Category: Away Breaks

Day Three: Newton Abbot

Our last day in Teignmouth started off a little cloudy, but at least it wasn’t snowing like yesterday. The weather forecast was looking up, so we decided to investigate Newton Abbot – which gave us another excuse to use the train as well as take our fourth taxi ride of the weekend. Waiting for the train to Newton Abbot – and the Sun is coming out. Not quite sure why the Happy Travellers look…


Day Two…. Dawlish

It’s hard to tell, but it’s snowing. I must admit it was nice sitting in a warm room eating scrambled Eggs on Toast with Bacon, while watching the flurries pass the window. Over breakfast we decided to take a one train stop visit to Dawlish. But first we had to get to the train station. Taxi drive number two of the holiday. On the train, outward bound for the beautiful seaside town of Dawlish….


Day One: Teignmouth

The weather in February is usually crap and by this time of year, my SADS will have kicked in full time, so we diced this year, we would have a bit of a weekend away. Not too far, but somewhere neither of us had been to before. We settled on Teignmouth in Devon. More of a surprise was that we decided to go by train. Before we did this, train travel was not something…