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Surf’s up in Newquay!

Captain Howell Davis is a keen surfer and has been hitting the waves in Newquay. He’s compiled a list of the 5 best surf spots…

Captain Jack at Pirate's Quest

Calico Jack : The Original Captain Jack

Jack Rackham was born in Bristol on December 26th, 1682. He started his piratical career as a quartermaster to the notoriously villainous Captain Charles Vane….

Things to do in Newquay May Half Term.

Top 5 Pirate Things To Do In Newquay This Half Term.

This may half term ‘Return to the Caribbean’ at Pirate’s Quest with special tours all this week! Separate pirate fact from fiction and meet the…

Return to the Caribbean at Pirate's Quest Newquay

Return to the Caribbean | May Half Term at Pirate’s Quest

Separate pirate fact from fiction with special tours at Pirate’s Quest this May Half Term, 27 May – 4 June, and help the crew track…

Blackbeard's Bank Holiday Weekend, Pirate's Quest, Newquay, Cornwall

Rainy Days This May Bank Holiday

With rainy days forecast for the May Bank Holiday in Newquay, Cornwall if you’re looking for things to do – Pirate’s Quest is a great hour…

Blackbeard's Bank Holiday Weekend, Pirate's Quest, Newquay, Cornwall

Blackbeard’s Bank Holiday Weekend!

Don’t miss Blackbeard’s Bank Holiday Weekend, from 29 April – 1 May, at Pirate’s Quest Newquay. For one weekend only, the most infamous pirate to…

William Kidd Famous Pirate

All there is to know about William Kidd the Famous Pirate

William Kidd was born in Scotland in 1645. He sailed to New York where he met Sarah Bradley Cox, who he married and started a…

Cornish piskies Trevose Head Cornwall

Cornish Piskies

Cornwall is not short of legendary characters, but undoubtedly the most famous of all of the county’s faery folk are the Cornish Piskies. These tiny…

Cornish Smuggling Stories at Pirate's Quest Newquay

Zephaniah Job

Polperro is a 13th century fishing village, originally belonging to the ancient Raphael Manor mentioned in the Domesday Book. Fishing has been the principal occupation…

Triston Stone Cornwall

Tristan and Isolde

Long before Romeo and Juliet, there was Tristan and Isolde – Cornwall’s tragic romance. Legend has it that Sir Tristan was one of King Arthur’s…