Six cruise ships are set to visit the English Riviera next year with the plan to encourage even more vessels to visit the Bay. The Summer Season will start with the Ocean Majesty anchoring off Torquay Harbour on Monday 27 May. During September and October an additional five ships will be visiting the resort . The Artania
If you have the pleasure of self-catering in Torquay you might want to check out a few of the great restaurants in the local area. Torquay is well-known for its delicious food and friendly service so it would be a good idea to take advantage of them while you’re in town. The Fountain The Fountain
If you’re thinking of having a self-catering Torquay holiday then you’re probably going to be looking for a few pubs where you can have a bit of a drink and enjoy a good meal now and again. Torquay has some very good pubs where it’s easy to relax and enjoy a traditional pub atmosphere while
The fun carries on throughout the winter season on Devon’s beautiful English Riviera and this popular resort’s New Year’s Eve celebrations include some quirky surprises. New Year Murder Mystery, Brixham – 29th December 2012 The Weary Ploughman Inn near Brixham on Devon’s English Riviera is celebrating the New Year slightly early this year with an exciting
Christmas will be huge fun for the whole family on Devon’s beautiful English Riviera with festive events and special offers designed to bring good cheer. This popular Devon resort, now designated a Global Geopark, includes the coastal towns of Torquay, Paignton, Brixham and Babbacombe, all offering the famous English Riviera welcome.
The Model Village gardens come to life with a spooky twist. Many of the displays are decorated with Fun and eerie Halloween scenes along with miniature ghostly and gory features. Spooky-luminations, fire and sound effects from dusk – the eeriest time to visit!
According to an article the The Express, the Cary Arms in Babbacombe Bay, Torquay is place where you “truly feel like you could be abroad” “With its sea views, peaceful rooms and calming surroundings, it was a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of the big city.”The Cary Arms was build in the late 1800 and is
National Trust Properties The English Riviera is the ideal base for a holiday in South Devon, surrounded by beautiful countryside and coastline, and towns full of character. In and around the resort you’ll find a number of National Trust properties, ranging from castles to country homes, providing the perfect day out for all ages. Nestled
After the success of the balloon – here comes the wheel. Taller than Nelson’s Column at the dizzy height of nearly 60 meters, the English Riviera Wheel will be sited in Princess Gardens, Torquay, next to the Pavilion, and give breathtaking 360 degree views across the Bay from Monday 20 August to Wednesday 31 October
Babbacombe’s amazing coastal landscape has been chosen by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) as having some of the most interesting and diverse geography to explore in the UK. The area features as part of a project and website – Discovering Britain – which aims to explain the stories behind the UK’s built and natural landscapes through