A beautiful area in southwest England, situated adjacent to popular Cornwall, Devon can give their neighbour a run for their money. With gorgeous sandy beaches, medieval towns, fossil cliffs and national parks, this part of the English Riviera is a must see.
Woolacombe holds the ‘England for Excellence Gold Award’ for best family resort and Woolacombe Beach is also an award winning beach for two years running! No wonder with 3 miles of golden sand offering fantastic facilities and there are life guards on hand in the Summer making it a great choice for family swimming. There is plenty here to do for all ages with many superb places to eat and they host different festivals throughout the year, such as the Beer, Cider and Music festival. Not only is there excellent surf facilities at the beach, you will also find a cinema and the Golden Coast Holiday Park which includes adventure golf, bungee trampoline, high ropes course, climbing wall and much more.
The outstanding food and drink on offer is renowned, all helped with using its excellent local produce. Devon is a key place to visit to enjoy their food with so many producers in the County. You will find dairies, micro-brewers, vineyards, coffee roasters, chilli farmers and even blueberry farmers, all featured at the many delis, farm shops and cafes in the area. And you can’t leave Devon without enjoying a Devonshire cream tea!