23 reasons to love Devon

PUBLISHED: 15:15 12 November 2020 | UPDATED: 15:59 12 November 2020

Here is why we love Devon...

Here is why we love Devon...

From stunning sunsets over Barnstaple to meeting the Dartmoor ponies, we have 23 reasons that prove Devon is the prettiest county…

 

1. We love a challenging hike through the meadows in north Devon…

 

 

2. …and the coastal paths along some of Devon's prettiest beaches

 

 

3. Lewtrenchard Manor is the perfect destination for a weekend away…

 

 

4. …and the long country roads are a good excuse to absorb the beautiful vistas

 

 

5. Treat yourself spending the day shopping in Exeter's city centre…

 

 

6. …or strolling through Totnes' streets on a peaceful evening

 

 

7. We love sitting by the River Dart and watching the world pass by…

 

 

8. …and enjoying the sunset over Barnstaple

 

 

9. Early morning scenic dog walks along the coast…

 

 

10. …bumping into Dartmoor's beautiful ponies

 

 

11. Cosy cottages nestled in the picturesque countryside…

 

 

12. …whiling away the day with friends on the pebbled beach of Budleigh

 

 

13. Going fishing at Axmouth harbour…

 

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14. …before dining at one of Devon's restaurants with a view

 

 

15. Quirky streets in near impossible locations

 

 

16. It's so picturesque that film productions are constantly looking to use our scenery...

 

 

17. ...and it was a similar inspiration for countless works of literature

 

 

18. After exploring Dartmoor or Exmoor there is always a cosy pub waiting to welcome you

 

 

19. Our pubs also have got their Sunday lunches perfected

 

 

20. As we're surrounded by incredible coastline, our fish is always fresh

 

 

21. We put the cream on our scones before the jam

 

 

22. We're home to enormous stretches of the South West Coast Path

 

 

23. And finally, as we all know, Devon's far superior to Cornwall!

 

 

 

 

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