A lovely short video guide to Penzance. Standing on the shores of Mount’s Bay, overlooked by the beautiful St. Michael’s Mount is Penzance. Stroll along the magnificent promenade and enjoy the lively mix of galleries, stylish restaurants, shops, cafés and pubs. The road and rail links surrounding Penzance make it the ideal base to explore the beautiful area of West Cornwall. Getting to and from Penzance and the neighbouring villages is easily done via the A30 and A38. The railway, which reaches to North Scotland and West Wales, terminates at Penzance. Penzance is also the gateway to the Isles of Scilly.
West Cornwall has exhilarating walking and cycling routes along moorland trails and coastal footpaths and it is a paradise for the bird watcher and plant lover. The area’s surfing venues are some of the best in Europe or for those who prefer a leisurely swim make sure you take a visit to Penzance’s magical art-deco Jubilee swimming pool. Exploding with art and culture, Penzance is home to three world class galleries, The Exchange, Penlee House Gallery and Museum and nearby Newlyn Art Gallery.
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