Category Archive: Devon

Apr 17

Hotel review: Bovey Castle ( Dartmoor )

Having spent our first holiday together on Dartmoor, it seemed obvious to return to this lovely part of the UK for our honeymoon. In search of something a little more luxurious than the two-man tent we had stayed in years before, we stumbled across five-star Bovey Castle and fell in love.

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Apr 15

Castle Drogo – a rare chance to see a NT work in progress.

If you thought that National Trust properties are all antiques, ancient stately rooms and picture perfect interiors, think again. Castle Drogo, located on the edge of Dartmoor near Drewsteignton, is a baffling mix of old and modern, with the added intrigue of being very much a work in progress. The …

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