Books based in this county:

Authors associated with this county 

Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.

Rosamund Pilcher

Daphne du Maurier

William Golding

Winston Graham

John le Carre

E V Thompson

Derek Tangye

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Local directory

Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.

Places to eat and drink

The Camel Trail Tea Garden



PL30 5LG

Rectory Farm


EX23 9SR

Miss Molly's Tea Room

The Old College

Dolcoath Rd


TR14 8RR

Trengwainton Tea Room




TR20 8RZ

Carnewas Tea Room

Bedruthen Steps

St Eval

PL27 7UW

Louis Tea Rooms

Kit Hill


PL17 8AX

Rosemergy Cream Teas

Rosemergy Farmhouse

TR20 8YX


The most south-western tip of the UK is the county of Cornwall, a peninsula with nearly 200 sandy beaches, granite cliffs, and picturesque seaside resorts. Which is why it is very popular as a tourist destination.Cornwall is famous for being a surfer's paradise, as well as its Cornish pasties, and Cornish ice cream.

Places to visit

The Lizard, Lost Gardens of Heligan, St Michael's Mount, Tintagel Castle, Land's End, The Eden Project.

Map  by Nilfanion [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons. Not affiliated with The Travelling Reader.

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