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Journey South West this Summer

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Plan a Summer Getaway toDevon & Cornwall

One of the greatest advantages of choosing Devon and Cornwall for your summer getaway is the ease of travel.

Forget the hassle of airport security and lengthy flight delays. Instead, you can enjoy a scenic road trip, possibly passing the iconic Stonehenge along the way, depending on your route, a comfortable train ride, or even a leisurely coach journey through picturesque landscapes. As you approach these south-west counties, you'll be greeted by rolling hills, patchwork fields, and the tantalising glint of the sea in the distance. 

With an array of local events, beautiful natural scenery, and charming towns, these counties offers a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure.

Plan your journey, pack your bags, and discover what delights await you in Devon and Cornwall...

Saunton Sands Biosphere

North Devon

North Devon is the perfect destination for nature lovers and adventurers alike offering breathtaking coastal scenery, charming villages, and impressive beaches. 

In the summer, surfing enthusiasts can catch waves at acclaimed beaches like Croyde Bay, naturalists can explore the rugged moorlands of Exmoor National Park, and for those seeking relaxation, the peaceful coastal walks and charming harbour towns provide perfect spots to unwind and soak up the summer sun.


South Devon Coastline with Sidmouth Cliffs

South Devon

With its remarkable coastline, scenic countryside, and quaint seaside towns, South Devon is an idyllic destination for those seeking a blend of natural beauty and coastal adventure. 

During the summer in South Devon, sail or kayak along the stunning coastline, explore the attractive villages and pristine beaches of the English Riviera, or hike the scenic trails of Dartmoor National Park, and immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of the moors. 

Coastline at St Mawes Cornwall


Renowned for its rugged coastline, historic tin mines, and quaint fishing villages, Cornwall offers a captivating mix of natural beauty and rich cultural heritage. 

Summer in Cornwall, explore the maritime heritage at the National Heritage Museum, relax on the beautiful idyllic beaches, visit the tropical biomes of the Eden Project, or immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of local music and cultural festivals. 


Boats mored at Lynmouth Harbour at sunset

Must Visit Towns / Villages in Devon & Cornwall

Published on14 March 2024
From ancient villages steeped in history to quaint maritime settlements and bustling tourist hotspots, there's something to captivate every traveller. At the Brend Collection, we're passionate about showcasing the best of our beloved region and encouraging visitors to experience its diverse locations.
Castle Beach, Falmouth

Must Visit Beaches in Devon & Cornwall

Published on12 March 2024
Devon and Cornwall's beaches are a mesmerising tapestry of coastal wonders, each offering a captivating experience. Find out the must-visit beaches to visit during your staycation to the South West.
Caerhays Castle Spring Gardens

Must Visit Gardens in Devon & Cornwall

Published on10 March 2024
Devon and Cornwall boast some of England's most magnificent gardens, each steeped in history and showcasing a diverse array of plant species from around the globe. From majestic landscapes to tranquil surroundings, these regions offer a paradise for garden enthusiasts.

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