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Throwback Thursday - looking back on Boxing Day 2018!
12Sep
2019

Throwback Thursday - looking back on Boxing Day 2018!

So why not spend Christmas or New Year in Cornwall. You could spend Boxing Day on the beach and do what Liz did last year. The sun was shining and it was actually quite warm! Thank goodness it was, as Liz had decided to take part in the Boxing Day swim at Perranporth to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness. So who will join her this year??

Aaah September - 10 perfect ways to spend the day in West Cornwall
31Aug
2019

Aaah September - 10 perfect ways to spend the day in West Cornwall

As we move into September, Cornwall calms down after a busy few weeks. The kids return to school, caravans head home, and the county breathes a deep sigh of relief after another successful season, but the holidays for some continue into September.

7 sights within 7 miles
20May
2019

7 sights within 7 miles

Callestock Courtyard Cottages is nestled in the heart of Cornwall, giving easy access to stunning beaches, coastal walks and award-winning restaurants on both sides of the coast. Here we round-up some of our favourite places to visit, all within just seven miles of the holiday cottages here in Zelah.

A Perfect May Bank Holiday in Cornwall
01May
2019

A Perfect May Bank Holiday in Cornwall

The Easter weekend didn't disappoint, with record-breaking temperatures, clear blue skies, and gentle seas around the Cornish coast. We're crossing everything for a repeat performance this May Bank Holiday and have put together a collection of ideas for a perfect long weekend in Cornwall.

7 Natural Wonders to Appreciate in Cornwall this March
25Feb
2019

7 Natural Wonders to Appreciate in Cornwall this March

The bright yellow daffodils, the little purple and white crocus flowers, the powder pink magnolia - all in full bloom throughout Cornwall as we look forward to March. The sun is shining today and the sky is a bright blue so what better time to share some of the spectacular sights of the season, highlighting seven of our favourite natural wonders to see at this time of year.

Wonderful Walks and Perfect Pubs
30Jan
2019

Wonderful Walks and Perfect Pubs

They often go hand-in-hand - a bracing walk through the beautiful rugged Cornish countryside followed by a pie and a pint in front of a roaring fire. There are hundreds of village and coastal pubs to choose from, so Nick and I have tested some of the very best (in the interests of customer research, of course...) and share our favourites here.

10 little known ways to enjoy a Cornish Summer
29Jun
2018

10 little known ways to enjoy a Cornish Summer

The sun has got his hat on, and it's looking to be a glorious Cornish Summer with long hot days, bright blue skies and warm temperatures. Many people will flock to the county's coastline, spending their days sitting on the sand and paddling in the sea. But we know you want more than that - you want to go where the locals go and experience more than just the beach...

Bluebell walks in Cornwall
23Mar
2018

Bluebell walks in Cornwall

There's something magical about wandering through carpets of soft, fragrant bluebells, with the sun twinkling through the leaves and the birds singing in the trees. There are plenty of fantastic places in Cornwall that we love to visit in the Spring to catch the bluebells at their very best.

Best places for romance in Cornwall
31Jan
2018

Best places for romance in Cornwall

What better way to say "I love you" than getting away for a short break by the sea with your partner? Cornwall is popular with honeymooners, brides, newlyweds and couples looking to mark an extra special occasion. Many of the region's great trails were featured on ITV's Britain's Favourite Walks, but here's our round-up of the most iconic places to visit in Cornwall during your next romantic stay.

2018 holiday inspiration
21Dec
2017

2018 holiday inspiration

Looking forward to feeling the warmth of the sun on your face and an empty to-do list? It's officially time to start counting down to your next holiday, so here are a few ideas to get you started...