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Keep calm and buy local: Christmas shopping in St Ives

Black Friday? No thanks. In typical relaxed St Ives style, we prefer to buy quality, Cornish-made Christmas presents than fight […]

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15 reasons to visit St Ives in November

When you think “holidays in Britain” a November minibreak may not immediately spring to mind. However, this is a brilliant […]

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St Ives walks from The Garrack

There’s nothing like a coastal walk to blow away the cobwebs. We’re so lucky at The Garrack to be just […]

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Celebrate New Year – the St Ives way

St Ives is becoming a real go-to place for New Year’s Eve celebrations. The town turns into one big street […]

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Autumn half term in Cornwall

It seems like the schools have only just started back: and here we are, on the countdown to half term […]

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On your bike! Cycling around St Ives

There are so many great places to cycle around St Ives and Cornwall. Whether you’re looking for a day out […]

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Get creative: art workshops in St Ives

St Ives has been inspiring aspiring artists for generations. The unique, clear quality of the light, the vivid colours of […]

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Fish and Chips: our favourite seaside food at The Garrack

There’s no better seaside food than fish and chips. And here at The Garrack, we’ve added a bit of extra […]

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Do it dreckly: how to enjoy the drive to St Ives with kids

Setting off on a long car journey with young kids feels a bit daunting (and by long, that’s anything further […]

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