In my last blog I covered the art and geology bit that I learnt about on our day out down the Helford River, on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall. There is also a lot of science to be learnt about the river, it’s food sources, how it’s managed and what happens next. It was an […]
I found out why I always feel like I’m ‘somewhere completely different’ when I go to The Lizard. It’s because it used to be a part of Africa! Think I’m bonkers now don’t you? Our guide for the day, Tim, from Kurokayaking told us that this far tip of West Cornwall, which sticks out into the […]
We took a bit of time out to celebrate a great season, Ben leaving us for France and Rachel having worked with us for 4 years now. I always have a passion to visit West Cornwall, it’s so different from our bit of Cornwall. A day there can feel like I’v been away for ages.
Cornwall is packed with people busy at their art and craft. It’s one of the things we are best known for. It would be impossible to list them all and the idea we have missed some beauties is unbearable. Towns and villages all over Cornwall have workshops you can visit as well as galleries and […]
Walking is a favourite pastime for many, many people in Cornwall, it’s something Mike and I have always treasured at home and around the world. Cornwall has a diverse landscape to explore with moors, beaches, cliff tops, through villages and towns.
Festivals There are lots of ways to enjoy festivals in Cornwall, we are always celebrating something from cheese to oysters and like to enjoy food, drink and music alongside everything. The Looe Festival is 23 – 25 September and is a fab venue to see Bryan Ferry from Roxy Music on the Saturday night, and/or […]
Lovely blog from MIHI Digital, recommending Lower Barns as one of the top 5 places to stay in Cornwall, and our particular speciality for romance. Read the whole blog here http://www.mihidigital.co.uk/blog/5-best-places-stay-cornwall/ If you fancy a weekend break take a look at our B&B website and for everything about our runaway, intimate, elopement wedding packages it’s www.lowerbarnswedding.co.uk. […]
Such a lovely review on Tripadvisor and great to know our little touches are appreciated! Thanks guys. 40 really is one of the big ones, eh?! Love Janie x
Theatre changes with the seasons in Cornwall. We get really excited for the outdoor performances by Kneehigh Theatre, Miracle Theatre and at the Minack Theatre, which never ever fail to deliver a magical atmosphere and stunning performances. With the summer season closing in now, we are coming to the end of these performances – however, […]
Late summer in Cornwall always fills me with excitement. There is a distinct change in everything as the farmers start to harvest. Plans change from assuming it’s going to be a beach day to considering the best things to do if the weather isn’t good. And that’s a crucial part, since often the weather in […]