6 East Devon Dog Walking Routes

Dogs are a man (& women’s) best friend, many of us plan our holidays around them and dread the look on their faces when the holiday bags are being packed and they get left behind.

To avoid disappointing your pooch Ladram Bay has put together a dog-walking guide. You’ll be enjoying your holiday while your canine counterpart is lapping up the best smells, swimming opportunities and chasing the odd rabbit.

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Devon Dog Walks for 2020

Our latest post helps you plan dog walks around your 4 legged friends key requirements, open spaces, water and other dogs. (more…)

A guide to rock pooling

At Ladram we’re rock pooling aficionados and love to indulge our inner child along the shore of Ladram Bay.

Our latest guide is intended to aid those both young and old to discover some fascinating creatures. (more…)

Ladram Photography Tips

Over the years Ladram Bay has been home to or visited by everything from dolphins, blue lobsters and Red Arrows. This post guides you through techniques you can use for capturing those special holiday moments (when they arise) on anything from an SLR to smart phone. (more…)

Bird watching guide

Our latest guide looks at birds to look out for in Devon throughout the year and the ideal locations to find them.
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A guide to the Jurassic Coast

Ladram Bay is the perfect location to discover the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. With 95 miles of coastline from East Devon to Dorset, there is plenty to see & do whether you’re an amateur fossil hunter or a prehistoric pro!

Our latest post looks at 3 of our favourite spots along this historic & beautiful coastline. (more…)

5 Attractions in Devon for animal lovers

Devon is blessed with a natural abundance of wildlife, which is testament to its varying scenery and climates. The high moorlands of Dartmoor and Exmoor are prone to cloud snaps while the milder coastal grasslands rarely freeze over. Devon’s sea life is equally as diverse with the coastlines of the choppy Atlantic to the north and the calmer English Channel to the south. (more…)

From shore to moor: a guide to Dartmoor

One of the things that makes Devon such a great place to go on holiday is the county’s diverse landscape.

At Ladram Bay we’re big on beaches but if you’re after a change of scenery, there is nothing quite as unique as Dartmoor National Park. (more…)

Holiday Cooking Guide: Lemon & Parsley Pollock

In recent years pollock has been touted by the Marine Conversation Society as a sustainable alternative to cod. Sainsbury’s tried a marketing ploy designed to give it some gallic flare through renaming it ‘colin’ – the french word for hake.

At Ladram our anglers know it as pollock and they are often in ready supply off our pebbled beach.

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Day Trips: Powderham Castle

For those wanting to take in a bit of local history, few places in Devon provide such an enduring legacy as Powderham Castle, one of England’s oldest family homes. Sir Philip Courtenay began building it in 1391 and it has remained in the same family to this day, currently home to the 18th Earl & Countess of Devon. (more…)