Days out in Devon: Wildwood Escot

We’ve lived in South Devon for nearly four years now, but I still feel like a tourist here at this time of year. It’s easy to forget how lucky we are to live in such a beautiful part of the world, but exploring new corners of the county that we haven’t yet visited is a great way to remember why we bit the bullet and relocated here in the first place. There are still so many days out in Devon we haven’t yet experienced and, up until last weekend, Wildwood Escot was one of the places on our “must visit” list.

With over 200 acres of parkland, and views across the valley beyond, Wildwood is a great destination for nature lovers. As well as the majestic peacocks roaming the grounds, there are regular displays with other birds of prey, plus cute otters, wild cats and boars to look at. In fact, there’s so much here that we struggled to fit it all in during one day, so my advice is to arrive early to give yourself time to see it all.  [Read More…]

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