Plymouth To Launch Compass Travel Card

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

compass travel card

Plymouth To Launch Compass Travel Card The launch of the Compass Travel Card is set to make Plymouth a rival of Sydney Harbour in Australia, local ferry and harbour cruise operators are to join up city and sea travel in Plymouth and Cornwall Set to launch in April 2019, the Compass card will be the […]

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Noss Mayo

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018


Noss Mayo The village of Noss Mayo is about 10 miles east of the city of Plymouth, south-west of the village of Yealmpton and Superyachts can easily arrive there by sea using the tender. Noss Mayo lies on the south side of the Yealm estuary with Newton Ferrers to the north. The estuary is quite […]

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Origin of Term Up Shit Creek

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018


The origin of a phrase Up Shit Creek, one that I use on occasions, was made clear to me during a recent visit to Plymouth. I had never thought there was such a place as Shit Creek but records show that in Plymouth the creek now known as Stonehouse Creek was, during the 18thcentury, known […]

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Pentillie Castle Hire The Whole House

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Pentille Castle

Pentillie Castle and Estate is a family-run castle, wedding venue and 5 star hotel in Cornwall set in a 2,000 acre estate set on the bank of the River Tamar. The Coryton family have owned Pentillie Castle since the early 1800’s and the present generation are a small but passionate team who take enormous pride […]

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Sit Up and Take Notice

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

take notice

Sit Up and Take Notice Sit up and take notice; Plymouth in the south west of the United Kingdom is a superyacht port with a lot to offer. Sheltered by the Plymouth sound into which the Rivers Plym and Tamar flow, the port of Plymouth has an abundance of deep water anchorages and marina docks […]

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Plymouth Where to Stay

Friday, September 21st, 2018


Ahead of the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims leaving the city for America. The city of Plymouth at the mouth of the Rivers Plym and Tamar, is all set to play host to an increasing number of Superyachts eager to sample the best of British hospitality The port and its rivers form the county boundary […]

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Top 20 Things to do and see in Plymouth

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

To do and see

Top 20 Things to do and see in Plymouth There are so many things to do and see in and around Plymouth that compiling a list of just 20 while be sure to upset some one because we have missed them out.  We were recently hosted on a press trip in which we were shown […]

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Hopping Over to Calais From Dover

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018


Hopping over to Calais from Dover and heading south through France with children there will come a time when you need to know where best to stop.  So here is our guide. Two hours from Calais in Reims, there are 2 excellent 2-star hotels that make ideal stopping points. Hotel Cecyl right in the heart of town […]

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Our Hotel Barge Trip is Confirmed

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018


Hotel Barging is a boutique, unique superyacht like experience which offers an immersive, all-inclusive “gentle voyage of discovery” that focuses upon the culture, history, fine wine and gourmet cuisine of the region. With whole barge charter continuing to grow in popularity, we have decided to put it to the test and charter an 8 passenger […]

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High Seas Journey

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Journey in the High Seas

  Journey in the High Seas is a new exhibition housed inside an all new extension building at Nausicaá making it now the largest aquarium in Europe and perhaps the fourth or fifth largest aquarium in the world Already well established as a major tourist attraction close by the channel crossing points in Calais, Nausicaà in Boulogne sur Mer has unveiled […]

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