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Cornwall holidays 2022: Cornwall vs the Cote d’Azur

The lure of a summer getaway to France’s Cote d’Azur is certainly a powerful one. From sun-dusted turquoise seas to the picture-perfect streets of Nice and Saint Tropez, it’s hard to find anywhere else in the world that feels so tailor-made for unwinding.

Hard, but by no means impossible. When it comes to letting your cares melt away beside the sea, our own Cornwall is in a class of its own. And if you choose a Cornwall holiday in 2022, you might be surprised at how quickly you forget all about the Cote d’Azur.

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Cornwall holidays 2022: Cornwall vs the Cote d’Azur

Cornwall holidays 2022: Cornwall vs the Cote d’Azur

The lure of a summer getaway to France’s Cote d’Azur is certainly a powerful one. From sun-dusted turquoise seas to the picture-perfect streets of Nice and Saint Tropez, it’s hard to find anywhere else in the world that feels so tailor-made for unwinding. Hard, but by no means impossible. When it comes to letting your cares melt away beside the sea, our own Cornwall is in a class...

Cornwall hidden gems: coves, bays and beaches

Cornwall hidden gems: coves, bays and beaches

When the sun is shining, there really is no place like Cornwall. With tranquil turquoise bays, stunning sandy shores, and a bounty of boutique hotels, it’s no wonder the popular beaches, narrow lanes and top restaurants get  busy over the summer months. But avoiding the Cornwall crowds isn’t impossible. In fact, with our list below, you’ll soon discover some of Cornwall&rsquo...

Best Beaches and Walking Paths to Explore on The Roseland Peninsula

Best Beaches and Walking Paths to Explore on The Roseland Peninsula

Comfortably nestled between the Fal Estuary and St Austell Bay, The Roseland Peninsula is Cornwall’s hidden gem. This striking coastal district boasts some of the most scenic beaches and walking routes on the southwestern tip. With a heatwave predicted for the UK this April, most of us will be looking to take advantage of the rare British sun. Whether you fancy a relaxing day sunbathing or ...

Drift away with the Blue Mind theory

Drift away with the Blue Mind theory

If you stop to think about it, it’s curious. Why do so many of us love to be near the sea? Just to say that the shore is beautiful doesn’t quite explain it. Inland locations are undeniably lovely and also popular. But for millions of us the sea is our go-to happy place......

Wine tasting & vineyards in Cornwall

Wine tasting & vineyards in Cornwall

As well as being a haven for happy holiday-makers, Cornwall is also a wine buffs’ dream. It’s down to good soils for grapes, sunshine-flooded slopes, warm winters and some highly skilled winemakers. These super scenic vineyards are set in beautiful parts of the county – making a winery-themed trip an appealing idea. Fancy a glass of Cornish fizz on a vine-side terrace? Here are five...

Gift an Experience to Remember this Christmas

Gift an Experience to Remember this Christmas

It’s that time of year where everyone hunts high and low for the best possible gift for their loved ones. This year, why not gift an experience to remember? At Driftwood we’re proud to offer a variety of unique experiences available as gifts. From delicious picnic hampers and gourmet dining experiences, to relaxing breaks, you’ll find a wonderful gift for even the hardest to please...

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