A day in Mevagissey

Mevagissey is a picturesque fishing village on the south coast of Cornwall, the perfect destination for a relaxing break in a tranquil setting. There are many beautiful beaches in the area, the Lost Gardens of Heligan are close by, and Mevagissey itself has spectacular scenery and lots of delicious pubs and restaurants. Last August, some…

Cornish sunset chasing at Porthtowan

Porthtowan on the north coast of Cornwall has always been my favourite place to watch a sunset. This beautiful beach is a surfer’s paradise and is home to the Blue Bar, a lovely beachfront bar with incredible views of the crashing Atlantic waves out towards the horizon. It’s also, in my opinion, the best place…

Making the most of Autumn in Cornwall

Autumn in Cornwall is one of the most magical times of the year. The summer crowds have dispersed, the colours become more vivid and the sunsets get more spectacular. As the change of the season brings yellow, orange and red hues to Cornwall’s countryside and dreamy gold sunsets light up the evening sky, I like…

A weekend at Little Trevothan Campsite

A few weeks ago, Chris and I spent a lovely weekend camping at Little Trevothan Campsite in Coverack. We got everything packed and ready on the Thursday evening and then left straight after work on the Friday. Little Trevothan Campsite is situated near the quaint village of Coverack on the Lizard Peninsula and roughly a…