5 beaches you wouldn't believe are in England

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View over Porthcurno from the Minack Theatre, Cornwall, England

The sight of crystal blue waters crashing against ancient cliffs will make you feel like you’ve entered your own personal paradise.

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Lulworth Cove


Lulworth Cove. A view from the cliffs of the horseshoe cove.

This sheltered, white pebble beach shaped like a horseshoe is a picture-perfect place for summer rambles and rock pooling.

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Isles of Scilly

Clear blue waters and white sand of Tresco Beach

With its far-stretching white sands and sparkling blue sea, this subtropical gem makes a surprising exotic getaway off the coast of Cornwall.

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Valley of the Rocks


Person standing on cliff at the Valley of Rocks, Exmoor

A visit to this picturesque valley will make you feel a world away from home as you drink in the jaw-dropping views and watch the sunset.

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St Ives


Beach in St. Ives, Cornwall, England.

With its golden beaches, warming sunshine and mild climate; this tropical oasis is a great place to escape the rat race without hopping on a plane.

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08 Apr 2021(last updated)

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