is one of Cornwall's prettiest fishing villages the streets being so
narrow discourages heavy vehicles and on busy days the police close
the village to all traffic. Then cars are left just outside the
village leaving the fortunate sightseer clear lanes to wander
Boatmen take visitors on trips around the bay or on fishing
expeditions, including shark fishing. There are many good bathing
beaches north at Polstreath and Portmellon.
- Local towns and villages to visit..
- Sea Fishing from the
Pier, shore and rocks at Falmouth; also off-shore fishing. Shark
fishing can be arranged with local fishermen.
- Falmouth is the main centre with a regatta in
August. Boats may be hired at Falmouth.
- The Eden Project
A millennium project based in Cornwall, England. Two giant conservatories are being constructed to nurture plants from the steamy rainforests and from the warm temperate regions of the world.