Visit Devon Blog

Welcome to the Visit Devon blog! 

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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Winter on the coast – our top picks

With its 500-plus miles of sweeping coastline and over 100 beautiful beaches, holidays in Devon are seldom without plenty of time spent down by the sea. Of course, just like fish & chips, the beach and summer holidays are pretty much synonymous, and we completely agree that Devon is a dream…

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Things to do in South Devon

When you see how much there is to see and do in South Devon, it won’t be at all surprising that it has been one of the most popular holiday destinations since the Victorian era. If you’re thinking of Devon for your next getaway, here is the lowdown on South Devon. South Devon is a huge area…

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Top 5 best gardens to visit in the Spring

We all look forward to Spring and here in the South Hams, we like to think we’re a little ahead of the game. Our early camellias and magnolias are magnificent and the palms sway in the gentle breeze. It’s all down to our unique microclimate which produces favourable conditions for plants from around…

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A Beach Clean with Visit South Devon

Last month Visit South Devon was invited to take part in a beach clean hosted by The Devon Concierge Club. The event was in collaboration with the 2 Minute Foundation, a fantastic charity who believe that simple acts can lead to a big difference. Their aim is to see a world without plastic litter…

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Top places to stay for a spring break in South Devon

With a host of activities and attractions, South Devon is a great option for a spring getaway. This region of Devon has everything from stunning coastal towns to rural countryside hideaways and some of the best food and drink options anywhere in the country, so no matter whether you’re looking…

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5 reasons to visit South Devon this autumn

When you think of South Devon, you immediately think of sandy beaches, blue skies and palm tree lined streets which might make you think that it is a place that is only worth visiting in the summer. We’re here to tell you that you’re wrong, there are a host of reasons why you should consider South…

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