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You're going to love Penzance

Emerging as a hot new destination after featuring in the BBC series Poldark, this charming Cornish town has Michelin-starred restaurants, tropical gardens, and spectacular views over Mount’s Bay.

Penzance is great for fishing, swimming, and dining.

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Getting to Penzance

Fly into Newquay airport, which is 45 minutes from Penzance. If you decide to drive from London, you’re looking at around 5 hours along the A303 and A30.

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Staying in Penzance

Central Penzance is home to traditional pubs and restaurants, while along Battery Road you’ll find a range of hotels and guesthouses. Venture further outside the town if you fancy peace and quiet.

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