses, here's our list of the best cream teas in Devon.

Annie Cowen

Antique shops in Cornwall

Hidden down cobbled streets and full of furniture, jewellery, and décor, Cornwall is home to an eclectic collection of antique shops.

Elizabeth Dale

Best beaches in and near Newquay

From hitting the waves at Newquay’s top surf beach to snoozing in the sun amidst miles of golden sand, there’s much to enjoy at Newquay’s beaches.

Abby Driver

A visit to Pemboa Flower Farm

The Classic team visits Pemboa Flower Farm, close to the Helford - offering a seasonal selection of organic cut flowers, set in an insect-friendly meadow.

Rosita Bunce

Wildworks Theatre

Experience theatre as you never have before with Wildworks, Cornwall’s unique landscape theatre company that brings people and places together.

Annie Cowen

Gardens in Cornwall

From tropical delights to wild Cornish jungle, there is a garden in Cornwall to suit every botanical taste.

Annie Cowen

Boat trips in Falmouth

There’s no better way to shake off the cobwebs than with a boat trip in Falmouth, where inspiring views and incredible marine life awaits.

Annie Cowen

Everyman at Miracle Theatre

Questioning life, death and everything in between, here’s everything you need to know about the Everyman show at Miracle Theatre.

Annie Cowen

Castles in Cornwall

Discover Cornwall’s castles, the fortresses that capture thousands of years of Cornish history, from Iron Age hill forts to Tudor strongholds, each one has a story to tell.

Elizabeth Dale

Things to do in St Mawes

With a glistening harbour, a smattering of beaches and some truly glorious walks, there are lots of things to do in St Mawes.

Lizzie Heather

Vineyards in Cornwall

If you fancy touring Cornwall with a glass of wine in your hand, then you'll love this list of the top vineyards in Cornwall... cheers!

Abby Driver

A guide to the Minack Theatre

Totally awe-inspiring whether lit by moonlight or in the Cornish sun, the Minack Theatre is like no other place on earth and well worth a visit.

Poppy Dale

Classic Cottages supports Cornwall Wildlife Trust

At Classic, we recognise the importance of protecting the wonderful wildlife on our doorstep. And that’s why we are delighted to be supporting the important work of Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Nature Reserve Fund.

Dominique Adams

Beach cafés in Cornwall

Whether it's for a post-dip hot chocolate or you just want to soak up the sun with a plate of great food, here are some of the best beach cafes in Cornwall.

Abby Driver

The best bike rides in Cornwall

Discover some of the best cycle routes in Cornwall, from family friendly trails to adventurous off-roading, this is your guide to the top bike rides in Cornwall.

Elizabeth Dale

Beaches in Cornwall

From swathes of golden sand to rolling surf that can keep you entertained for hours at a time, here are some of our favourite beaches in Cornwall.

Annie Cowen

The best walks in Cornwall

Cornwall boasts incredible scenery along the southwest coast path and inland. Here’s a list of the best walks in the county, and some helpful tips.

Abby Driver

Dog friendly beaches in Cornwall

An everything you need to know guide about dog-friendly beaches in Cornwall so you can plan your days out with the pooch!

Hannah Denby

The prettiest places in Cornwall

From the dramatic north coast and the quaint beauty of the south coast to the west coast steeped in folklore and legend, Cornwall is not short on pretty places.

Abby Driver

Secret places in Cornwall

Discover some of Cornwall’s off the beaten track treasures and unusual hidden places away from the crowds. Explore its lesser-known destinations with our guide to Secret Cornwall.

Elizabeth Dale

Dog friendly pubs in Cornwall

What could be better than a post-walk pint with your best (four legged) friend? Here’s our guide to the best dog-friendly pubs in Cornwall…

Abby Driver

Best Places for Afternoon Tea in Cornwall

See our guide to the best tea rooms, cafes and restaurants for afternoon tea in Cornwall. From quirky atmospheres to sweeping sea views, there’s plenty of choice.

Abby Driver

Art galleries in Cornwall

Cornwall is a world-famous creative hub and home to a wide selection of galleries, showcasing both prestigious local and international artists. These galleries are a must-visit.

Elizabeth Dale

Woodland walks in Cornwall

Cornwall has lots of woods for you to explore, with walking trails for all abilities, and paths suitable for the whole family. Read this guide to the best woodlands.

Elizabeth Dale

Storm watching in Cornwall

Autumn and winter are wonderful seasons to enjoy Cornwall’s more rugged and wild side. Here are the best spots for storm watching across the county.

Silvia Lowe

Beaches in Falmouth

Falmouth is a beautiful and bustling coastal town, enveloped by idyllic beaches. Here’s a guide to the beaches both in and neighbouring Falmouth.

Abby Driver

The best cream teas in Cornwall

Cornwall is famous for its scones loaded with fresh clotted cream and sweet strawberry jam. Here’s a guide to the best cream teas in the county.

Elizabeth Dale

Outdoor theatres in Cornwall

Cornwall is world famous for its outdoor, open-air theatre spaces, with many production companies who love to perform in nature and welcome audiences to join.

Elizabeth Dale

Walks in St Ives

St Ives is an iconic Cornish town, with some of the best walks in the county. Admire picture perfect views and glorious beaches on these walks in the area.

Lizzie Heather

Guide to South Cornwall

See our guide to everything South Cornwall has to offer, from its glorious beaches and coastal towns and villages, to pubs and restaurants to visit.

Lizzie Heather

A day trip to the Isles of Scilly

A day trip to the Isles of Scilly is a full and exciting day out. Here is our experience of a day out on St Mary’s, the main island, with recommendations of where to go and what to see.

Hannah Denby

The best swimming beaches in Cornwall

Cornwall is brimming with beautiful beaches for a dip. Here's a list of the best beaches for swimming, as well as what else you can discover at each one.

Dominique Adams

Guide to West Cornwall

See our guide to everything West Cornwall has to offer, from its rugged coastline and beaches, to villages, pubs and restaurants to visit.

Liz Arnell

Cornwall’s best fish and chips

Cornwall is renowned for its fish and chip shops, with fresh, locally-caught, fish. Here’s a guide to the best options in St. Ives, Newquay and other spots.

Hannah Denby

Beaches in St Ives

St Ives has to be one of the most loved Cornish towns and the beaches are the main attraction. Here’s a guide to the options both in and neighbouring St Ives.

Silvia Lowe

Cadgwith Fishing Cove Trust Auction

Our very own writer Lizzie Heather lives just up the road from the cove and has written a great story about the auction and the community effort to save a piece of history there.

Liz Arnell

Best farm shops in Cornwall

If you’d like to stock up on some of the best Cornish produce for your holiday, there’s no better place than a local farm shop. Here are our top suggestions.

Abby Driver

4 ways to stay active on your Cornish holiday

Life here is all about making the most of the great outdoors no matter what the weather is doing. With that in mind here are four excellent ways to stay active on your next holiday to Cornwall.

Abby Driver

Green Cornwall and the G7 Summit

At the forefront of the UK’s drive for Green Tourism and the global fight against climate change, Cornwall is getting ready to host the G7 summit this June 2021.

Lizzie Heather

5 Glorious dog friendly gardens in Cornwall

Cornwall is packed full of excellent gardens from sub-tropical paradises to magnificent magnolia collections. And the best part is – plenty of them are dog friendly to boot.

Abby Driver

5 Things to do in spring in Cornwall

To help you with some holiday inspiration for your Cornish getaway, we have put together some of the top things to do in spring in Cornwall.

Lizzie Heather

Top 10 winter walks in Cornwall

We’ve picked out the top 10 winter walks in Cornwall ready to fill your days with unforgettable adventures.

Lizzie Heather

Cornish Smugglers' Trails

Retrace smugglers' steps by following these cornish coastal walks. No Cornish history lesson would be done justice without attention being turned to smugglers. Whether they were liberators, criminals, pirates or local heroes, they covered the Cornish coastline with their illicit trade and made history through their dealings.

Lizzie Heather

The Surf Beach Bar, Sennen

For a welcoming drink, breakfast, lunch or dinner this is the place to be. It’s perfectly placed for a day on the beach, ideal if you are walking the Cornish coastal path (and you can bring your dog too) or conveniently placed if you arrive by car as the main car park is next door.

Liz Arnell

An adventure at Via Ferrata

Spend a morning or afternoon living the high life climbing around the old quarries with the family. Doesn't matter if you have no climbing experience as this is super beginner friendly.

Hannah Denby

Spring Glamping

The loveliest time to experience the beauty of nature, and all with the luxury of beds and en suites!

Hannah Denby

Cornwall holiday for two in September

September is a lovely time to take a break with your significant other. Cornwall is still sunny and there's plenty of things to do together.

Kayleigh Hardy

5 favourite Cornwall dog walks

Abby and her golden retriever, Monty, have been busy exploring Cornwall to bring you their favourite dog walks from across the county.

Abby Driver

Falmouth Week festival

Falmouth Week is a family friendly festival in Cornwall with a full schedule of activities and entertainment carefully organised for every day of the week. Take the little ones, take the older ones, take everyone or just take the two of you in August and indulge in the true spirit of the town.

Katie Chown

Things to do in Porthleven

Once a quiet harbour village on the south coast of Cornwall, Porthleven is a growing hotspot for visitors to the county who have a zest for all things food and the Great Outdoors.

Kayleigh Hardy

Truro School Cookery

Join our writer, Kayleigh, on the pasta course at Truro School Cookery. Learn some new culinary skills and take a ready-made dinner back to your holiday cottage.

Kayleigh Hardy

Holidays for next year

The hottest places to stay for your 2021 holiday. Bookings for next year are now live!

Dominique Adams

Searching for sea glass with Pebbletastic

Read about the creation of sea glass jewellery and pictures by Heidi Reynolds, founder of Pebbletastic. She also includes some top tips on where to find sea glass in Cornwall.

Heidi Reynolds

50 things to do in May Half Term

50 ideas to keep you busy during school holidays, ranging from fruit picking to wild swimming. There's plenty of ideas to kick start your holiday planning.

Kayleigh Hardy

Best Swimming Beaches in the South West

If you’re coming to the South West and can’t wait to get into the water, this is the list for you. We’ve compiled a list of the best beaches to go swimming so you can get straight into the action.

Lizzie Heather

Zennor to St Ives Walk

Enjoy breakfast in the Chapel Cafe in Zennor and a stunning walk along the South West Coast Path and lunch in St Ives.

George Thomas

Things to do in Sennen

A popular surfing hot spot in west Cornwall, Sennen is a brilliant seaside holiday destination for a day out or a week or two.

Kayleigh Hardy

Cornwall's May Traditions

Discover the May traditions of Cornwall. From Flora Day in Helston to the Obby Oss in Padstow, tradition runs deep in this county (and we're sure the Cornish love any excuse for a party).

Kayleigh Hardy

Fistral beach review

A popular surfing beach in Newquay, it's easy to see why locals love an every day wander along the golden sands with their dog in tow.

Abby Driver

Things to do in Mousehole

This Cornish fishing village with bags of character and personality sits around a picturesque harbour. With a great choice of places to eat, coastal walks and things to do, this is a lovely day out in Cornwall.

Abby Driver

Sennen beach review

Swathes of golden sand with blue waters and a popular beach bar and restaurant, Sennen Cove has an amazing beach that’s a hidden Cornish gem.

Kayleigh Hardy

Caerhays Castle and Gardens

Explore one of the great gardens of Cornwall during it’s exclusive spring opening hours. Perfect for a family friendly day enjoying the fresh air.

Kayleigh Hardy

Porthleven Food and Music Festival

With every taste you could think of, Porthleven Food and Music festival suits all palates. And there's plenty of extra fun thrown in for the weekend.

Kayleigh Hardy

Things to do in Bude

Voted the Best UK Coastal Resort at the British Travel Awards in 2015 and 2016, Bude has lots of things to do. Visit for your holiday or simply a day out while staying in one of our Cornwall cottages.

Abby Driver

Philleigh Way Cookery School

An little taste of Italy in the heart of the Roseland peninsula in Cornwall. Join us for the Italian cooking course.

Rachel H

Fisherman's Friends and Port Isaac

From sea shanties to Port Isaac views, the new Fisherman's Friends movie is ticking all our boxes for a feel-good cinema hit. Have you seen it yet?

Kayleigh Hardy

The Japanese Garden

Open from March until October, the Japanese Garden is a collection of beautiful blooms from around the world. Well worth a visit if you're staying in Newquay, Padstow or Wadebridge.

Abby Driver

Top Walks in the West Country

Whether to wear out the kids, or to rediscover alone time together, here are a few of our favourite walks in the South West.

Katie Chown

Fat Apples cafe, Porthallow

Fill your appetite after a long coastal walk with a bite to eat at Fat Apples on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall.

Liz Arnell

Unusual holiday cottages

From a tin tabernacle to a Victorian-inspired lodge these are our unique holiday cottages with quirky interiors.

Kayleigh Hardy

Things to do in Mullion

A pretty village at the heart of the Lizard Peninsula, Mullion makes for a great day out in Cornwall.

Kayleigh Hardy

Things to do in Cornwall this summer

The ultimate guide to the things you have to do while visiting Cornwall in the summer. From the annual county show to discovering the hidden gems off the beaten track, Cornwall is waiting for you.

Abby Driver

Hurling the Silver Ball in St Ives

The St Ives Feast and hurling the silver ball are longstanding Cornwall traditions that take place in February. Brighten up your winter with a St Ives holiday filled with fun traditions.

Kayleigh Hardy

Cornwall Bucket List

Our ultimate list of things to do and see in Cornwall. Make sure you don't miss out.

Kayleigh Hardy

GIN-spiration: South West artisan gins

We all know that one person who’s completely obsessed with gin. Here we’ve listed a whole load of gift inspiration (or ‘ginspiration’, if you will) for the gin-lovers among you.

Sadie Phillips

5 things to do on the Helford River

Take a wander along the riverbanks of the Helford in Cornwall as our writer, Abby, shows you her favourite places to go and things to do.

Abby Driver

4 cosy Cornish pubs with Hygge

Get your dose of cosy this autumn and winter in one of these Cornish pubs. Embrace the Danish art of Hygge with warm, comfortable places to relax.

Abby Driver

Ten Cottages with Indoor Swimming Pools

Ten of our holiday cottages with indoor swimming pools for guests to use in Cornwall, Devon and Somerset, perfect for holidays with family or friends.

Kayleigh Hardy

Jubilee Pool in Penzance

Make a splash in Penzance’s art deco sea pool, an iconic place to go on your next Cornwall holiday.

Kayleigh Hardy

Orchard Barn Holiday in Cornwall

Orchard Barn has had a deserved place in our portfolio for many years now and it’s still as fresh and welcoming as the day we found it. See what The Globe Trotter thought on their holiday in Cornwall.

Katie Chown

3 Alternative Cornwall must dos

Love the famous Cornwall landmarks? From the Minack Theatre to St Ives, we've got some alternative suggestions for those who think they've seen it all.

Abby Driver

5 reasons to stay in a safari tent

Looking to try a new place to go on holiday? Take a look at our safari tents for your next staycation adventure with the family.

Kayleigh Hardy

Watergate Bay beach review

The vast golden sands of Watergate Bay spread out round the corner from Newquay on the north coast of Cornwall.

Abby Driver

Polridmouth beach review

Find beachside seclusion at this secret spot that welcomes dogs all year round - welcome to Polridmouth.

Abby Driver

The ultimate summer barbecue guide

Nothing says summer more than the sizzle of a barbecue in the summer sunshine. We’ve put together our top tips to make your next barbecue the best one yet.

Kayleigh Hardy

Exploring Bedruthan Steps beach 

A golden, sandy beach on the north coast of Cornwall, entangled with a legend about a giant. This is a dog friendly place to go for a walk on the beach while enjoying the Cornish countryside.

Abby Driver

4 Cornish towns you have to visit

4 must-visit places in Cornwall that are off the beaten track. You might not have heard of these places before but they're worth going out of your way for.

Abby Driver

25 Beautiful Homes - Rock and Rockaway

Rock and Rockaway are beautiful holiday homes overlooking the beach at Portreath - so beautiful, in fact, they've been featured in this glossy magazine.

Katie Chown

A St Ives Staycation

Deadlines and alarm clocks quickly become a distant memory, replaced by thoughts of cream teas and tide tables

Charlotte Williams

Gyllyngvase Beach review

A small but busy beach close to Falmouth. Great location for a quick walk or a whole day of swimming, kayaking, sun-bathing, paddle boarding and general beach fun.

Kayleigh Hardy

How to Spot a Rip Current

It’s best to familiarise yourself with the dangers that come with swimming in the sea so that you can stay safe and happy - how to spot a rip current is important.

Lizzie Heather

St Piran's Day in Cornwall

Celebrate St Piran's Day and all things Cornwall by visiting our favourite St Piran-related places in the county. Now all you need is a cream tea and you'll be proper Cornish - jam then cream, please.

Kayleigh Hardy

Culture in Cornwall: Visiting Tate St Ives

As galleries go, this one is a stunner, the impressive looking building just a few steps from Porthmeor beach and as such commands excellent views. You’ll also find a great program of events, exhibitions and workshops on year-round.

Abby Driver

Cornwall coast path cottages

Fulfil your walking holiday dreams with a stay in one of these gorgeous holiday cottages in Cornwall.

Kayleigh Hardy

The Story of Dolly Pentreath

Buried in a tiny Cornish cemetery above Mousehole, the last pure Cornish speaker. Or so the story goes...

Katie Chown