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and Lynton, to the English Riviera resorts
of Torquay and Paignton.
There are also plenty of child-friendly
attractions, with farm amusement park The
Big Sheep (thebigsheep.co.uk), Paignton
Zoo (paigntonzoo.org.uk) and the National
Marine Aquarium (national-aquarium.
co.uk) in Plymouth all rm favourites.
(nationaltrust.org.uk), and privately run
garden Trebah (trebah.co.uk), established by
pioneering 19th-century horticulturalist and
polymath Charles Fox.
DEVON: BEST FOR...
When it comes to bucket-and-spade holidays,
nowhere does it like Devon. It is home to
scores of classic seaside resorts, from the
faded Victorian grandeur of Ilfracombe
Much of Devon's countryside is green and
gentle, but it has a wild side too, especially
its twin national parks: windswept Dartmoor
(visitdartmoor.co.uk), a hikers' paradise of
stark moorland and rocky tors, and Exmoor
(visit-exmoor.co.uk), where wild red deer can
BLESSED WITH A BALMY CLIMATE NURTURED BY THE GULF
STREAM, CORNWALL BOASTS A WEALTH OF STUNNING GARDENS
oaking in a hot tub deep in the forest, yet just 15 minutes
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