Skip to Content

Episode 65 – UK Trip report with Deborah Harsen

This post may contain compensated links. Please refer to my disclosure here for more information.

In episode 65 of the UK Travel Planning Podcast Tracy interviews Deborah Harson, who previously visited the UK with her daughter Emily.

This year, Deborah returned with her daughter Brittany. Deborah talks about their two-week trip, which included visiting London and Cornwall. She highlights the tour they took in Cornwall, led by a knowledgeable guide who made the experience engaging.

Deborah shares the stunning places they visited in Cornwall, such as St. Michael’s Mount, Port Isaac, and St. Ives. She also talks about the highlights of London including the Tower of London, the V&A Museum and their photoshoot with Domi of Scalens Studio.

Overall, their trip was a wonderful combination of city and countryside, filled with beautiful landscapes and memorable moments.

Click the blue button below to listen:

Episode 65- Show Notes

Episode 65 – UK Trip report with Deborah Harsen

Topics covered in this episode include:

  • How Deborah planned this trip with daughter Brittany
  • The highlights of Cornwall
  • Their favourite London experiences including places visited and a photoshoot with Domi of Scalens Studio
  • Favourite accommodations
  • Favourite eateries

Places mentioned in this episode include

  • Wells >> is a cathedral city located in Somerset, England, known for its stunning medieval Wells Cathedral and the historic Bishop’s Palace.
  • Dartmoor >> is a vast moorland located in Devon, England, famous for its rugged landscapes, and granite tors, and being the inspiration for various literary works, including Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s “The Hound of the Baskervilles.”
  • St Ives >> is a coastal town in Cornwall, England, renowned for its picturesque harbour, art galleries, and stunning beaches that have attracted artists and tourists for centuries.
  • Bedruthan Steps >> are dramatic cliffs located on the north coast of Cornwall, known for their towering rock formations and the steep staircase-like formations leading down to the beach.
  • St Michael’s Mount >> is a tidal island in Cornwall, England, distinguished by its medieval castle and beautiful gardens, accessible by foot during low tide and by boat during high tide.
  • Tregothnan Tea Plantation >> situated in Cornwall, England, is the only tea plantation in the United Kingdom, celebrated for producing locally grown tea and its historic estate.
  • Stonehenge >> is an iconic prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, renowned for its mysterious arrangement of massive standing stones and its significance as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Click here to download a PDF Transcript of Episode 65

Useful resources

  • Episode #16 & Episode #53 – Chat with Domi of Scalens Studio – Book your photoshoot with Domi here (use code UKTP10 for 10% off)
  • Episode #22 – Deborah talks about her 4 week trip to the UK in 2022 with her daughter Emily
  • Episode #34 – An introduction to Cornwall with Meneage Tours

Subscribe and review

If you have found our Podcast helpful please leave us a review! We really appreciate your support and it will help make our podcast visible to a greater audience.

Please subscribe so you don’t miss any future episodes!

🇬🇧 Plan your trip to the UK 🇬🇧

We are here to help you plan your trip to the UK – wherever you are heading in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. Our step by step guide to planning your trip and our itinerary planning challenge are great places to start. Join our free UK and London Travel Planning group on Facebook and chat with other travellers planning (or recently returned) from the UK.

Subscribe and receive our monthly news with travel tips and special offers plus podcast updates. Click here to subscribe!