24 March

10 Exciting Events in Devon This Easter

10 Exciting Events in Devon This Easter

The first big holiday of the year is just around the corner and it’s shaping up to be a good one. From Friday April 3 until Monday April 6, Devon will be awash with Easter revellers throwing dietary caution to the wind and consuming chocolate with abandon, as well as bunnies, chicks, lambs and eager ...

24 March

On the Brewery Trail in Devon and Cornwall

Britain’s love affair with beer goes back centuries. Like every long-term relationship, it has had its ups and downs, but right now things are going well and there has never been a better time to find a quality British beer. Even Devon and Cornwall, the traditional heartlands of cider production, are experiencing a brewery boom ...

23 January

Best Family Days Out in the South East

As any parent can attest, keeping kids cooped up indoors for too long inevitably leads to boredom and bickering, tears and tantrums. No matter how comfortable your holiday rental may be, sometimes you’ve got to get outside. So peel yourself and your little ones up off that couch and discover some of the family-friendly fun ...

21 January

Why you should Visit Torbay this Valentine’s

Why you should Visit Torbay this Valentine’s

You’ve nearly made it through the darkest, dankest, bleakest month on the calendar and with any luck, so has your other half, so why not reward yourselves with a romantic Valentine’s trip for two? There’s no better place than Torbay on Devon’s south coast, where a spectacular coastline and the charming coastal resort towns of Brixham, Torquay and Paignton offer ...

16 December

Winter Sports in Lake Como

Winter Sports in Lake Como

For most visitors to the Italian lakes, it’s all about sun and swimming, but when Lake Como casts off its summer skin — and with it, its summer crowds — it makes room for wintery delights. Down around the lake’s edge in winter, the atmosphere is peaceful and serene, but in the nearby mountains, there’s ...

26 November

Christmas in Shaldon and Teignmouth: Top Festive Activities

Christmas in Shaldon and Teignmouth: Top Festive Activities

The festive season is supposed to be all about fun… but with manic shopping trips, family squabbling and a jam-packed social calendar, the run-up to Christmas can take its toll. Yet in Shaldon and Teignmouth, two sleepy seaside hamlets along the south Devon coast, Christmas is an enviably calm affair. Throughout the month of December, ...

11 November

The Lighthouse – Eye Candy

The Lighthouse – Eye Candy

We are always trying to find new ways to help represent our Torquay and other home owners. We all know pictures paint a thousand words, but with the billions of images on the net and hundreds of millions more images taken every day, getting that full portfolio of expensive professional images seen is never easy! ...

9 November

GOOGLE+

GOOGLE+

Since its launch in 2011, Google Plus has quietly become one of the most active social networks with hundreds of millions of people having accounts and becoming more active daily. But what is Google+? And is it any different to any other social network? Google has a wide range of free and premium services but ...

14 September

Discovery Now Accepting Bitcoins

Discovery Now Accepting Bitcoins

DISCOVERY HOLIDAY HOMES AND NETWORK NOW TAKING BITCOINS FOR VACATION RENTALS In June 2014, Expedia announced its intention to accept Bitcoins (BTC) and to enter the world of cryptocurrencies for payments of holidays! We are following suit with holiday home rentals. We have activated a number of properties with Bitcoin payment options and will be ...

5 September

2014 Cowes to Torbay Powerboat Results.

2014 Cowes to Torbay Powerboat Results.

A yearly event that sees these powerboats racing along the Devon Coastline from Cowes to Torbay and back. Watched by thousands of people along the coast, it is a yearly event that is very popular. The results of each category can be seen below: Cowes Provisional Results Heat 1 Cowes Provisional Results Heat 2 Cowes ...