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Whether you are a first time visitor to Devon or a resident, our blog is the perfect place to find top tips for travel around the county, ideas and inspiration for your stay and all the latest news. 

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Suggestions for spending Father’s Day in Devon

Whether you’re celebrating your dad, your grandad, an uncle, an older brother, a stepdad or just any other man in your life, we’re here to help you make 16 th June special. Whatever you’re looking for, from days out for the whole family to Sunday lunch, here are some of our top suggestions. Ideas for…

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It’s A ‘Massive’ May Half Term for Devon!

Over 20 activities and things to do in Devon this Whitsun Break! Devon is getting ready for a Massive May Half Term and there are plenty of things to get excited about. There will be non-stop family fun for the whole week. Anne Blackham, Marketing Manager for Devon’s Top Attractions, said: “Our…

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Ideas for May half term in Devon

Planning a trip to Devon over May half term? You’re in luck, there are a host of things to do taking place across the county – take a look at some of our top suggestions for ways to entertain yourself this half term! With areas like the Torbay, the English Riviera and further south towards Plymouth…

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Enrol in Princess School this weekend at Bear Town

On Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May, Elsa and Snow White will be hosting an exclusive Princess School for all aspiring Princes and Princesses. Guests will learn a whole host of Princess skills including singing, dancing, perfecting the royal wave, and more. Come dressed to impress! This being Bear…

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Ideas for Mother’s Day in Devon

If you’re looking for ways to treat the mother figures in your life this March, here are our top suggestions for planning the perfect Mother’s Day in Devon. Treat her to a cream tea A traditional Devon Cream Tea is a wonderful treat any time of the year but you’ll find that there are often extra…

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A brief guide to half term in Devon

Lucky enough to be heading to Devon this half term? There’s a whole host of fun and adventures to be had this February – don’t believe us? Here’s a brief guide to what you can enjoy in Devon this half term! During half term, why not get ready for Easter by joining the village of Clovelly for their…

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Watch Spring unfurl at RHS Rosemoor

Spring has arrived at RHS Rosemoor, signalled by the appearance of large drifts of delicate snowdrops throughout the gorgeous gardens. In celebration, you can join an expert on a special walk every day at noon from 1–11 February. Booking is not required but places are limited and are offered on a…

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Where to find Santa in Devon this Christmas

It’s almost time to dust off those elves and find shelves to hide them on, so it’s no wonder that Santa is making a couple of pit stops in Devon this month to get ahead of the rush! Why not kick start your Christmas festivities by taking the kids (and the dogs!) to Santa’s grotto so he can get a…

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