AND ABOUT IN CORNWALL
A quieter family resort- ideal for a beach holiday. Crooklets beach is used for surfing, spectacular breakwater, miles of fantastic yellow sandy beaches and cliff walks along this rugged coastline- among the best beaches in Cornwall. Massive and free open air swimming pool on the main beach. 2 reasonably priced theme parks for the kids just outside Kilkhampton village, a few miles from Bude; Brocklands for the younger children and Killarney Springs for the older- mostly under cover so ideal for when the weather is not so good. Activities in Bude: Golf course, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, rowing on Bude Canal. New Tourist Information Centre in The Crescent car park- BUDE (01288) 354240
with useful local little maps showing footpath walks, local info and other Cornwall holiday information.
Visit Cornwall's varied and largest animal sanctuary at Portwell near Liskeard. Over 250 varieities of animals and an animal farm (chickens etc, great for children to play). There is a recreation of an african Masai village. Woodland walks.