Helston & Porthleven
The Lizard's main town is Helston , which is famous for its annual street party, Flora Day, held on 8 May. This ancient festival is a...
The River Helford flows across the north of the Lizard. Lined with overhanging oaks and hidden inlets, it's the perfect smugglers'...
Looking for Cornwall's best pasties? Head for Ann Muller's shop, attached to her house near Lizard Point. The recipes are 100% authentic...
Lonely Planet review
A mile south of Porthleven is the treacherous sandbank of Loe Bar – scene of many a shipwreck – and Loe Pool , Cornwall's largest freshwater lake, said by some to be the resting place of King Arthur's magical blade, Excalibur.