Summer Holiday 2011 Day 10 – Trelissick and Falmouth

Had a walk through the woods at Trelissick and along the banks of the River Fal.


Had lunch and spent the afternoon in Falmouth.

Summer Holiday 2011 Day 9 – Gweek

Had a brief walk around Polurrian, where I will be staying for the next week before seeking out a great Sunday lunch in Gweek.


Then after lunch, spent the remainder of the day at the Seal Sanctuary in Gweek.

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Summer Holiday 2011 Day 8 – Polurrian Via Durgan

Time to relocate from Tintagel to Polurrian.

We originally planned to stop off in Padstow on the way, but because of the rain, decide to head for Truro instead, in the hope that the rain would have eased off by then

After Truro, we stopped on at Glendurgan gardens.

Glendurgen Gardens

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Summer Holiday 2011 Day 7 – Bude

Today was supposed to be another beach day but the weather was no quite up to it. So instead, I headed for the Bude Canal.

Bude Canal

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Summer Holiday 2011 Day 6 – Trebarwith Strand

After four fairly strenuous days, the tide times were ideal for spending a day on the beach.

Trebarwith Strand

Then, after a long day, when the tide finally reclaimed the beach, we retired to the cliff top for a beer.

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Summer Holiday 2011 Day 5 – The Rumps

Finally got to walk around the headland at “The Rumps” today.

The Rumps

I’d seen this piece of the Cornish Coast from out at sea on a boat trip out of Padstow and have had it in my to-do list for a number of years.

Summer Holiday 2011 Day 4 – Eden Project

My 5th visit to the Eden Project – there’s always something new, so well worth it.

This time it coincided with a visit by Charles and Camilla!

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