Country breaks in the south west

While tourism in the south west tends to be dominated by the coastal resorts in Dorset, Devon and Somerset, savvy holidaymakers have discovered the joys of holidays and short breaks in the countryside. This is the perfect place to relax and recharge your batteries and completely forget all the stresses and strains of everyday life. We all need to take time out now and again and get the chance to appreciate what is around us, and the beautiful countryside of the south west is one of the best places to do this.

Discovering wildlife in their natural habitat, explore picture postcard villages and experience a whole new laid back lifestyle is the stuff that dreams are made of, yet they are available to us all in the south west. One of the many accommodation options is the chance to take your family to stay on a farm and give them the opportunity to really experience country life in magical rural location. Little ones will love being able to cuddle and feed the animals and the clean fresh air will do everyone the world of good.

Lazy days spent exploring charming English village with their thatched roofs and cobbled streets are a delight for anyone of any age, add into the mix centuries old churches and delightful pubs serving up delicious and hearty fare just adds to the appeal. Whether you choose to explore the countryside on foot, on a bike or even on horseback, you will see much more of the countryside than you would than if you were travelling by car, and the rugged country literally is your oyster.

Have a look online at the many websites dedicated to the stunning south west and see for yourself what is waiting for you, chances are you will book a break then and there as this is an area of England that is unsurpassed in what it has to offer its visitors.