Cornwall: Local, Characterful Guides To Britain's Special Places by Kirsty FergussonCornwall: Local, Characterful Guides To Britain's Special Places by Kirsty Fergusson

Cornwall: Local, Characterful Guides To Britain's Special Places

byKirsty Fergusson

Paperback | May 15, 2016

Pricing and Purchase Info

$21.99

Earn 110 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

Kirsty Fergusson enriches your stay with her local knowledge on where to stay, eat and drink and what to see and do. Tips on where to paddle with the tide up wooded creeks to village pubs, on where to discover lost varieties of Cornish apples and on riding a bike from standing stones to swimming holes, provide an intimate picture of this popular tourist destination. As much an entertaining armchair read as a practical guide, this is a personal, slow, tour of Cornwall. Experience crashing waves and glorious beaches, wild moorland and wooded valleys, and the quiet and hitherto unsung byways of the Cornish landscape. Take time to savour the outstanding cuisine and seek out the lively arts scene. Interviews with locals - from blacksmiths and bakers to artists and fishermen - paint an intimate picture of the people of the region.
Award-winning travel writer, Kirsty Fergusson grew up in the West Country, but spent many years living in Greece, Spain and France and more recently, the wildest, westernmost part of Cornwall, not far from Land's End. For many years she has been one of Britain's most popular garden writers, and her friendly and intelligent approach to ...
Loading
Title:Cornwall: Local, Characterful Guides To Britain's Special PlacesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 7.89 × 5.06 × 0.81 inPublished:May 15, 2016Publisher:Bradt Travel GuidesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1841628646

ISBN - 13:9781841628646

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION: GOING SLOW IN CORNWALL LAUNCESTON & THE NORTHEAST MID-CORNWALL NORTH : THE CAMEL ESTUARY TO HOLYWELL BAY BODMIN MOOR SOUTHE AST CORNWALL: from the Tamar to Polperro THE FOWEY VALLEY & THE CORNISH ALPS THE MINING HEARTLAND TRURO & THE FAL ESTUARY SOUTHWEST CORNWALL: THE LIZARD PENINSULA PENZANCE, ST IVES & THE PENWITH PENINSULA Accommodation Index

Editorial Reviews

Winner: Best Guidebook of the Year