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Agatha Christie Mile

around Torquay, Torquay, England
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The Real Mystery of Greenway, Torquay

I enjoyed visiting Greenway a few days ago. However while there I was pondering the real mystery of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tim H
I suppose worth doing if you have nothing better to do

I was staying at The Imperial Hotel, which is one of the stops on The Mile. There is one of the... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2018
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Discover more about this popular and intriguing writer by following this one-mile trail that leads to places she knew and loved: along the busy harbor and stretching along the palm-lined seafront and promenades.
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  • Poor4%
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around Torquay, Torquay, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed visiting Greenway a few days ago. However while there I was pondering the real mystery of the place. As you know it is owned by the National Trust and the impression is that the Grandson gave it to the National Trust because the...More

1  Thank Tim H
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

I was staying at The Imperial Hotel, which is one of the stops on The Mile. There is one of the plaques, which notes the connection, but there is little to explain the significance of most of the places you are seeing. It includes a...More

1  Thank Roland D
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

I love to stroll along the 'Agatha Christie mile', which is the seafront of Torquay from the lower town back to the Grand Hotel where Christie once stayed. The views are great and there is a theatre and large restaurant on the walk, plus a...More

1  Thank BarryNapier
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

All the areas that Agatha Christie knew and loved and featured in her stories. Check out the plaques,

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Walking along the Mile, you will find the Greenway, Agatha's residence. After visiting the Greenway, I know from where Agatha Christie get the inspiration to write so many great books :) In a positive way! Walking along the Mile, watching nature and gardens and Dart...More

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Reviewed December 6, 2017

A great job done on the refurb of this wonderful gardens but lacks the great lights it used to have which every one enjoyed

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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

This is a really fun way of exploring Torquay and is essential, especially for fans! It is very interesting, and learning about the life of the world renowned author is an education whether you are a fan or not! The tea rooms are first class...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

The festival this year was wonderful but never forget to visit the mile in Torquay to share in the adventure of her life here in Torbay.

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

this is an interesting way of exploring Torquay and a must for any fan. Actually we found it quite interesting despite our initial skepticism make sure you leave time for a cream tea especially if its a nice day

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

This is a lovely walk taking you through some nice scenery and in places near to the beach, great at sunset :)

Thank Steve P
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Sally B
March 8, 2015|
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Response from Janice R | Reviewed this property |
Greenway road Galmpton,Nr Brixham Devon
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Jacqueline T
January 28, 2015|
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Response from DPMALLIC | Reviewed this property |
Greenways Vintage bus operates trip from 4 March 2015. Please see Greenaway Vintage bus tour for more details.Entry fee to Greenaway House is extra and that is £10.90 per adult
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