Guide to Newquay and Cornwall

Archive for May, 2009

Fistral Beach Guide

Fistral Beach is probably the best known beach in Newquay. It is always busy when its sunny and a favorite with the local surfers and beach goers alike. Fistral beach is where most of the national and international surf contests are held and if you are lucky enough to be there at the right time […]

Towan Beach Guide

Towan Beach is one of the town beaches and is situated right next to the harbour. So you basically go the the centre of town and take the road down to the beach, there is no parking down there (not free parking anyway) so you will have to walk or get dropped off. It is […]

Newquay – A Surfer’s Paradise

More than any other town in the UK, Newquay offers a taste of tropical paradise – the ultimate destination. Newquay’s broad and sandy beaches and curling swells provide the perfect setting for a vibrant surfing scene. It now lays claim to some of the best beaches in Europe – Fistral Beach, Hollywel bay, Porth Joke, […]

Have a Complete Holiday in Newquay

Newquay – with its vast expanse of sandy beaches and gorgeous serene coastlines, is a major tourist destination in the UK. This town boasts the best surfing beach in Britain, a lively nightlife, award-winning attractions and an exceptional range of local food and drink establishments. From thrill-seeking adventurists, to families with children, to young and […]

Surfing in Newquay on your Hen weekend

Girls, if it’s good enough for Cameron Diaz then it’s good enough for you. We’re talking about Surfing here and don’t worry – you don’t have to go to California or Bondi beach if you’re thinking of hitting the waves on your hen weekend. Britain has some fantastic beaches for surfing and Newquay is probably […]

Places to Stay When Visiting Newquay

Newquay is a seaside paradise especially for surfers and anyone else looking for a beach break! Newquay is a well known surfing location located in the South West area of England with plenty of beaches to relax on. It’s the hottest weekend getaway for young crowds to catch some waves during the day and party […]

Top 5 Attractions in Newquay for Families

#1 – Fistral Beach Newquays most famous beach hosts many international and national surfing championships including the Rip Curl Boardmasters! It is also home to The Cribbar, a reef situated beneath the headland north of Fistral. The Cribbar only breaks on the biggest swells. Its considered Cornwall’s premier big wave with ridden waves having up […]

Run To The Sun 2009, Trevelgue, Newquay

Run To The Sun Festival, Newquay 22nd – 25th May Im sure you have all heard about and participated in the legendary Run To The Sun event which has been going since 1987! One of the largest VW, custom car and music events of its kind attracting upto 40,000 people. The cruise starts at Heston […]