Many of us dream about living by the coast, but it is possible to create a coastal feel in your home wherever you live. If you are inspired by the coastal colour palette, you can easily incorporate this into your own interiors.Like most themes there always needs to be a balance between subtleness and overwhelming the room, but there are so many different ways that you can bring the feeling of a coastal lifestyle into your home.
Build your skills with quick & easy painting projects
Synopsis: An ideal beginner’s guide to painting boats and harbours in watercolour for artists who are short on time.
This guide to painting boats and harbours in watercolour is ideal if you want to learn to paint but are short on time. Broken down into 33 quick and easy postcard size paintings, this basic course will teach you all the skills you need to paint boats, yachts or barges on calm seas or raging waves, including how to depict reflections in water, realistic spray and the suggestion of a busy harbourside or coastal village.
The Mount Haven is tucked away on the fringe of the ancient market town of Marazion, located on the West Cornwall coast, and has fabulous views over to the iconic island fortress of St Michael’s Mount. Our location away from the hustle and bustle of the town makes us the perfect place to stay for those looking for a relaxing escape, but within easy walking distance of the independent galleries, shops, and cafés of Marazion.
EAT SURF LIVE
The Cornwall Travel Book
By Vera Bachernegg and Katharina Maria Zimmermann
Synopsis: Eat Surf Live is a whole new approach to travel guides. With beautiful photography and wonderful design, it showcases the best of Cornwall. Travel with the authors as they visit secret spots, encounter local personalities and taste their way through this foodie Mecca. Part travel guide, part photo journal, part recipe book, Eat Surf Live is brimming with tips for a successful stay in this surfer’s paradise.
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Owned and managed by the Francis family since 2002, The Star Castle on the Isles of Scilly can truly wear its unique badge with pride – where else would you be able to stay in a beautifully intact star shaped castle dating back to 1643?
This four star, award-winning hotel is steeped in history, from the moat that runs around its eight pointed silhouette to the tiny guard rooms that are loved by single guests and not forgetting the dungeon, which is now a cosy bar and the perfect place for a pre-dinner aperitif.
Experience the timeless magic of Cornwall’s castle by the sea
St Brides Bay Cottages offers delightful cottages in superb locations around the North Pembrokeshire Coast. “Welcome” might be a small word, but here it has a very big meaning. The scenery is spectacular, the air is crystal fresh and the villages are full of character. The rugged beauty offers the perfect backdrop for a real get-away-from-it-all holiday. Our well-equipped cottages are mainly located in three beautiful locations – St. Davids, Solva and Porthgain & Abereiddi.