Torquay's iconic palm trees, busy harbour and international marina make it a firm favourite. Enjoy relaxing walks along the promenade and pier, or explore the South West Coast Path for majestic views. More.
Wander the boutiques, restaurants and cobbled streets of the Barbican and soak up the city's proud place in world history. Take in the same views as Sir Francis Drake as he looked out from Plymouth Hoe on to the Armada. More.
5hrs from BIRMINGHAM (includes change on to GWR services)
Looe's charms include its picturesque harbour and beach, restaurants that specialise in fresh local ingredients, and its maze of narrow streets full of small independent shops. Arrive on the scenic Looe Valley Line. More.