Upside: A lovely day out - a steep stroll down (do wear decent shoes as the cobbles can be slippery) to a village preserved by the £7 entry fee (which some have expressed as... read more
Clovelly, North Devon. World famous for our cobbled, traffic-free street,...
Clovelly, North Devon. World famous for our cobbled, traffic-free street, donkeys, sledges and historic harbour.
The stunning views, peaceful tranquility and cobbled, traffic-free, high street of this world famous fishing village, built into a cleft in a 400' high cliff, tumbles its way down past whitewashed cottages festooned with flowers to the tiny working port.
It is famous for its donkeys, which traditionally carry goods up the hill; sledges bring things down. There are links with Charles Kingsley, Turner, Dickens and the Spanish Armada.