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THE ONLY GUIDE TO THE SERIOUSLY SPECIAL SPOTS IN CORNWALL.

Over and above all other guidebooks, we cherry-pick only those seriously special spots, places, producers and people to feature in our bespoke, easy on the eye (and easy on the iPhone) guide to the very best of Cornwall. From north coast to south, east Cornwall to west; our reviews are tried, tested and totally exclusive. Discerningly different.

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binTasting June

It must be that rosé time of year again, sunny, long days and evening beach barbies, Cornwall at its best. Although at the moment you may need to search hard for a sheltered spot and be armed with blankets and extra layers, the bottle...

The Old Cellars, Cadgwith Cove

Tucked away in Cadgwith Cove is the super cute Old Cellars, run by the gorgeous Sophie and Jack. Nestled just above the harbour the foodie haunt is choc-full of charm and delicious food to...

Espressini Dulce, Falmouth

As a fully-signed up (potentially badge-wearing) fan of Espressini in Falmouth I was utterly thrilled to learn that Rupert – Espressini creator – had opened a new coffee house taking all the best bit of Espressini and shoe-horning...

binTasting May

Yet another fantastic May Day and bank holiday weekend in Padstow! A great atmosphere as a constant stream of merrymakers filled our shop and terrace and the fizz flowed steadily with the local sparkling wine, Knightor Brut NV, taking...

binTasting: April

Spring has almost sprung and soon Padstow will be brimming with visitors, day trippers and sunshine (ever the optimist), which means a full BinTwo terrace is beckoning and we can't...

Fat Hen Cookery School: Recipe

The lovely Caroline at Fat Hen Cookery School has shared some of her favourite recipes for you to get foraging and creating culinary masterpieces....

Trereife Easter Fair 2015

Visit Trereife House this Easter Weekend for oodles of Easter related fun. Celebrating their 7th Easter Food & Craft Fair from 3-6 April GCGers are in for a real...

Dates announced for Polo on the Beach 2015

Polo on the Beach is back baby! From Friday 26 June – Sunday 28 June 2015 the Great Western Railway polo champs returns to Watergate Bay. The event is free to attend and the fizz will be...

Origin Coffee get arty at The Exchange

A cool collaboration of coffee and art is opening on Friday 27 March. Cool beans Origin Coffee Roasters are have teamed up with The Exchange in Penzance to run the gallery’s coffee shop. Coffee and art are a natural pairing so the...

Fowey Festival of Words & Music 2015

Exciting news as the dates for Fowey Festival of Words & Music have been announced (9-16 May 2015) along with a delectable Poldark-themed day....

Ben Tunnicliffe - Sennen Cove

The GCG was excited to hear that talented Ben Tunnicliffe, of The Tolcarne Inn, Newlyn, was taking his culinary know-how to Sennen Cove. We were even more excited to receive an invite to his opening night! The contemporary hub was a...

Alaska: Black Fish Theatre Head Up The Acorn

Alaska is a story of one man’s carefree, joyous journey which becomes a nightmarish plunge into extreme survival, overshadowed by all things dead, alive and Alaskan. This is no ordinary survival tale, not a shade of Bear Grylls, not...

Poldark, Ponies & Perfect Pub Walks: Hallagenna Riding, Bodmin

Where better to visit with your equine pal than Bodmin Moor? Tors, legends and fabulous ground for miles. Hallagenna Riding, horse crew for the new Poldark series (and the Jamaica Inn series too) invited me to experience their new...

Fowey Festival of Words & Music

Cornwall’s favourite literature festival, Fowey Festival of Words & Music, has announced dates for the 18th annual lit-fest. Book worms and Daphne Du Maurier fans note down 9 – 16 May for some Fowey action....

Mid-century & Vintage Fair

Calling all creatives! Bedruthan Hotel & Spa’s Mid-century and Vintage Fair is returning on 7-8 March 2015....

Big love, this February

In case you haven’t heard, it’s the season of love. In other words: Valentine’s Day is looming. I’ll admit that Mr and I have made scant effort beyond the first flush of early courtship to commemorate the date; however this...

Fat Hen Foraging 2015

Fat Hen is officially Cornwall’s only dedicated Wild Food Cookery School. Combining the diverse abundance of wild Cornish fodder with a cool place to cook up the foraged goodies (and devour them); getting yourself booked onto a course...

Je Tam: Utterly Tam-tastic Raw Goodness

From the packaging (two neat brown boxes dressed with green ribbon and a lush label) to the cake, Je Tam’s raw foods are the proof in the pudding that sugar, dairy and gluten are so unnecessary to...

Dr Livingstone I Presume?

The GCG are big fans of Miracle Theatre. Each and every show is awesome and we love that you get to see performance in outdoor venues, community digs and cool spots in and around Cornwall. Hello adventures! Dr Livingstone, I Presume? is...

Roos Beach: Top 10 Christmas Gifts

Our pals at Roo's Beach, right on the beach in Porth, have put together their top 10 Christmassy gifts, giving you a little festive inspiration as you embark on your Christmas...