Monthly Archives: June 2015

Godolphin House and Gardens

Godolphin House and Gardens

Last week, I paid a visit to the lovely Godolphin House and Gardens, just a few miles from #Porthleven. I really enjoyed exploring this ancient and atmospheric estate with its medieval garden and historic house. #Godolphin gardens are open from 10am until 5pm daily, but the house itself is currently only open on selected dates. […]

Porthleven Cliffs

Porthleven Cliffs

I had a wonderful walk along the #Porthleven cliffs yesterday from Tremearne Farm. The sun was shining and the sea was flat calm and translucent. The cliff flowers are constantly changing and I walked past a very pretty wildflower meadow on my way to Porthleven. I was hoping to see our local #choughs which are […]

Poldark

Poldark

Poldark The Proper Version After all the media hype following the TV series of #Poldark, I came across some really funny “Proper” Cornish versions on YouTube, overdubbed in broad #Cornish accents. They are a bit rude – some more than others. As a Poldark fan and having watched the series on TV, I think they […]

June Holiday

June Holiday

Why not come and stay at #Gables Self Catering and take your June holiday in #Porthleven this year. The flowers are stunning at the moment and although the bluebells are now past their best, they are replaced along the cliffs by a wonderful array of foxgloves and pink campion. Driving through the Cornish lanes, you […]