Posts By: Elizabeth

All aboard the Roller (sorry Atlantic) Coaster

Out and about on the open top bus in West Cornwall

If you are visiting West Cornwall in the summer months then there is no finer way to absorb the geography of this beautiful western peninsula with such contrasting landscapes than a day out on the open top Atlantic Coaster double decker bus.               It’s a circular route in both directions with an… Read more »

June in Cornwall – wild flowers and gardens (guest blog post)


  Whilst every month has its own particular splendours, June brings hedgerows bursting with colour from a wide variety of wildflowers. Tiny, shy little flowers like the speedwell nestle comfortably amongst larger showier specimen such as the tall, majestic foxgloves with their fascinating arrangement of spots within the tube.            … Read more »

The iconic Jubilee Pool

One of the finest sights in historic Penzance has to be the iconic  art deco Jubilee Pool, down off the Penzance promenade beside the pier where the Scillonian docks.               History Designed in 1930 and opened in May 1935 in the year of King George’s Silver Jubilee, beside a… Read more »