Devon

Places to visit in Devon

St. Pancras Church, Cathedral of the Moor, Widecombe-in-the-Moor

Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Dartmoor, Devon

Widecombe-in-the-Moor is probably Dartmoor’s best known village. This is mainly due to the song, ‘Widecombe Fair’, of which the chorus contains the phrase, “Old Uncle Tom Cobley and all”, which has become part...
Torre Abbey Sands, Torquay

Torquay, Devon

Torquay has long been regarded as one of the most glamorous resorts of the English Riviera. In 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte, who was a prisoner, stood on the deck of HMS Bellerophon in Tor Bay and pronounced Torqu...
Ring of Bells Inn, North Bovey

North Bovey, Dartmoor, Devon

North Bovey is a lovingly preserved Devon village, on the east side of Dartmoor, on a hillside above the River Bovey, from which it gets its name. The village consists of thatched granite cottages, many over 2...
Appledore, from Instow Beach, Instow

Instow, Devon

Instow is a picturesque fishing village situated in Bideford Bay, in North Devon. It is on the estuary where the rivers Taw and Torridge meet, between the villages of Westleigh and Yelland. At low tide, there...
Harbour Beach, Hope Cove

Hope Cove, Devon

Inner Hope, with its glorious background of cliffs, valleys and combes, is a timeless village of thatched cottages and narrow streets which retains the character of an old fishing community. The tiny harbour an...