November 2016's Ambassador of the Month: Pat Smith – Bosinver Farm Cottages

November’s Ambassador of the Month


Name / name of business / whereabouts in Cornwall are you based?
Bosinver Farm Cottages, St Mewan St Austell


What have you done to promote Cornwall’s heritage and culture?
Recommendations to our guests in person or via blog posts and website pages/links based on first hand experience


What has been your most useful Cornwall 365 experience or tool?
Being part of the 365 Culture Club and using the wealth of information on events via What’s on Cornwall


Best experience you’ve experienced (in Cornwall)
300 miles of the South West Coast Path in Cornwall I walked in April as Action Nan raising money for the RNLI


The family taken care of. The business is taken care of. What is your perfect day & evening in Cornwall?
A walk on the beach followed by hot chocolate and food at one of our many quirky beach cafes.


You have free tickets to the performance of your choice. Who would you take with you (living or dead)?
David Attenborough


Most unusual performance space you have been to?
The Trench at Levant Mine (National Trust) in July, a specially built replica of a World War 1 trench where you were part of the play.


Best live music venue in Cornwall
Eden for accessibility Gylly for local, Princess Pavilion for value – our recent blog post covers it!


Your favourite walk?
The Fal River Charity Walk organised by Truro Rotary Club – 15 miles and 3 ferries around the Carrick Roads


Best place in Cornwall to get food?
The Waymarker cafe, Constantine – with the wonderful Rhiannon and team


Name one, really different excursion
AK Cruises wildlife safaris, with the really knowledgeable sealife expert, Captain Keith


What’s your 2nd best kept secret about Cornwall?
How beautiful it is in the Spring and Autumn, particularly May and September


If not Cornwall, where?
Kernow Bys Vyken! (Cornwall For Ever!) – why go anywhere else?!

Tell us something we haven’t asked you.
My favourite view – from the park at Trelissick (National Trust), looking down Carrick Roads to the sea beyond. Takes my breath away


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