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Are you planning a Christmas Shopping Break?


Christmas ShoppingPlanning a Christmas shopping break, then come and stop in one of our 4 Star Holiday Cottages.  Crylla is situated just off the A38 about 20 minutes drive from Plymouth, home to Drake’s Circus.  Drake’s Circus is in the centre of Plymouth and is the West Country’s most popular shopping centre easily access by car.  With over 70 shops all under one roof it couldn’t be easier to get all that Christmas shopping done.  We have short breaks available from now until the New Year, just give us a call and we can help you sort which cottage will be best for you.

Plymouth City Centre Company and Plymouth Waterfront Partnership are getting together to provide a line-up of festive fun for everyone in the lead up to Christmas.  The Winter Festival starts on Thursday 22nd November, the Christmas lights will be switch on transforming Plymouth and beginning the countdown to Christmas.

Christmas TreeThis will also mark the opening of the Christmas Market turning Armada Way and Cornwall Street into a Shopper’s paradise.  On offer there will be handmade arts and crafts, jewellery, clothing and lots of festive food and drink with tasty treats including mulled wine and crepes to keep you warm.  New for 2012 Plymouth’s very own television chefs Chris and James Tanner will be opening a stall at the Christmas Market tempting you with all sorts of goodies.  If you have had enough of shopping take a break and have some fun on the outdoor rink on the Piazza great fun all ages!

While in Plymouth the historic Barbican is a must, Plymouth’s delightful old port, with its narrow cobbled streets, specialist shops, art galleries, eateries and lots more to discover.  This year introducing a special Saturday Christmas Farmers Market taking place on the waterfront.  Local traders will be there highlighting the South West’s excellent local produce.  The Barbican is aiming to bring something a little different to Christmas so well worth a visit.

This is only a taste of what’s on offer in Devon and Cornwall, so many different events and activities make the most of your Christmas and visit the South West.