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Looking towards Hengistbury Head from Highcliffe beach, Highcliffe, Dorset

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View of Marazion from St. Michaels Mount, Cornwall

Marazion (109 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Cornwall

(2.2 miles, 3.5 km, direction W of Higher Downs)

The picturesque village of Marazion with its quaint cottages, shops and pubs, is in a sublime position on the west Cornwall peninsula..

Sunset on Hayle Beach, Cornwall.

Hayle (32 Pictures) in the county of Cornwall

(4.1 miles, 6.7 km, direction N of Higher Downs)

Three miles of golden sands backed by impressive sand dunes have made Hayle a perfect summer place for families to enjoy a holiday. It is an old town, made prosperous in the 18th-century when John Harvey opened his tin, copper and foundry business..

Porthleven, Cornwall. Looking towards the harbour mouth from the east

Porthleven (55 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Cornwall

(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction SE of Higher Downs)

Porthleven has two picturesque harbours - the inner harbour is lined with dazzling white cottages, with the walls of the outer harbour giving shelter from the often tumultuous seas...

Penzance, Cornwall

Penzance (85 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Cornwall

(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction W of Higher Downs)

A jolly town with a year round holiday atmosphere, where everyone is made to feel welcome...

Mousehole, Cornwall, September 2006.

Mousehole (57 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Cornwall

(6.2 miles, 10.0 km, direction SW of Higher Downs)

This delightful coastal village, with its wealth of history, lovely old harbour and beautiful headland walks, makes an interesting base for exploring the superb scenery of Mount's Bay and Land's End...

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St Michaels Mount from the gardens in Marazion

St Michaels Mount (138 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.9 km, direction W)

The priory on St.Michael's mount is dedicated to the Archangel who is believed to have appeared to local fishermen in AD 495. The.....

Path through the village.

Chysauster Ancient Village (25 Pictures)

(6.0 miles, 9.6 km, direction NW)

This is a classic prehistoric site, quite possibly a Celtic settlement occupied almost two thousand years ago. In its wild.....

Godrevy Lighthouse

Godrevy (47 Pictures)

(8.1 miles, 13.0 km, direction N)

This hauntingly beautiful spot was initially made famous by centuries of shipwreck caused by perilous rocks scattered around its.....

Lanyon Quoit, (5,000-6,000 year old ancient burial chamber) Bosullow, Cornwall, England

Lanyon Quoit (3 Pictures)

(8.1 miles, 13.1 km, direction W)

In this moorland area thick with pre-historic remains, this is the most accessible and without doubt the most famous of all the.....

Men an Tol, ancient monument in Cornwall

Men-an-Tol (2 Pictures)

(8.6 miles, 13.9 km, direction W)

The Men-an-Tol is a massive round holed stone standing between two uprights. It quite probably dates from the Bronze-Age and may.....

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The National Seal Sanctuary (13 Pictures)

(9.6 miles, 15.5 km, direction E)

The Seal Sanctuary was set up in 1958 in the small village of St Agnes, in 1974 we moved to Gweek after we needed more space for.....

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Chun Castle

(9.8 miles, 15.7 km, direction W)

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