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What’s on Scilly 2020 spring events

Empty beaches, glorious walks and nature’s beauty. We’ll help you get away to it all. A spring break is all about getting away from the winter and the hectic pace of modern life, but it is also about discovering something new. The Isles of Scilly are a group of sand-fringed islands that enjoy a warm…

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Make the Isles of Scilly a part of your 2020

Lying just 28 miles off the Cornish coast you’ll find a group of sand-fringed islands like nowhere else in the UK. Utterly unspoilt Scilly has a natural wildness that is completely relaxing and offers you an escape from everyday stresses. Be captivated discovering each island’s unique charms – you’ll soon discover why visitors are enticed…

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Our Heritage

A Scillonian century

In 2020 we, the Isles of Scilly Steamship Group will be celebrating our 100-year anniversary. That’s 100 years of providing a lifeline service to the Isles of Scilly. From the early days of an adapted fishing protection vessel making the crossing between Penzance and St Mary’s to the development of three Scillonian’s and our airline…

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Behind the Scenes

Behind the scenes at Isles of Scilly Travel: On-board with Scillonian III’s team

In our latest behind the scenes series, we’ve caught up with  Master Peter Crawford to find out about life aboard Scillonian in the winter months. Hi Pete, thanks for meeting with us, now Scillonian’s not sailing what does a ‘normal’ day look like for you? “There’s no such thing as a normal day! But the…

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An Isles of Scilly Christmas

There’s no denying it, Christmas has crept up on us and in just over a month the big day will be here. If you’re stuck for gift ideas for your loved ones that you know are Isles of Scilly fans, take a look at our ‘Scilly gift guide’. From unique hand-crafted gins to silver trinkets…

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A look back at the 2019 season

The Scillonian sailing season has finished for 2019. We’ve had another great season reaching many milestones and seeing some spectacular sights along the way. In March we welcomed Natalie from the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust, as she embarked on a season as Marine Ranger aboard Scillonian III. Natalie travelled twice a week on the…

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Don’t hesitate, book your island getaway

Make the Isles of Scilly a part of your 2020. It’s never too early to start thinking about next year’s holiday. If you’re already dreaming about making 2020 the year you visit the Isles of Scilly, why not start booking. Here’s a little look at what you’ll find when you discover these islands. The journey…

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Out of Season Scilly

At this time of year on the Isles of Scilly, you’ll find something for foodies, walkers, wildlife enthusiasts and anyone seeking a little peace, the islands are quiet but still warm enough for days spent outdoors. Whilst you’re there, book in a trip to see the wildlife- October is a brilliant time of year to…

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Refocus, Retreat, Rejuvenate

Autumn is often a time to reflect on the year passed and ease yourself into winter. If you’re not one for lavish spa’s, then the Isles of Scilly are a destination that offers an alternative take on a wellbeing break. Whether you’re looking to kick start a healthy lifestyle, indulge in some much-needed ‘me time’…

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Autumn wildlife walks

Autumn brings to the Isles of Scilly wonderful warm hues and an array of visiting birds to see; as the islands are near to the golf stream, they are warmer than the mainland which makes them a haven for migrating birds. Autumn really is a great time of year to visit the Isles of Scilly,…

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Perfect for wandering and walking

Autumn on the Isles of Scilly offers a quieter and wilder time. Lying off the coast of Cornwall and warmed by the Gulf Stream, the Isles of Scilly can offer an Indian summer for enjoying slow food, wildlife and spectacular scenery. There are five inhabited Islands; St. Mary’s, Tresco, St. Martin’s, Bryher and St. Agnes,…

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Day trips

Day Trippers Diary

Every year visitors return to the Isles of Scilly, bringing old and new friends, and making memories to cherish for a lifetime.  One visitor, in particular, makes a rail and sail trip, 10 times every summer to get his ‘Scilly fix’. We caught up with Paul Chrisp to hear about his Scillonian day trip recommendations.…

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