South West England

St Ives from Malakoff Gardens

St Ives, Cornwall

St Ives, near Penzance, is one of the most popular Cornish holiday resorts. It has breathtaking coastal scenery, with four white sandy beaches which have been awarded European Blue Flag clean water status. Port...
West Cliff Beach and Pier, Bournemouth

Bournemouth, Dorset

Bournemouth in Dorset, is a cosmopolitan seaside resort on the south coast of England. It has many enormous natural advantages and attracts over five million visitors every year, not only in the summer months, ...
Lulworth Cove

Lulworth Cove, Dorset

Lulworth Cove in Dorset, is a world famous horse-shoe shaped cove, at the end of the picturesque village of West Lulworth. It is geologically spectacular and a gateway to the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. At S...
Swanage Beach, Swanage

Swanage, Dorset

Swanage in Dorset, is a small popular seaside resort, with a beautiful setting facing east to Swanage Bay in the Purbeck Hills, between Ballard Down and Peveril Point. The golden sandy beach has been given Euro...
Outer Bailey and Great Ditch, Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle, Dorset

Corfe Castle is one of the most spectacular ruined castles in Britain, from whatever direction it is viewed. The name is also given to the village in which the castle is set. One of the best views clearly demon...
Sand dunes, beach, Sandbanks

Sandbanks, Dorset

Sandbanks is a small peninsula at the entrance to Poole Harbour in Dorset. Although less than one square mile in area, it contains some of the most expensive houses in Britain. Sandbanks' coastline is packed wi...
East Front, Montacute House, Montacute

Montacute, Somerset

Montacute in Somerset, is a village of exceptional interest. The buildings are almost entirely of golden coloured Ham Hill stone, including Montacute House, one of the finest Elizabethan houses in Britain. Th...