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Good exercise

We did this walk back in November but we did it again today in beautiful spring weather and... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
PhilB505
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Enjoyable

Although a short walk very enjoyable. We were here on the coldest day of the year. Snow in the... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
BristolDawn1
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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“Yes, it is a bust to Dame Agatha Christie”
16 Aug 2017
“Really enjoyed this!”
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Immerse yourself in the world of the best-selling author, Agatha Christie. Starting at Torquay Railway Station, travel along Torquay's seafront on the South West Coast Path passing some of the places associated with her life and works. Each location...more
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Torquay Station Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bust is OK, but not a great work of art. It was messed up by bird droppings on the day I visited. It is not clear why it is sited on this spot and it appears just one of the ways in which Torquay...More

Thank Roland D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

It was fun following the route and seeing who would be first to spot the item to do with Agatha Christie. We ended up at the Imperial Hotel which I would also recommend for a drink.

Thank 634lindylou50
Reviewed 15 August 2017

More could be made of this walk for Agatha Christie fans. not enough factual information at each point to make it historically interesting enough. We felt that the bust of Agatha Christie would have been better placed, maybe in the beautiful pavilion garden and not...More

Thank alisonmmarsh
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We did this walk back in November but we did it again today in beautiful spring weather and throughly enjoyed it. The walk is litter free and as long as you're not in a rush it's a pleasurable experience

Thank PhilB505
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A lot more walking up hills than anticipated and we were not warned about little information at each of the sites except the museum a Bit dissapointing really.

Thank tonyevangelist
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Although a short walk very enjoyable. We were here on the coldest day of the year. Snow in the air. Love this walk along the sea front. Lots of information along the way.

Thank BristolDawn1
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Not too onerous but it will at least give you something to look out for on this quite easy walk along a nice sea front.

Thank waldorf53
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Last time I was in Torquay I completed this nice short walk without really knowing I had followed the route. So this time, as I was staying at the Grand, where Agatha Christie spent her honeymoon I paid more attention. Makes either a nice simple...More

Thank purpleTerry
Reviewed 25 June 2016

take the kids and follow the mile walk along torbays seafront. great fun. good knowledge to lear about torbay!!!

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Greenway for my sons 40th in January We decided to come back to Paignton in June for a break Monday to Friday One of our first jobs was to sort out a trip on the steam train to Dartmouth and also go...More

Thank RDeLawn
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