Padstow Harbour Cornwall England

Padstow is one of our favourite Cornish towns. The harbour is a great place to enjoy an outdoor meal, perhaps a fresh crab sandwich and a pint. The chef Rick Stein has a huge presence in the town. A treat is lunch at the Seafood restaurant but you can just enjoy fish and chips onContinue reading “Padstow Harbour Cornwall England”

Portleven Clock Tower Cornwall England

Porthleven is one of our favourite Cornish towns. You need to take care on this small pier at the entrance to the harbour. You can easily be caught out by a gust of wind or the tide crashing in which it regularly does in Porthleven. The harbour is a great place to enjoy an outdoorContinue reading “Portleven Clock Tower Cornwall England”

Stormy clouds over Weston Bay and Brean Down Somerset

A stormy sky on a blustery day gives way to the most dramatic of sunsets. The sunsets here in Weston Bay are stunning especially late in the year. The long beach at Weston leads down to Uphill and views over to Brean Down. To get to Brean Down you cannot get over the muddy estuaryContinue reading “Stormy clouds over Weston Bay and Brean Down Somerset”

Stormy clouds over Weston Bay and Brean Down Somerset

A stormy sky on a blustery day for a beach walk. The long beach at Weston leads down to Uphill and views over to Brean Down. To get to Brean Down you cannot get over the muddy estuary but have to walk a further seven miles which is a pity. It is well worth makingContinue reading “Stormy clouds over Weston Bay and Brean Down Somerset”

Portleven Harbour Cornwall Looking to sea

Porthleven is one of our favourite Cornish towns. You need to take care on this small pier at the entrance to the harbour. You can easily be caught out by a gust of wind or the tide crashing in which it regularly does in Porthleven. The harbour is a great place to enjoy an outdoorContinue reading “Portleven Harbour Cornwall Looking to sea”

Portleven Harbour Cornwall looking over to the Ship Inn

Porthleven is one of our favourite Cornish towns. You need to take care on this small pier at the entrance to the harbour. You can easily be caught out by a gust of wind or the tide crashing in which it regularly does in Porthleven. The harbour is a great place to enjoy an outdoorContinue reading “Portleven Harbour Cornwall looking over to the Ship Inn”

Dramatic Sky over Weston Bay Somerset and Uphill Nature Reserve

A very dramatic sky after the storm but following a perfect morning at Uphill Boatyard. We can also look over the Axe Estuary from Uphill Nature Reserve and also take in the view from the hill towards the old Norman church. The path leads around to the boatyard from her at the Axe Estuary atContinue reading “Dramatic Sky over Weston Bay Somerset and Uphill Nature Reserve”

Portreath Beach North Cornwall Poldark Country

Portreath Beach North Cornwall. A very clean beach although at the time of visiting it had some poisonous jellyfish around that had strayed into Cornish waters. We had been warned. A very evocative harbour in the village with some stunning sea views from the higher cliffs. The beach is wide and has some interesting rockContinue reading “Portreath Beach North Cornwall Poldark Country”