Visit Exeter by train this summer

28th August, 2020

Visit Exeter by train this summer

Photo: Richard Austin Whether you want to hit the shops or visit the city’s historic quayside, hop on the train to Exeter this summer. Shopping Take a wander down Gandy Street to explore its independent shops and then pay a visit to John Lewis or the Princesshay shopping centre. There are street food stalls every […]

21st August, 2020

3 cracking station cafes on the Tarka Line between Exeter and Barnstaple

Treat yourself to smoked salmon at Eggesford Crossing Cafe The scenic Tarka Line between Exeter and Barnstaple has some great independent station cafes. So whether it’s a full cooked breakfast, coffee and cake, or something in between – treat yourself! Barnstaple Station Master’s Cafe Enjoy everything from pancakes to paninis and ice cream milkshakes to […]

19th August, 2020

Visit Plymouth Hoe and the Barbican by train

Whether you’re after a relaxing picnic with sea views, a wander through the harbour, or some great local seafood, Plymouth is the place to be this summer: The Hoe From Plymouth station, take a stroll through the city centre (map) and emerge on The Hoe in all its splendour. With fantastic views over Plymouth Sound, […]