The coastal path west is quite rugged and has some interesting features including a 'stone circle' called "The Merry Harvesters".
The views along the Coastal Path are wonderful as it passes along the cliff tops.
I needed to cross a delightful granite footbridge - quite recently built though?
|Classic coastal path routes - a lot of up and down.|
Having arrived at Zennor, I consulted the bus timetable for the 7 mile return to realise, as it was a Sunday, no service buses run and I was fortunate to catch the last 'tour bus', even though it meant a 90 minute wait - in the local pub!
|The long road back and a welcome sign!|
We then travelled over to Padstow, by contrast very commercialised and the wet weather had brought us holiday makers off the beaches into town. After the traditional pasty we wandered around the harbour. Let me see, which boat will we get next?
|Alert readers will notice the 'crabbing' activity!|
|Modern? HST set|
|5552 taking on water|
|1928 'Small Prairie' Class 4575 - note the sloping water tanks|