Enjoy a virtual tour of Goodrington Park & Lakes next to the beautiful Goodrington Beach. Also known as Youngs Park it’s a perfect spot to chill out
Paignton Harbour nestles on the western shores of Torbay between Torquay and Brixham. It’s a beautiful place to sit & watch the world go by.
Enjoy a virtual tour of Marldon Christmas Tree Farm. From santas grotto, face painting, reindeer, huskies, and the Christmas market.
Take a trip back in time and travel on the majestic Dartmouth Steam Railway between Paignton & Kingswear.
Not many people, even some locals realise just how many beaches Torbay has, 3 of them awarded with the Blue Flag, 10 the Seaside Award
Situated on a creek of the River Dart steeped in history and surrounded by beautiful countryside, nestled in the green hills of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Famous for its mill pond, crab fishing (aka crabbing) and a 1,000-year-old yew tree in the churchyard.
A quite park between Paignton & Torquay which is part of the South West Coastal Path. This park usually has a quiet and peaceful atmosphere as there’s little to do here. The old facilities that were once here have been removed for some reason or other. Now all that’s here are flowers, shrubbery, trees and the remnants of the old gas works.
Once the home of the famous writer Agatha Christie, now owned by the National Trust. It has hardly been touched over the years and offers a glimpse into the private life of the Queen of Crime and her family.
Virtual tour pub guide, if you’re wondering what it’s like inside you’ll find out here with an ever growing list as I explore Devon and sometimes beyond.
There are always some sort of events happening in and around the bay, especially in the summer. Here’s a list of the ones Im aware of, plus ones close by. If I’ve missed any please let me know.