9 August

Food Fight: Who’s got the Best Local Grub?

Food Fight: Who’s got the Best Local Grub?

After Richard’s fantastic blog on beers, ciders and wines, I knew that the next thing to follow had to be a blog on some fantastic local foods to accompany some of his spectacular choices. There’s loads of great food out there in the world to try, and let’s face it: we’ve all got our favourite ...

4 August

OPEN LETTER TO GOOGLE INC

OPEN LETTER TO GOOGLE INC

A CRY FROM THE SEARCH WILDERNESS! Dear members of the Google Search team, its VP’s, company Board members, advisors, shareholders and anyone with a couple of minutes to spare……. I write this letter in the forlorn hope that somebody within the vast Google network may pick up on this plea and relay it to somebody who counts ...

26 July

Beer, Cider & Wine: A refreshers guide!

Beer, Cider & Wine: A refreshers guide!

This summer in Devon is blistering and  begs continual refreshment! We occasionally pop out of the office and enjoy the local fare! Here are some of our favourite drinks this week! Mr Moretti at Ansteys cove! He’s over from Italy! On the Rocks, Torquay sea front! Don’t mention the Rugby!

17 July

GUEST’S GUIDE TO BOOKING A RENTAL!

GUEST’S GUIDE TO BOOKING A RENTAL!

With the large number of companies, owners and agents now marketing holiday homes and with so many properties to choose from, where do you start? Add in the opportunity to “Book Now” on so  many sites, it is no wonder many guests get nervous about who they are dealing with! We have created a short ...

7 July

Take a Break in Beautiful La Clusaz, France

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Take a Break in Beautiful La Clusaz, France

 Take A Break in Beautiful La Clusaz, France.  Looking for somewhere to holiday this year? Come sun or snow, you won’t be disappointed when you choose to visit La Clusaz on the Swiss border of France.  La Clusaz is a ski resort in the French Alps close to the Swiss border. This commune is part ...

2 July

Lost Gardens of Heligan as a Daytrip from Devon

Lost Gardens of Heligan as a Daytrip from Devon

Beautiful Devon is full of nature, countryside and gardens to explore, but if you fancy a daytrip out of the county and deep into the heart of the Cornwall, then why not visit the fantastic Lost Gardens of Heligan, situated in Pentewan. Easily reachable from the heart of Devon by an approximate 75 minute car ...

29 June

Gorgeous Galmpton

Gorgeous Galmpton

Nestled along the River Dart between the two coastal towns of Paignton (2.8 miles) and Brixham (3.1 miles), the quaint and historical village of Galmpton offers an enviable spot for soaking up the year-round delights of Torbay and Devon. The picturesque setting of Galmpton has beguiled and inspired many throughout the ages, from the future King Edward ...

13 May

17 Ways To Spend The Perfect Weekend In The English Riviera

17 Ways To Spend The Perfect Weekend In The English Riviera

Let’s go to the English Riviera 1. If you arriving at Torquay train station saunter along Torquay seafront Be sure not to spend too long in Torquay’s train station! Head straight to the seafront and follow it around! 2. Make your way to Abbey Park and stop for snacks at One World Cafe Adjacent to ...

23 April

Top 6 Cultural Things to See in Dartmoor

Top 6 Cultural Things to See in Dartmoor

With a diverse and rich cultural heritage, Dartmoor has a wealth of things to see, from prehistoric tombs, medieval buildings and settlements over four thousand years old, to 23 conservation areas and 1,208 scheduled monuments. It has customs and traditions which remain present to this day, including the famous Widecombe Fair. Together, this contributes to ...

28 January

The Milan Day Trip

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The Milan Day Trip

Milan Day Trip   (content provided by discovercomo.com) The metropolitan city of Milan gives a radiant contrast to the rural glamour of Lake Como, making it a great day trip. Although Milan is widely regarded as the financial sector of Italy, it has far more character and history than many people give it credit for. ...