Holidays in Brixham


Paignton Zoo day out

We spent a day at Paignton Zoo, the most popular family attraction in South Devon with 2,000 animals and over 1,600 species of plants. Our top 5 tips It’s a full day so arrive early to make sure you see everything. We ate in the restaurant which has good healthy options and plenty of seating. […]

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Summer events

Summer 2015 events for The English Riviera

Planning your visit? Here are the events taking place in The English Riviera this summer. Torbay Steam Fair – July 31st, August 1st and 2nd On the outskirts of Brixham at Churston, the steam fair brings together traction engines and steam powered vehicles of all shapes and sizes plus ploughing and farming demonstrations and the […]

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View towards Brixham

Goodrington morning in June

Goodrington at the south of Paignton is home to a popular sandy beach flanked by the red rock cliffs of South Devon. It’s very family friendly with plenty of beach facilities, a family friendly pub, park and boating lake. Its also home to Splashdown, an outdoor waterpark complete with slides. This morning we caught the […]

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Brixham outer harbour

Cove hopping in Brixham

One of Brixham’s lesser known attractions is the coastal walk from the outer harbour through battery gardens and along the coastal path. Perfect for dog walking and holiday snaps there are many views and hidden coves to discover. So if you want to escape from the crowds, join us on a coastal trip. We’re on […]

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Events at Woodlands Adventure Park

MAY 7th  May – Spangles the Clown 19th May – Come & See Fireman Sam at various intervals throughout the day. JUNE The Great June Holiday 2nd June – 10th June – Celebrate with our best Entertainers 5th June – Right Royal Celebration – Party till late – Park Opens Until 8pm. The best jubilee costume […]

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Candlelit Dartmouth

Every year in early December the town of Dartmouth runs a pre-Christmas event called Candlelit Dartmouth. Aiming to stimulate local trade and Christmas shopping, in the face of competition from the larger shopping centres of Plymouth and Exeter, which are both less than an hour’s drive away. Candlelit Dartmouth runs on the first or second […]

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