Tomorrow marks the start of the VisitEngland English Tourism Week 2012! This year is a fabulous year for British tourism, with exciting events like the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee taking place. The excitement doesn’t stop with events in London either – South Devon is this year playing host to two major sporting events in the historic maritime town of Dartmouth. The National SQUIB sailing championships are taking place from 7th-13th July, and the UK J80 2012 world sailing championships will be taking place from 9th-15th June. These championships are in addition to the annual popular events taking place in Salcombe and Dartmouth, ranging from Regattas to Festivals. For a full list of events going on in beautiful South Devon in 2012 visit www.coastandcountry.co.uk/planning-your-stay/events.

If you are looking for accommodation for a particular event in South Devon, our experienced, locally based team would be delighted to help you find the perfect self-catering holiday property for your stay – call 01548 843773 today! With so much going on right here in the UK, why would anyone want to holiday abroad in 2012?