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Go by bike, Go ByCycle

Swap your board for two wheels and explore Cornwall by bike. Go Bycycle, who deliver bikes to your door, share their favourite routes for all abilities.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
31 March 2016
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Life on the road - a travel diary

When Hayley's not working in Watergate Bay Hotel's Living Space, she’s busy photo-documenting her travels for her 9,000 Instagram followers.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
15 March 2016
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To France, and our new Champagne house

Our team fly to France for a behind-the-scenes tour of Champagne Jacquart, our new exclusive Champagne house at Watergate Bay Hotel.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
10 March 2016
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The fifth taste - a guide to Cornish seaweed

Wild seaweed has been harvested along the British coastline for centuries, but only now are its health and culinary benefits truly being appreciated. Our guide.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
09 February 2016
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Breaststroke is the best stroke – guest blog by Salim Ahmed

As we gear up for our first breaststroke swim clinic to be held on 6-8 May 2016, professional swim coach Salim tells us why it's time to embrace the underdog.

Virginia Taylor
02 February 2016
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Our favourite historical places in Cornwall

From the birthplace of King Arthur to Henry VIII’s chain of formidable fortresses, Cornwall is full of historical landmarks. These are our favourites.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
12 January 2016
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The kitesurfing test - Gul's Code Zero wetsuit

Extreme Academy manager Carl jumped at the chance to test Gul's new hybrid wet/dry suit. He puts it through its paces while kitesurfing at Watergate Bay.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
01 December 2015
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The Living Space apple strudel mule

The traditional apple strudel is a winter winner. Now imagine the apple & cinnamon strudel flavours in a cocktail, available from Living Space.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
30 November 2015
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Winter berry Martini, from The Beach Hut

Look to The Beach Hut's comforting (yet refreshing) Martini cocktail to keep you cosy through the cold months.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
16 October 2015
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What's happening in Cornwall this October half term?

Whether you're staying at Watergate Bay Hotel or looking to explore our beautiful county, here's where you'll find us this October half term in Cornwall.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
15 October 2015
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