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If you are heading to Cornwall for your holiday you are sure to visit the wonderful town of St. Ives, located north of Penzance and just west of Camborne, the resort is one of the most popular in the region.  Not only has St. Ives got plenty to see and do, but it is also in a great location to be able to visit many of the other attractions based around...
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Cornwall is well known as a great family holiday location by many people around the world with people heading there with their families every year. Cottage holidays are often a popular choice, especially for families looking to enjoy a more relaxed holiday accommodation solution. It is often worth booking early to avoid disappointment at the best of...
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Getting Around the West of Cornwall

Posted by on July 22, 2011
The thing I like about Cornwall is that the whole county gradually narrows down to a point at Land’s End. This means that when you’re holidaying in Cornwall cottages in the west of the county (which is easily the best part of Cornwall), you don’t have far to travel between any of the popular locations. You can easily spend the entire...
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The Lizard peninsula in Cornwall has one point that makes it particularly noteworthy. It’s a literal point as well, because Lizard Point is the most southerly point of Britain. Not the British Isles, of course, but if you don’t want to cross any seawater then this is as far south as you’re going. Anybody staying in holiday cottages...
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Sandcastle Day in Falmouth

Posted by on June 14, 2011
Having plenty of things to do and see near to your chosen accommodation is important during any holiday. You need to be sure that there’s stuff you’ll enjoy and, if you’re bringing them along, something for the kids to enjoy. You also have to be able to fill up most of your holiday with activities. With that in mind, we’ve put...
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Visitors to cottages in Cornwall at the start of May each year can take the time to visit a very special May Day celebration in the town of Padstow, not far from the popular village of Wadebridge. Each year the inhabitants of the town put on one of the more bizarre May Day carnivals that you’ll find in the UK. Rather than hosts of floats from...
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Rather than being the top 5 this post is about 5 of the best as there are just some many great attractions in Cornwall is almost impossible to choose. So here is our list of 5 great attractions which are well worth a visit when you stay in a holiday cottage in Cornwall. Newquay Zoo is one of the finest zoos in the South West and is home to over 130...
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Romantic Cornwall

Posted by on April 1, 2011
Cornwall is not just a great family destination; it is also a perfect getaway for couples looking for a romantic break. What could be more romantic than walking hand in hand with your loved one along a golden sandy beach at sunset or having a cosy picnic on top of a sun-drenched cliff overlooking a wide blue sea. You can find all of this and more on...
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Family Days Out in Cornwall

Posted by on March 31, 2011
Thousands and thousands of Brits and many more travellers from across the world will be heading to Cornwall this year for their summer holidays. Cornwall is a great attraction for any tourist be they a couple seeking a romantic getaway or a family on their summer holidays. In this post we will look at some of the great attraction that Cornwall has...
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We all know that West Cornwall offers some amazing landscapes for visitors to enjoy whilst staying in their holiday cottages in Cornwall, but have you ever considered what those same areas would look like from the air? There are plenty of ways to get into the air around Cornwall, whether it’s by helicopter, glider, light aircraft or hot air balloon....
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