눉Only the surge of hyperactive motorists on summer visits, overloaded with gear. The mixed blessing of summer tourism is there, and I hope the locals will not give in and create too many more caravan campgrounds and theme parks.
눇The YH is a wonderful site, and a bit insulated from the madding crowd. Boscastle is a fine spot, a most beautiful combination of rugged seascape, orderly farmlands, stimulating (sometimes wild) walking, rich history (read about Thomas Hardy and St. Joliot church) and good people. I have been visiting the village for 5 decades and it has retained its charm well. The volunteer coast watch tower is in itself a nice asset.