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Cornwall

The Most Blissful ‘Balance Me’ Retreat in Cornwall

The Most Blissful ‘Balance Me’ Retreat in Cornwall Where? CK Rock, a stunning beach-chic home situated in the gorgeous Cornish countryside in Rock, Cornwall. When? October 17 Why? Post fashion week I always feel exhausted and in need of a recharging break. This season the gorgeous guys at Balance Me Beauty invited me on one of their retreats on the West coast of England. The purpose of the retreat was all

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Cornwall Roo’s Beach

Cornwall Roo’s Beach Where? Cornwall, UK Exactly? Roo’s Beach Apartment in Porth Why? I was very kindly invited to spend some time at Roo’s Beach House this summer. As my readers will have now realised, I have a real soft spot for Cornwall on the South West coast of England, so I couldn’t resist a mini weekend break with a group of my surf-loving friends. Best time to go? Summer,

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Cornwall Eating and After Dark

Cornwall Eating and After DarkMaster Mixologist, Josh Linfitt teaches me how to create a Cos’Roo’politan cocktail Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall Over the last few years Cornwall has been involved in something of a culinary revolution. With an interest in locally sourced fresh produce and seafood, a host of celebrity chefs have been moving into the area. TV Chef, Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall with its modern, quirky, graffiti adorned interior is

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Cornwall Part Two What to Wear When You’re There

Cornwall Part Two What to Wear When You’re There   Where? Weekend in Cornwall Exactly? Dreamcatchers, St Mawes and Buryan, Beach Retreats, Watergate Bay When? Sept 2013 With? My friend Lucy Why? After the madness of this summers festivals and fashion week, Lucy and I needed a bit of chill out break so we decided to go for a girls autumn surfing (and eating) break in Cornwall. Me hanging out at The Eden Project What

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Where to Stay Buryan Watergate Bay

Where to Stay Buryan Watergate Bay For the surfing section of our trip we stayed at Buryan, Beach Retreats in Watergate Bay. Overlooking the stunning beach with rugged cliffs, caves and fantastic waves, Buryan is the perfect place to stay if you want to surf by day and have cosy bars and some great restaurants nearby in the evening. The decor inside Buryan is chic, clean and modern yet feels homely

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Where to Stay Dreamcatchers St Mawes

Where to Stay Dreamcatchers St Mawes During our trip we stayed in two different locations, the second was Dreamcatchers, a St Mawes Retreat property. A stunning 4 bedroom house which sleeps 8, just 200 metres from the sea in the quaint, sleepy, fishing village of St. Mawes. With stunning views from the gardens and sundrenched balcony, this is the perfect relaxing hideaway for families and groups. Walk up to the

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The Eden Project What to do in Cornwall

The Eden Project What to do in Cornwall The Eden Project is a charity conservation project and social enterprise which researches into plants, nature and sustainability. It runs transformational social and environmental projects all over the world and gives visitors a fun and interesting way learn more about our planet. The vast domes house the world’s largest rain forest in captivity, humid jungles, waterfalls and stunning sculptural artworks. Lucy and

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Cornwall St Ives

Cornwall St Ives What to Wear and Where to Stay St Ives beach Where? St Ives, Cornwall, UK. Exactly? Beachspoke, Black Moon Apartment. When? May 2012. Why? Romantic UK weekend break. Best time to go? Summer for the surfing and the beaches. But St Ives offers plenty to entertain you in the winter months too, like long beach walks, The Tate Gallery and great restaurants. And if the weather is bad outside you have the

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St Ives Eating and Sightseeing

St Ives Eating and Sightseeing St Ives – Eating   Porthmeor Beach Restaurant  Porthmeor Beach St Ives Cornwall  TR26 1JZ  Situated in a minimal glass structure directly in front of the Tate St Ives, Porthmeor Beach Restaurant comes into its own in the summer months. Sit on the deck and enjoy a chilled glass of vino with a selection of tapas, or head inside and enjoy the buzzing atmosphere of the

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Cornwall Padstow

Cornwall Padstow Padstow – Otherwise endearingly known as Steins-ville On the drive back to London from St Ives we stopped off in the culinary, harbour town of Padstow. You may have heard of Padstow already in association to celebrity chef Rick Stein, who currently owns 11 establishments in the tiny fishing port, including hotels, a seafood school and gift shops. If you fancy a taste of real Cornish fish and chips, Stein’s

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