Torquay is part of the well loved English Riviera in South Devon. As a holiday destination Torquay is well known and does not disappoint. There are beautiful beaches, the astounding cliffs with rocky drops and of course the sheer beauty of the South Devon area to be explored. There is a reason South Devon is one of the most popular holiday destinations. You have to visit there to experience this first hand. For couples travelling there Torquay apartments should be the accommodation of choice. Apartments are flexible and cost effective. They are the ideal base from which to enjoy the rest of South Devon and couples can find one in a location best suited to their requirements. It is great for couples looking for time alone, away from the crowds. An apartment will provide a private little space or sanctuary.
For fun activities water sports are the best. Diving, sailing, jet skiing, kayaking are some of the well known sports on offer. Fishing is also popular and it is easy to find boats for chartering. Hours of quiet fun can be had on the water with the fishing line cast out. Babbacombe Pier and Princess Pier are some of the popular places for fishing. As the area boasts of 22 beaches it is obvious that it provides the ideal beach holiday setting. Visitors can spend days just relaxing on the warm sands with occasional cooling dips in the sea. The waters are safe for swimming so visitors need not be excellent swimmers to enjoy the waters.
South Devon was the preferred home of renowned crime writer Agatha Christie. The Agatha Christie mile takes visitors along places of interest to the writer and which influenced her life.