2020 was, sadly, a washout, with most events cancelled due to lockdowns and social distancing caused by the pandemic. Cornwall was not alone in this. We are all hopeful that the vaccination programme and the most recent long winter lockdown will lead to more freedom this summer - and with it, more social events.
With the vagaries of the British summer, your choice of accommodation for your staycation is paramount in creating your perfect stay. This is why Cornish Secrets only offers high-end, high-spec properties, individually designed to enhance your visit.
Health gurus have long lauded wild swimming as spiritual balm. Along with forest bathing, open-air swimming is one of the latest wellbeing trends, and for good reason. ‘Green exercise’ is now where it’s at and where better to try it than in captivating Cornwall?
You may not have heard of Rowena Cade. Born in Derbyshire, she was the amazing woman whose legacy will stop you in your tracks if you visit the marvellous Minack Theatre in Cornwall.
We all need to support each other at this time, being kind and careful, adhering to social distancing and staying at home. Local businesses in Cornwall have been super-awesome in their support of their local communities, and Facebook is awash with community groups and small, independent businesses all keen to help others who are feeling isolated. It is heartwarming.
With 74 working boats in the harbour, Mevagissey is still the place for a traditional Cornish fishing village vibe. Its authenticity captured the BBC’s imagination in its series, This Fishing Life, a close look at what life is really like in the ‘wild west’ of Britain.