15 Reasons Why Cornwall Is The Best Place To Live In The UK

You can go the beach after work rather than battling with Tube strikes and rowdy taxi drivers

1) Where do people always say they want to be, if they could live anywhere?

Cornwall. That’s where.

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2) You can go to the beach after work

Forget huddling in the sunshine outside a busy London pub


3) Hike one of the longest (and most beautiful) coastal paths in the UK on the weekends

Photo: Cornwall Living

4) And cook your dinner on the beach

Two words: beach BBQ

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5) How many counties do you know that have a theatre cut into a cliffside?

Photo: Cornwall Today

6) And hold amazingly bizarre events like the World Belly Boarding Championships

Photo: National Trust South West

7) It’s the home of British surfing…

Photo: Nina Zietman

8) If the surf is good, it’s a legitimate excuse to clock off work early

Photo: Nina Zietman

9) There are far more foodie options than just Cornish pasties

Cornwall now has three Michelin Star restaurants, plus some amazing (slightly cheaper) options too – check out Little Plates in Wadebridge

Photo: Good Cornwall Guide/David Griffen

10) But you don’t have to spend loads of money to have a good night out

11) It’s so remote you always feel like you’re on an adventure

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12) Plus everyone has a dog

That can only be a good thing.

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13) It’s got it’s downsides…

Photo: West Briton

14) People will always flock┬áhere for their summer holidays…

Photo: Mike Walker

15) But you get to live here all year round

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