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Exploring the most picturesque & historic places to visit in Devon..

About the county of Devon

A county in England

A County that forms part of the South-West Peninsula of England, Devon is the third largest County and borders the popular Counties of Dorset, Somerset and Cornwall. Devon boasts some of Englands finest beaches, has a wealth interesting History to discover and many pretty Villages including Clovelly, one of the most famous villages in the world. Interesting places to visit include Torquay a popular holiday resort and birthplace of Dame Agatha Christie, the most popular crime writer of all time and Tavistock the centre of a beautiful and fascinating district and birthplace of the famous explorer Sir Francis Drake.

Or see below for all the magical places Devon has to offer, including the best accommodation for those wishing to stay in an historic property or picturesque setting..

Devon Towns & Villages

Axmouth, Devon. Winter Sunset.

Axmouth (11 Pictures)

This quiet resort of colourwashed cottages sitting at the edge of the River Axe was once an important south Devon port...

Just another narrow street.

Clovelly (317 Pictures)

Clovelly is beautiful, it retains an 'Olde Worlde' charm that even along this breathtaking coastline, is simply incomparable...

Princetown

Princetown (4 Pictures)

Princetown is the highest village within the Dartmoor National Park, some call it the bleakest centre of the moors which is probably largely due to the town being the home of notorious Dartmoor Prison...

Crockern Tor

Two Bridges (3 Pictures)

Two Bridges is the junction of the two major routes across central Dartmoor, and thus attracts a lot of visitors in the summer...

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Devon Attractions

A picture of Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey (23 Pictures)

One of the most amazing things about this fine abbey is that it was built almost entirely by amateur builders. The Benedictine.....

Lydford Castle, Lydford, Devon

Lydford Castle (1 Pictures)

A simple square keep is all that remains of Lydford Castle. The castle, standing on a small mound in the shadow of the church.....

RHS Garden Rosemoor, Great Torrington, North Devon. January 2005.

RHS Garden Rosemoor (35 Pictures)

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Memories of The Village of North Bovey
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