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The South Devon coastline has always been a big attraction for visitors from near and far, partly for the areas breathtaking coastal scenery and partly because of its historical heritage.

Most visitors head for the South Devon’s “English Riviera”, which is made up on the three coastal towns of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham.

Torquay is the largest of the three seaside towns and has been a popular tourist destination since Victorian times. It has a range of attractions and local facilities for visitors, which includes; theatre, cinemas, the Riviera Centre which has a range of options for families and children and not forgetting the beach front and Torquay’s esplanade.

If you are looking to explore the town and surrounding area, you will find that are many things to see and do in the area, you can enjoy one of the many boat trips available to see the coast from the sea and try to spot some of the local marine life. Maybe take a boat trip up the river dart to “Greenway house”, which was the former home of Agatha Christie.

Greenway house is just outside the town of Paignton and is set within its own estate, which is now owned and managed by the National Trust. The house at Greenway offers a glimpse of Agatha’s life in Torbay and where she sought much many of her inspiration for her famous crime novels.

So next time you planning on taking a weekend break, consider a Torquay Caravan Park for your accommodation. With a Caravan Park Devon it makes the ideal way for you to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside.

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