Tourism is incredibly important to the UK economy. It is one of the most popular countries in the world for visiting tourists. And this does not come as a surprise because the UK has a rich and varied history, with plenty to see and do from its historic monuments and fine museums, to its modern attractions and thriving nightlife scene. The sheer variety of tourism opportunities in the UK is sure to satisfy different people from all walks of life. It's also no surprise, that within the UK the region of Cornwall is the most popular for visitors and holidaymakers. But Cornwall is also very big and not easy to do everything in one short holiday, therefore it's recommended to focus on one particular area.
There are loads of cottages in Cornwall by the sea just waiting to be discovered. Further south between Newquay and Perranporth, is the spectacular Holywell Beach with its sand dunes and offshore islandVisitors can climb the dunes or the footpath up the cliffs at this National Trust Beach for more phenomenal sea views of coastline and beach. Near Gwithian, visitors can set off on foot under the gaze of Godrevy Lighthouse up the cliff path for views down to a seal colony on a secluded beach way belowIt's one of Cornwall's best wildlife spotting locations. Cape Cornwall in West Penwith has similar lofty sceneryThis is one of Cornwall's remotest spots and hence visitors can enjoy lovely vistas and viewpoints without the crowds.
With so many great places to stay in Cornwall, it's sometimes difficult to choose something unique and exciting for your holiday. If you've already visited the major towns and resorts, or you want to get far from the maddening crowds, you need to start looking above and beyond the usual choice of holiday destinations like Newquay, Polzeath and Looe. Here I try to do my Debased best to recommend some truly unique places to stay and hidden gems you may never have discovered before. Mullion - Way down on the Lizard peninsula, this is a beautiful holiday destination that rarely gets overrun with tourists.