Also known as the English Riviera, this is a beautiful coastal area of England, enjoying a milder climate than other parts of the country. It is a popular destination for overseas students from all over the world. Torbay is a large bay with lots of beaches and three towns around it – Torquay (Agatha Christie’s birthplace), Paignton and Brixham. It is within easy reach of Exeter, Plymouth and Dartmoor.
We recommend travelling to Torquay by train, to avoid traffic congestion. If you come by car, please allow plenty of time for your journey and ask us for advice about parking.