West Cornwall

Find Out who was the World’s First Stand-Up Comedian!

Find Out who was the World’s First Stand-Up Comedian!

In recent years, Cornwall has produced some excellent comedians that have provided their audiences with a laugh out loud release from everyday life. However, comedy isn’t just a recent export from the Cornish shores. Samuel Foote, an 18th century Cornish funny man, is considered to be the first ever stand-up comedian. We explore his life >> read more

Meet the Chef: Stuart Macguire at The Rum and Crab Shack.

Meet the Chef: Stuart Macguire at The Rum and Crab Shack.

This month’s ‘Meet the Chef’ is with Stuart Macguire of The Rum and Crab shack in St Ives. Discover the relaxed atmosphere, favourite food and best rum drinks around.   So, tell me a bit about yourself: My name is Stuart Mcguire and I am the head chef and Part owner with my brother Chris >> read more

My Cornish Days Out – Top 5 Scenic Train Journeys.

My Cornish Days Out – Top 5 Scenic Train Journeys.

Down in Cornwall, we’re pretty lucky with our transport. If you fancied a day out in the car, there’s plenty of gems tucked down country lanes, and a large variety of routes to enjoy. However, for those who can’t or just don’t want to drive, we’ve got plenty of options for you. Open-top scenic bus tours >> read more

The Ultimate in Dog-Friendly Days Out!

The Ultimate in Dog-Friendly Days Out!

Feature image credit – Mark Turner via Flickr. Following on from our 5 Great Dog Friendly Beaches, we knew that dog friendly holidays are on the rise. So, we thought, why stop there? When beaches become too hot and crowded, sometimes you need a little diversity for your days out, and as Cornwall is full of >> read more

You Won’t Believe The 8 Most Unusual Pasty Flavours and Fillings!

You Won’t Believe The 8 Most Unusual Pasty Flavours and Fillings!

Featured image credit: Rhyanna Adkins.   If there’s one thing synonymous with Cornwall and Cornish life, then it is a good old traditional pasty. Over the years, the pasty has filled the stomachs of millions of people worldwide, and it has become a staple for any tourist who is lucky enough to visit our beautiful >> read more

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Take a Tour of St Ives Art Galleries

Take a Tour of St Ives Art Galleries

Follow our art tour of St Ives and explore the best art galleries this stunningly iconic seaside town has to offer.

Take a Tour of Penzance Art Galleries

Take a Tour of Penzance Art Galleries

Follow our art tour of Penzance and discover the top art galleries this beautiful and individual town has to offer.

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