Rovistella recently visited Cornwall, a land of breathtaking landscapes.

Cornwall sunset

Preciselly, Rovistella stayed in St. Ives, a lovely town on the south west coast of Great Britain.

St Ives Tourism GB Cornwall

The area is famous for having been the haunt of daring pirates in the past, in fact many local shops have a funny pirate style.

The St Ives chocolate cove

Curious tourists come from all over the British country to see the amazing blue shadows of the Cornish sea.

Cornwall sea bay

Nearby is the Seal island where there is a lighthouse in the middle of the sea and sweet seals resting on the rocks, it is an area easily accessible by boat from St Ives.

Seal island Cornwall St Ives

Above all, St. Ives was the beloved home and muse of the great English sculptor Dame Barbara Hepworth.

Barbara Hepworth British Sculptor St Ives

It is worth visiting her house and garden, which are enchanting.

Cornwall St Ives Barbara Hepworth Garden

In addition, the TATE Museum of modern art has galleries there from which there is an amazing view of St. Ives surfers' beach.

TATE Museum of Art ST Ives Cornwall

People of any age are tempted to imitate the brave surfers who ride the waves in the St. Ives bay.

Surf surfer St Ives What to do in Cornwall

 Cornwall is also famous for the delicious dishes: from Cornish pastries, to caramelised ice creams made with Cornish cream, homemade fudge and drinks such as Cornish ciders, beers, gin, and of course, rum!

Foodporn Cornish Pastry Cornwall dish

If you do not taste one of these in the local bakery, restaurants and pubs, you may be missing out on some heavenly taste sensations!

St Ives movida pubs

Rovistella strongly advises everyone to visit St. Ives and Cornwall generally, it is a beautiful part of the UK.

Trip Rivistella Cornwall St Ives

Everything is so special: the marine landscapes, the sky, the food, the people and the relaxing but still adventurous lifestyle - live like a real pirate!

Trip Cornwall St Ives by night