Over the centuries the atmosphere and people of the area have inspired famous writers, poets and filmmakers. Equally the stunning scenery and a wealth of subject matters to choose from, makes the area very popular with photographers too.
Almost every town and village, has some form of gallery or exhibition space, showcasing local arts, photographers and crafts, including pottery, jewellery, ceramics, paintings and woodwork.
So, whether you choose to invest, admire or take a piece of the area home, we hope you enjoy finding out that creativity is alive and well!
You can find out more from the tourism destinations and organisations.