"Torquay, Devon knows it's good." Torquay by Pauldelabar

Torquay Travel Guide: 201 reviews and 460 photos

The English Riviera

The picture is of the Pavillion as you see above. Once a theatre, it is now a shopping centre and cafe/restaurant.

Nearest large town(s)/city: Newton Abbot.

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What's on offer.

Torquay has a wealth of things to offer as a holiday destination.

Numerous hotels of all price ranges.
Plenty of peaceful walks and views.
All tastes catered for when dining out.
Tasteful pubs for refreshment.
Convenient railway station.
Boat service to Brixham. (Summer)
Frequent buses.

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Through a glass clearly

Sun glinting on the sea made a marvelous first impression as we neared Torquay. The acompanying picture was taken through the trains glass window.

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Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Beautiful unspoilt seafront.
  • Cons:Not much for children.
  • In a nutshell:Great at any time of year.
  • Last visit to Torquay: Nov 2000
  • Intro Updated Sep 14, 2005
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  • aussiejen's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2005 at 2:58 PM

    You have some great pages. I'm coming back for more soon. : )

  • freya_heaven's Profile Photo
    Mar 28, 2005 at 1:37 AM

    Great start Paul, I love your opening photo, the Pavilion is a wonderful old building isnt it. Let me know when you have finished. Happy Travels (~_~)


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