29 November

Celebration Time!

Celebration Time!

The baby boomers are coming! With the baby boomers now hitting their 60′s and the increased levels of travel and opportunity to travel, we are seeing the rise of family celebrations. People are living longer, some have enjoyed exellent investments and families can stretch across the globe. Bubbly for all What evidence is there for ...

16 November

On the Literary Trail in Devon

On the Literary Trail in Devon

Devon has quite the literary heritage. Wordsmiths extraordinaire, such as Dame Agatha Christie, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry Williamson, Ted Hughes and Rudyard Kipling, all have connections to this scenic corner of the country. Some were born here, others came here of their own accord. All found that Devon’s remarkable landscapes – whether the atmospheric ...

8 August

Where to go Walking in Devon

Where to go Walking in Devon

Between the office, public transport, cars and the couch, us modern-day humans end up spending a fair proportion of our life cooped up indoors. Pity that, because nothing boosts the spirits like fresh air and nature, both of which Devon has in spades. Not only is the county home to two National Parks (Exmoor and ...

18 December

Discovery’s Twelve Days of Christmas

Discovery’s Twelve Days of Christmas

For all our loyal customers, here is a little Christmas gift from us to you. Our advent calendar, in the form of our ‘Discovery Twelve Days of Christmas’…. On the first day of Christmas My true love sent to me A cottage by Kent’s sea! Have a look at the beautiful Free Diver Cottage in ...

19 September

6 Ways to Keep Life FUN

6 Ways to Keep Life FUN

Surprise and spontaneity often provide the best things in life, from an unplanned trip to finding a new quirk in your age-old best friend. Here are some ways to keep life fun, interesting and full of those little perks 1) Be Modest Being the one to surprise people is exciting. It’s so much better to ...

25 May

May Bank Holiday Events – Torbay

SUNDAY POWERBOAT RACING (May 26th) Bank Holiday Events in Torbay from Friday 24th – Tuesday 28th May 2013. Please come and join in all the events and tweet your experiences to  #torquay. If you take any great photos, then contact us and we will publish them across our local websites. Please use the contact page before ...

5 December

Merry Christmas from Discovery Holiday Homes

Christmas is a time that conjures up all sorts images and is a time of festivities, with much of this based on personal reflections and experiences.  Christmas therefore means many things to many people, but we do like the ethos of “Peace and Goodwill to all Men” and we hope that all your wishes for ...

17 May

Dartmouth

Dartmouth (the UK Devon town, not the one in the USA) is an increasingly popular place to live and holiday. In this new digital world, Dartmouth reeks of history, its has a wonderful river (the Dart) running between itself and Kingswear, reaching the sea half a mile further down, hence “Dart-Mouth” The river Dart itself ...