Falmouth is a pretty town perched on the south coast, ideally based to explore the delights of Cornwall. Of its many attributes is Falmouth’s stunning harbour with views stretching over the Cornish seas, providing great recreational opportunities such as sailing and water sports.
In addition, Falmouth offers the perfect balance between the country and seaside, with a wealth of beautiful beaches and stunning coastlines combined with spectacular countryside landscapes.
The history of Falmouth lies mainly in the trading industry. It’s unique location to open sea and the burgeoning trading routes from the UK to the rest of the World transformed the town into a substantial trading port and lead to the town’s rapid development. It’s interesting history makes a visit to the National Maritime Museum in Falmouth very worthwhile.
Food in Falmouth benefits much from its proximity to the country and seaside, both providing the town with fresh and tasty seafood and great farmers produce, which is not to be missed!