Category Archives: Things to do

Tarka Trail Guide

Here’s a link to a useful leaflet detailing walks and places to visit along the Tarka Trail train. Click to access The-Tarka-Line-Leaflet.pdf On a nice day, get off at any station enroute and do one of the walks described in

Tarka Trail Guide

Here’s a link to a useful leaflet detailing walks and places to visit along the Tarka Trail train. Click to access The-Tarka-Line-Leaflet.pdf On a nice day, get off at any station enroute and do one of the walks described in

Area of Outstanding National Beauty

The flat is situated right in the middle of an designated Area of Outstanding National Beauty. This new, map-based website is designed to help you plan walking and biking trips around the coastline. http://explorethecoast.org/  

Area of Outstanding National Beauty

The flat is situated right in the middle of an designated Area of Outstanding National Beauty. This new, map-based website is designed to help you plan walking and biking trips around the coastline. http://explorethecoast.org/  

Marwood Hill Gardens

“Open daily during 1st March-30th September, 10am-5:00pm and then until October 27th, 11am-4:00pm Check the diary for the latest updates, and our events page for a list of upcoming events in the gardens and Tea room.” (From the Website).

Marwood Hill Gardens

“Open daily during 1st March-30th September, 10am-5:00pm and then until October 27th, 11am-4:00pm Check the diary for the latest updates, and our events page for a list of upcoming events in the gardens and Tea room.” (From the Website).

Sandleigh Tea Rooms, Croyde

“From what was just a small house with a huge grassy yard full of weeds in 2009, Sandleigh has since (early 2010) been totally transformed into a fantastic tea room and garden which not only sells lovely home-made food, but

Sandleigh Tea Rooms, Croyde

“From what was just a small house with a huge grassy yard full of weeds in 2009, Sandleigh has since (early 2010) been totally transformed into a fantastic tea room and garden which not only sells lovely home-made food, but

Tapeley Park

“Tapeley-or Tapelia as it is known in the Doomsday Book– has for over 1000 years held the fantastic elevated position overlooking the River Torridge. The views stretch as far as the Island of Lundy and fade into the horizon over the Atlantic.

Tapeley Park

“Tapeley-or Tapelia as it is known in the Doomsday Book– has for over 1000 years held the fantastic elevated position overlooking the River Torridge. The views stretch as far as the Island of Lundy and fade into the horizon over the Atlantic.

Combe Martin

“Situated in a beautiful and fertile valley on the western edge of Exmoor, Combe Martin lies at the center of some of North Devon’s most spectacular scenery. The approach to Combe Martin, along the coastal road, offers the visitor glimpses

Combe Martin

“Situated in a beautiful and fertile valley on the western edge of Exmoor, Combe Martin lies at the center of some of North Devon’s most spectacular scenery. The approach to Combe Martin, along the coastal road, offers the visitor glimpses

Docton Mills

“Docton Mill Wild Flower Gardens are situated in North Devon (UK) in a stunning valley, 1000m from the coast. The Garden started in the 1930’s but fell into disrepair in the 1970’s. 1980 saw the Mill renovated and Garden cleared

Docton Mills

“Docton Mill Wild Flower Gardens are situated in North Devon (UK) in a stunning valley, 1000m from the coast. The Garden started in the 1930’s but fell into disrepair in the 1970’s. 1980 saw the Mill renovated and Garden cleared

Great Torrington

“Great Torrington is a friendly, welcoming town, set in the midst of rolling, unspoilt green countryside. An ancient settlement extraordinarily sited on an inland cliff top with steep drops down to the River Torridge below. This impressive situation offers spectacular

Great Torrington

“Great Torrington is a friendly, welcoming town, set in the midst of rolling, unspoilt green countryside. An ancient settlement extraordinarily sited on an inland cliff top with steep drops down to the River Torridge below. This impressive situation offers spectacular

Hartland Abbey

“Only one mile from Hartland Quay, Hartland Abbey lies across a narrow, sheltered valley which winds its way to the spectacular Atlantic Coast. Within a designated ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ visitors may wander around the beautiful gardens and grounds

Hartland Abbey

“Only one mile from Hartland Quay, Hartland Abbey lies across a narrow, sheltered valley which winds its way to the spectacular Atlantic Coast. Within a designated ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ visitors may wander around the beautiful gardens and grounds

The Hartland Peninsula

Beautiful, rugged coastline, about an hour’s drive along “the atlantic highway”, you really feel like you are miles from anywhere. At Harland quay, you’ll find an isolated pub looking out to sea, further inland, Hartland Village and on the north

The Hartland Peninsula

Beautiful, rugged coastline, about an hour’s drive along “the atlantic highway”, you really feel like you are miles from anywhere. At Harland quay, you’ll find an isolated pub looking out to sea, further inland, Hartland Village and on the north