Area Guides

Area Guides

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North Walsham

A busy Norfolk town midway between the Norfolk Broads and the rugged sandy coastline of North Norfolk...
Caldey Island Pembrokeshire

Located off the coast of Tenby, Caldey Island is one of the most fascinating Islands in the UK. An order...
Boughton Monchelsea Tourist Guide

The village of Boughton Monchelsea is in the Maidstone District of Kent....
Anglesey

The Isle of Anglesey (Welsh: Ynys Mon) is an island and county off the northwest coast of Wales, famed...
Sevenoaks Tourist Guide

Read all about this intriguing Kent town and decide where you would like to spend a few days or maybe...
Broad Haven Beach Pembrokeshire

Situated on the southern end of St Bride’s Bay are the villages of Broad Haven and Little haven, set...
Henley on Thames Home to the Royal Regatta

Henley on Thames is an historic riverside town just 35 minutes west of London and 10 miles from Windsor...
TIDESWELL INSIDER

Tideswell. Or 'Tidsa' as it known locally - and 'Cathedral town of the Peak'...with some...
Taddington village guide

Taddington is one of the highest villages in the country, standing in a little hollow in the White Peak...
PEAK DISTRICT RIVERS

Perhaps the most famous of Peak District rivers is the Dove, described by Charles Cotton, co-author...
Cefn Yr Erw Primate Sanctuary Swansea

Cefn-yr-Erw Primate Sanctuary is in the Swansea Valley in the lovely Brecon Beacons National Park area...
Dunstable Downs and The Chiltern Gateway Centre

Open grassland with spectacular views over the Vale of Aylesbury and along the Chilterns ridge and a...
Truro Guide

Truro - The Cathedral city of Cornwall is the UK's most southerly city. Truro is home to a large...
Temple Ewell Tourist Guide

Temple Ewell is part of the Dover district of Kent, and it is situated three miles North West of the...
Langport Town Guide

Langport together with the local villages in the surrounding area, which are all connected by country...
Laugharne Castle

The castle is an enchanting ruin, which was built in the 12th and 13th centuries....
Reynoldston Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
The Ribble Valley

The Ribble Valley in Lancashire in North East Lancashire covers part of the Forest of Bowland, Pendle...
Castlemartin Holiday and Accommodation Guide

A small village, whose church boasts an organ once owned by Mendelssohn! Crossing the range towards the...
Marden Tourist Guide

Marden is located about 8 miles south of Maidstone. The parish, which includes Chainhurst, consists of...
Ashford-in-the-Water

Not exactly in the water, but certainly on the River Wye, Ashford is a candidate for the Peak’s prettiest...
Taddington videos

Short 2011 HD video featuring over two minutes of the White Peak village of Taddington, near Buxton....
Northumberland guide

Modern England can be characterised by heaving, densely populated towns and cities, increasingly infiltrated...
Grassholm Island Pembrokeshire

Grassholm, the smallest of the three islands lies 9 miles west of Skomer and is famed for its large,...
Manorbier Beach and Castle Guide

Described by Giraldus Cambrensis as “the pleasantest spot in Wales” Manorbier is a charming little village...
Llyn Peninsula

The Llŷn Peninsula (Welsh: Penrhyn Llŷn) extends 30 miles into the Irish Sea from north west Wales, south...
Llanelli Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Llanelli is famous for having one of the best rugby teams in Wales. The Scarlets rugby union team currently...
Llangennith Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Grindleford, the linear village above the Derwent.

Grindleford is a linear village strung out above the River Derwent between Eyam Moor and Froggatt Edge...
Books on Dorset

Choose from a wide range of interesting books about delightful Dorset....
Rossendale

Rossendale is one of Lancashire’s best kept secrets. In fact it’s such a hidden gem you’ll struggle to...
Dovedale

Beautiful Dovedale is loved and visited by a million plus visitors a year - mainly to cross the newly...
Ewenny Accommodation and Holiday Guide

About 10 miles East of Porthcawl off the A48 is the village of Ewenny and the 12th Century Benedictine...
King

King's Lynn an historic Norfolk Market town dating back to 1095. Situated just six miles south of...
Biggin Dale

Limestone Dale running from just outside the village of Biggin down to the river Dove...
Tunbridge Wells Tourist Guide

Places to see and things to do in and around the thriving town of Royal Tunbridge Wells!...
Southport

Southport is known as England's classic resort...
Tenterden Tourist Guide

Discover the many attractions of Tenterden including a steam train, a vineyard and many historic houses...
Monsal Trail railway tunnels now reopened

Plans to reopen four old railway tunnels on the Monsal Trail became reality on May 25 2011, as the Government...
Launceston Guide

From Celtic beginnings, Launceston has grown into one of the main market towns of Cornwall....
Southwold area guide - Suffolk

Surrounded by peaceful countryside and award-winning beaches, the traditional seaside resort of Southwold...
Upper Derwent Valley video

2011 Upper Derwent Valley video in full HD. Exactly four minutes of stunning footage in high definition...
Mundesley

A pretty village on the North Norfolk coast with a golden, blue flag beach stretching for miles. Fresh...
Benenden Tourist Guide

This small village is located near to Tenterden and Cranbrook. It has a beautiful Green and many fascinating...
Ashbourne Video - videos of Ashbourne, Derbyshire

Elegant Ashbourne on video - short film about Ashbourne, gateway to Dovedale....
Brandon town area guide - Suffolk

Brandon is a lovely little market town, with market days every Thursday and Saturday, located on the...
Meopham Tourist Guide

Meopham is a large village in Gravesham with the parish to the south of Gravesend. Within the parish...
Baslow visitor guide

Standing at the northern gates to Chatsworth, Baslow has been closely linked with the affairs of the...
Kessingland area guide - Suffolk

Kessingland is a charming seaside village lying between the towns of Southwold and Lowestoft and was...
Biddenden Tourist Guide

Biddenden is on the A274 Tenterden to Maidstone road and is a small eye-catching village with a small...
Foolow guide

Foolow, a small, nucleated village clustered around its village pond or ‘mere’ on the White Peak limestone...
Parish church of St Anne in Baslow

Beautiful location near the Chatsworth estate, unusual clockface and flanked by two excellent pubs!...
Snowdonia National Park

A guide to the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales...
Boscastle Guide

Boscastle in Cornwall - Located in the beautiful setting of the Valency Valley...
Wymondham

An attractive, historic Norfolk market town with the massive towers of its Abbey set against the green...
Beloved Blackpool Back in the Big Time

With the summer holiday season in full swing and the credit-crunch still biting, UK holidays and short...
St Ishmaels Accommodation and Holiday Guide

St Ishmael's was a medieval village that was comprehensively destroyed by a storm over 300 years...
MONSAL DALE INSIDER

Insider's guide to Monsal Dale, Monsal Trail, Monsal Head, Headstone Viaduct, Water-cum-Jolly-Dale...
Llanrhidian Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Southgate Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Wiveliscombe Town Guide

Affectionately known locally as ‘Wivey’ it serves as a market town to the local community of scattered...
Castleton Video

Stunning Peak District location - there's no wonder that Castleton is such a popular destination...
Edenbridge Tourist Guide

Discover all the fascinating places to visit in and around the town of Edenbridge!...
Yalding Tourist Guide

Yalding is a small village between East Peckham and West Farleigh about 5 miles from Maidstone....
Cycling in Pendle

Pendle has a number of great cycle routes to suit all the family...
Claydon area guide - Suffolk

Claydon is a small and pretty village set among low-lying hills and lying next to the River Gipping,...
Norwich

Norwich in the heart of Norfolk is known for it's famous Cathedral and was voted a UK favourite in...
Plymouth Guide

From history to shopping, entertainment to eating its all here in Plymouth......
Holnicote Estate Somerset

Holnicote Estate is a 12,500 acre estate owned and managed by the National Trust making it one of their...
Martock Village Guide

Sitting as it does on the edge of the Somerset Levels in an area of beautiful countryside and historic...
Peak District Wildlife & Nature videos - flora and fauna

Acrobatic ants, boxing hares, gliding red kites, deer, trout, rabbits, dippers, herons, lambs and more...
Burnham Market

Once a livestock market town. Today Burnham Market is a haven for peace and tranquility. With many fine...
Watlington guide

Guide to the Town of Watlington in Oxfordshire.......
Bude Holidays

The small, welcoming resort of Bude, in Cornwall, is a fascinating blend of coast and countryside and...
PEAK DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK

The Peak District became the country's first National Park in April 1951 and offers easy access to...
Ixworth area guide - Suffolk

Lying North East of Bury St Edmunds is the small town of Ixworth sitting right in the heart of the Suffolk...
Pwlldu Bay Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
St Ives Holiday Guide

Arguably Cornwall's most famous holiday town, St Ives finds itself routinely showered in awards and...
Narberth Holiday and Accommodation Guide

Situated eight miles from Haverfordwest, the charming town of Narberth makes an excellent base for exploring...
Hadlow Tourist Guide

Hadlow lies on the A26 between Tonbridge and Mereworth in the Vale of Kent, the Medway valley....
Little Haven Beach and Accommodation Guide

Situated on the southern end of St Bride’s Bay are the villages of Little Haven and Broad Haven, set...
Romney Tourist Guide

The first mention of Romney comes from AD791. Some people thought the name was a corruption of Roman...
Cheltenham

Cheltenham or Cheltenham Spa as it is also known, is one of Englands most complete and popular Regency...
Pembrokeshire National Park

Pembrokeshire begins at Amroth in the south and ends at Poppit Sands in the north and takes in the whole...
Bradwell - the ice-cream capital of the Peak District

Bradwell – usually abbreviated in the way of Peak District villages to “Bradder” – is a charming little...
Cavendish area guide - Suffolk

The beautiful village of Cavendish is nestled between Clare and Long Melford in the picturesque Stour...
Lyme Regis Visitor Guide

Lyme Regis in Dorset is a historic resort lying on the south coast and is the most westerly town in Dorset...
Aberglasney National Botanic Gardens

Welcome to the National Botanic Garden of Wales, the first national botanic garden to be created in the...
Dinefwr Castle Carmarthen

Dinefwr Castle was built on a bold bluff projecting over the river Towy; precipitous on two sides it...
Over Haddon and Lathkill Dale video

2011 Over Haddon and Lathkill Dale video in full HD. Nearly 3 minutes of stunning footage of the hamlet...
Christchurch Visitor Guide

Christchurch in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Eye area guide - Suffolk

Sitting in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, Eye is a small, peaceful, agricultural market town offering...
The Isle of Sheppey

The Isle of Sheppey is an island off the northern coast of Kent in the Thames Estuary, some 38 miles...
Eyam and Foolow video

Peak District Videos presents the villages of Eyam and Foolow......
Great Hucklow guide

Great Hucklow village guide by Roly Smith. This former lead mining village tucked under Hucklow Edge...
Glossop - Gateway to the Peak

Let's Stay Peak District brings you our guide to Glossop, Derbyshire, one-time industrial centre...
Gillingham Tourist Guide

Gillingham means a homestead of Gylla's family, from Old English ‘ham’ (village, homestead) and ...
Staplehurst Tourist Guide

Staplehurst, situated south of Maidstone, lies within easy reach of London to the north-west and Dover...
Porthcawl Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Porthcawl is a lively tourist town that attracts lots of holidaymakers each summer. Porthcawl has a mix...
Hartington visitor guide

Hartington, a prosperous looking village standing at the northern end of the Dove Valley, still has the...
Orpington Tourist Guide

Orpington is a suburban commuter town in the London Borough of Bromley. It is near to the M25 motorway...
Sundon Hills Country Park and Sharpenhoe Clappers Luton Bedfordshire

Sundon Hills Country Park and Sharpenhoe Clappers near Luton in Bedfordshire are protected areas of countryside...
Bamford - gateway to the Dams

Many people pass through Bamford without noticing it, on their way to the attractions of the Upper Derwent...
Somerton Town Guide

A beautiful rural town in the heart of Somerset - the ideal location for relaxing in the local area or...
Cressbrook

Tucked away in the steep-sided and winding valley of the River Wye just upstream from Monsal Head and...
Penzance Guide

In the past, the road to remote Penzance has been cruelly dubbed ‘the road to nowhere’, but today this...
Sandwich Tourist Guide

Sandwich is a town in Kent which was one of the Cinque Ports and still has many original mediaeval buildings...
Bure Valley Railway

Norfolk's longest fifteen inch gauge line runs between the ancient market town of Aylsham and Wroxham...
Solva Accommodation and Beach Guide

Once a thriving port with passenger ships bound for New York, Solva is a beautiful natural harbour that...
Weymouth Visitor Guide

Weymouth in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Nolton Haven Beach and Accommodation Guide

The tiny hamlet of Nolton Haven is just a mile or so from Druidston, and has a lovely, well sheltered...
Shaftesbury Visitor Guide

Shaftesbury in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Fakenham

Fakenham is a market town situated on the A1065 between Norwich and Kings Lynn. It is located on the...
Padstow Holiday Guide

Padstow has always been a traditional, picturesque fishing port where pastel-coloured cottages overlook...
Dale Holiday and Accommodation Guide

The village of Dale on St Bride's Bay is a popular water sports centre and point of origin for boat...
Sellindge Tourist Guide

Sellindge lies between Smeeth and Hythe on the A20 right next to the M20 – Junction 11 being close by...
Bangor Tourist Guide

Bangor, in Gwynedd, North Wales. A great place to base a holiday in Snowdonia. Accommodation and Tourist...
Dymchurch Tourist Guide

Find out about the history and development of Dymchurch and why you should come and visit this fascinating...
Dover Tourist Guide

Explore the fascinating history of Dover and discover the many wonderful places to visit in this famous...
City of Bath

The City of Bath...
Upton Castle

A visitor to Carew Castle should not leave the area without first looking in at Upton Castle. Just 21...
Dartford Tourist Guide

Dartford is located in the northwest corner of Kent 16 miles (25 km) south-east of central London....
Rochester Tourist Guide

A guide to the many tourist attractions and historic sites in and around Rochester....
Chelmorton 6 mile walk

This route follows a concessionary path to the The Neolithic Chambered Cairn at Five Wells from the historic...
Wendover Woods

There are miles of signed footpaths, as well as bridleways, picnic and barbecue areas and a children...
Leiston area guide - Suffolk

The village of Leiston is situated in a beautiful part of Suffolk and only a short drive away from the...
Ashford Tourist Guide

There are plenty of things to see and do in and around the town of Ashford!...
Peak District Rivers and Streams video

Full HD 2011 video featuring more than three minutes of enchanting footage of the Peak District's...
YOULGREAVE INSIDER

Visitor guide to 'Youlgrave' (as the locals prefer to spell it). Roly Smith reveals all about...
Fishguard Holiday and Accommodation Guide

Perched on a hilltop overlooking the Lower Town and the neighbouring town of Goodwick. It is often thought...
Mildenhall area guide - Suffolk

Mildenhall is a busy market town lying on the western boundary of Suffolk and bordering the Fens. Its...
The Cotswolds

The Cotswolds are characterised by a landscape of gently rolling hills (wolds), lovely countryside and...
Hunstanton

Hunstanton in Norfolk a traditional bustling seaside resort with a long sandy beach, many attractions...
Competa - mountain village in the Axarquia near Nerja

Competa, Traditional whitewashed village in Andalucia...
Kinder Trespass

2015 was the 83th anniversary of what has been called as the most crucial event in the century-long battle...
Herne Bay Tourist Guide

Discover the many attractions in and around Herne Bay - a wonderful place to have your holiday!...
Saundersfoot Beach and Accommodation Guide

Located between Tenby and Amroth on the south coast of Pembrokeshire is the picturesque fishing village...
Milford Haven Holiday Golf and Accommodation Guide

The town of Milford Haven takes its name from the waterway which has always been an important harbour...
Carew Castle

In 1102 King Henry 1st appointed Gerald of Windsor a castella of Pembroke Castle. This was a royal possession...
ALSOP EN LE DALE INSIDER

A secluded hideaway for fugitives and reformers......
Marloes Village and Marloes Sands Beach Guide

The village of Marloes is a charming little village with a pub and shop, as well as a bistro. The coastal...
Alstonefield video

Full HD video featuring over two minutes of the hidden village of Alstonefield, near Ashbourne - one...
Kidwelly Accommodation and Holiday Guide

About 10 miles along the coast from Llanelli, is Kidwelly, a small and quiet town with a magnificent...
Tenby Golf Club

This course was home to the 2006 Welsh PGA Championship, is the oldest established course in Wales and...
The National Trust Ashridge Estate

Ashridge Estate is a National Trust owned woodland and chalk downland in the Chiltern Hills...
Bacton Village and Area Guide - Suffolk

Bacton is a pleasant village typical of Mid Suffolk and connected to the other nearby settlements of...
Chess Valley Walk

A waymarked route along the beautiful chalk stream valley of the River Chess...
Dorchester Visitor Guide

Dorchester in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Southborough Tourist Guide

Southborough is a northern suburb of Royal Tunbridge Wells. It lies on the A26 and the nearest railway...
Caws Cenarth Organic Cheese Farm

Caws Cenarth Organic Cheese Farm, Visitor Centre and Café Cwtch. Hand Crafted Cheeses Made on a...
Matlock and Matlock Bath video

2011 video - in full HD - featuring just under three minutes of Matlock and its vibrant sister village...
Beccles Town and Area Guide in Suffolk

Extending South and East from the banks of the Waveney, the vibrant market town of Beccles is one of...
Holsworthy Visitors Guide

Situated in unspolit North West Devon, close to the Cornish Border, Holsworthy offers the Devon visitor...
Peak Forest - Gretna Green of the Peak

Once known because of a quirk of ecclesiastical law as “the Greta Green of the Peak,” Peak Forest is...
Chelmorton - the lofty, linear village near Buxton

'Chelly' - the linear village near Taddington, enjoys a good pub and plenty of lung stretching...
Peak District National Park - by Roly Smith

An introduction to the Peak District by the president of the national Outdoor Writers' and Photographers...
Blandford Forum Visitor Guide

Blandford Forum in Dorset is a small historic market town on the River Stour, noted for it's Georgian...
Matlock and Matlock Bath visitor guide

With a wealth of attractions, excellent accommodation, restaurants, fish and chips shops, amusement arcades...
Newport Links Golf Course

Golfing facilities at Newport Links are second to none. Our state-of-the-art 18-hole course is both challenging...
Watchet Guide

A place of trade and commerce for over a thousand years, Watchet is now an active marina with plenty...
Ramsgate Tourist Guide

Ramsgate is a seaside town on the Isle of Thanet in East Kent. It was one of the great English seaside...
Wickham Market area guide - Suffolk

Wickham Market is a picturesque market town lying between the larger town of Ipswich and the seaside...
Edale Mountain Rescue Team

One of seven teams within the Peak District, the Edale Mountain Rescue team is one of the busiest Mountain...
Horning

A picturesque waterside Broadland village and if you only have time to visit one Broadland village then...
Wimborne Visitor Guide

Wimborne in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Faversham Tourist Guide

Come and explore this fascinating Kent town!...
Carreg Cennen Castle Llandeilo

The distant view of Carreg Cennen from the road between Llandeilo and Crosshands epitomises the romantic...
Peak District Rock Climbing video

Full HD 2011 video featuring over three minutes of the delights of rock climbing in the Peak District...
Ferryside Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Ferryside A quiet little town situated on the Tywi estuary, that was a popular holiday destination for...
Sheldon Video

Video of the former lead mining village of Sheldon near Bakewell...
Snowdonia

Snowdonia National Park (Eryri in Welsh) is one of Britain's most stunning areas. Famed for it...
Monsal Trail & Peak District Trails video - in full HD

Full HD 2011 video featuring 6 minutes of spectacular footage of the Monsal Trail and its newly reopened...
Hythe Tourist Guide

Hythe is four miles west of the cross- channel port of Folkestone and 16 miles south west of Dover....
Sherborne Visitor Guide

Sherborne, one of the most beautiful towns in Dorset, England. With its medieval buildings, stunning...
Newquay Guide

Newquay in Cornwall - miles of golden sandy beaches, world famous surf, stunning scenery, and not forgetting...
Crewkerne Town Guide

A delightful small market town set on the border with Dorset, it is a good base for a local relaxed getaway...
Cwm Deri Vineyard

A chance to stroll through a vineyard in our home climate is rare, and to be able to do it surrounded...
St Michael

Cornwall’s crown glistens with an abundance of jewels, but there’s arguably one gem which shines just...
Haverhill area guide - Suffolk

Historically Haverhill was quite an important town with a medieval fortified manor owned by William,...
Leybourne Tourist Guide

Leybourne is a small village situated off Junction 4 of the M20 Motorway. It is neighbouring Larkfield...
Dog Friendly Holidays

Bringing the dog along on one’s holidays is a great way to complete the family holiday experience, and...
The Chilterns

A guide to the countryside, some of towns and villages and places to visit and things to do in the Chilterns...
Ilminster Town Guide

Situated just off the A303 main route to the south west the town lies close to the Somerset Levels and...
Bournemouth Visitor Guide

Bournemouth in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Hawkhurst Tourist Guide

Hawkhurst is a village in the borough of Tunbridge Wells. The parish lies to the south-east of Tunbridge...
Smarden Tourist Guide

Smarden is west of Ashford and can be approached via the A274 which goes through Headcorn or the A28...
Hope Valley video

2011 HD video featuring almost three minutes of footage of the Hope Valley in Derbyshire, a popular stretch...
Newgale Holiday and Accommodation Guide and Big Blue Kitesurfing

Situated close to the magical city of St David’s and the pretty harbour village of Solva is the small...
Lakenheath area guide - Suffolk

Lakenheath is situated in the Forest Heath district of Suffolk, close to the county boundaries of Norfolk...
Wingham Tourist Guide

Wingham is situated on the A257, midway between Canterbury and Sandwich....
Margam Accommodation and Holiday Guide

About 5 miles West of Porthcawl, on the road to Port Talbot lies the village of Margam. The jewel in...
Padstow - Cornwall capital of cuisine

It has long been the UK’s most iconic coastal destination, famed for its beaches and beautiful landscape...
Cromford - birthplace of the Industrial revolution

The story of Cromford is inextricably linked with that of Richard Arkwright, the semi-literate genius...
Tring historic market town in Hertfordshire

Tring is an ancient market town in Hertfordshire surrounded by beautiful Chilterns countryside, woodlands...
Chapel-en-le Frith Visitor Guide

Chapel-en-le-Frith, known to locals as simply 'Chapel', sits on the edge of the Peak District...
Bakewell pudding - the delicious pudding whose origins are...?

The origin and recipe for the delicious Bakewell pudding (no, not the one with the cherry on top a la...
Dereham

Dereham, a stone's throw off the A47 trunk road is a gateway to all Norfolk has to offer -- open...
Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth in Norfolk a traditional bustling seaside resort with a long sandy beach, many attractions...
Costa del Sol

Costa del Sol, Spain´s most popular tourist destination....
Yr Elen

962m - 3152ft...
Portland Visitor Guide

Portland in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Dunster Village Guide

Dominated by its castle which sits high on the ‘rocky hill’, Dunster must surely be one of the most attractive...
BAKEWELL INSIDER

BAKEWELL – ancient 'capital of the Peak'. World famous puddings, the area’s premier agricultural...
Yeovil Town Guide

Despite its business parks and modern industries, the thriving livestock market is a constant reminder...
Ashford Market

You can find everything on sale here: livestock, antiques, cars and there's even a boot sale!...
Framlingham area guide - Suffolk

Once the capital of East Anglia Framlingham is a picturesque market town set in the beautiful Suffolk...
Burford

The idyllic Cotswold town on Burford in Oxfordshire....
Burnham on Sea Town Guide, Berrow, Brean and Brean Downs.

With miles of fantastic beaches, the Lighthouse on Legs and what is claimed to be the shortest pier in...
Maidstone Tourist Guide

The county town of Kent - explore this fascinating historic town and discover a myriad of places to visit...
Newport Pembrokeshire Holiday Guide

Located on the north coast of Pembrokeshire, Newport is a charming little village, with pretty ivy covered...
LADYBOWER AND THE DERWENT DAMS

The beautiful Upper Derwent Valley is the Peak District’s Lake District....
Fabulous Falmouth Steps Out of the Shadows

Holidays in Cornwall have long been a staple of British family life and yet, arguably, are now even more...
Skomer Island Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Skomer is one of the best places in Wales to see rare birds and has been a designated National Nature...
Lancaster & The Lune Valley

Lancaster & The Lune Valley, the perfect combination of city and countryside....
Elton - charming White Peak village

Elton is a charming small village set high on the White Peak limestone plateau and surrounded by the...
Axarquia - east of Malaga

Axarquia, east of Malaga, with its sub-tropical temperatures....
Wells-next-the-sea

Wells-next-the-sea is an unspoiled seaside destination, with a long sweeping sandy beach, waiting to...
Sarre Tourist Guide

Sarre is a quaint village just 8 miles from Canterbury....
Three Cliffs bay Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Dulverton Town Guide

Dulverton opens the door to the Exmoor National Park from the south and is set delightfully in a deep...
Needham Market area guide - Suffolk

A small, historic town set in the Gipping Valley, very accessible from the Ipswich to Bury St. Edmunds...
Pembroke Castle

The ruins that exist today have been restored over the last century....
Whitstable Tourist Guide

Come and explore this delightful town which is famous for its oyster festival!...
Birchington on Sea Tourist Guide

Birchington-on-Sea is a village in northeast Kent with a population of around 14,000. Birchington is...
Broadstairs Tourist Guide

Come and explore the many delights of this Kentish town which stands on the coast!...
Chesterfield visitor guide

Chesterfield, the historic market town just to the East of the Peak District National Park is most famous...
Honiton Visitor Guide

Honiton, situated in East Devon and easily accessible from the A30 & A303 is a characterful market...
Oxwich Bay Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Folkestone Tourist Guide

Take a holiday near the coast and explore the many delights of Kent!...
Thetford

Thetford in Norfolk is an ancient market town filled to the brim with history and heritage sites, quiet...
Wellington Town Guide

An historical trading place for traffic between Bristol and Exeter, the town has links back to the Iron...
Chard Town Guide

Chard is the most southerly town in Somerset set close to the borders of both Devon and Dorset and therefore...
Swanage Visitor Guide

Swanage, a small coastal town in the south east of Dorset, is found at the eastern end of the Isle of...
Snargate

Snargate is a village near New Romney,10 miles south east of Tenterden on the B2080 in the heart of the...
Leek Visitor Guide

Let's Stay Peak District brings you its introduction, overview and guide to Leek, on the south westerly...
St Brides Accommodation and Holiday Guide

St Brides beach is small but beautifully formed beach that is full of character. Located on the Dale...
Cornwall Travel

Newquay Cornwall Airport is Cornwall’s largest commercial Airport and offers flights to and from Cornwall...
Nayland area guide - Suffolk

Nayland sits next to the adjoining rural hamlet Wissington, locally known as Wiston, and lies on the...
Sheringham

Sheringham in Norfolk is much more than a day at the seaside! A great place for all ages, with plenty...
Alstonefield - attractive Staffordshire village in the White Peak

Between the Manifold and the Dove. Alstonefield is a charmingly unspoiled village, standing at 900 feet...
Buxton Video - full HD videos of Buxton, Derbyshire

Short film about Buxton in Derbyshire - full HD video for you to share!...
Progress Surf Academy

Progress surf Academy prides itself on providing a fun, friendly and personalised surfing tuition to...
Truro Cathedral

No visitor arriving in Truro can possibly miss the imposing sight of the central, pointed arch of Truro...
Wareham Visitor Guide

Wareham in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Hoo St Werburgh Tourist Guide

Hoo St Werburgh is one of a number of villages on the Hoo Peninsula in Kent to carry the name Hoo....
Ashbourne visitor guide

Elegant Ashbourne is primarily a market town. It celebrated the 750th anniversary of its charter in 2007...
CASTLETON INSIDER

WATCH VIDEO . Castleton in the High Peak of Derbyshire - affectionately known as the 'Gem of the...
Swansea Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Located right on the south coast of Wales, Swansea is the second largest city in Wales, with a population...
GREAT LONGSTONE INSIDER GUIDE

WATCH VIDEO: The attractive and unspoilt village of Great Longstone sits peacefully at the heart of the...
Freshwater West Holiday and Accommodation Guide

A lovely beach with pristine water, backed by sand dunes and frames on either side by cliffs. The main...
Carmarthen Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Carmarthen – Caerfyrddin Carmarthenshire is a green and pleasant county. Sometimes described as The...
Edale Visitor Guide

Officially the beginning (or end) of the Pennine Way, Edale attracts the hardiest of walkers, situated...
Litton near Tideswell

Litton, a small village 1,000ft (300m) up on the limestone plateau, is in many ways a typical White Peak...
Dovedale video

Video of Dovedale taken in Feb 2011...
St Ives Tourist Information Guide

St Ives has become one of Cornwall's top locations to stay. Artists flock to the town because of...
Laxfield area guide - Suffolk

Laxfield is a lovely traditional market village steeped with history dating back to the Saxons....
Kent Farmers Markets

Here are some of the Farmers Markets to be found around Kent. Please telephone where possible to check...
Cheriton Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Tonbridge Tourist Guide

Explore this interesting town in the Garden of England and discover its fascinating past. Plan a whole...
Aldbury

Aldbury village near Tring in Hertfordshire is set on the edge of the National Trust's Ashridge estate...
Lamberhurst Tourist Guide

Lamberhurst is a village in Kent although the parish was in both Kent and East Sussex at one point....
Brenchley Tourist Guide

Brenchley is a village in the Borough of Tunbridge Wells. The name is comes from Braenca's Leagh...
Little Longstone visitor information guide

WATCH VIDEO: The linear village of Little Longstone lies immediately to the west of Great Longstone and...
Conwy Tourist Guide

Conwy mini holiday guide - featuring Conwy holiday accommodation, town guide and tourist information...
Bethersden Tourist Guide

Bethersden is a small village five miles (8km) west of Ashford, Kent. The village name probably derived...
Bridport Visitor Guide

Bridport in Dorset, a brief insight into its history....
Hadleigh area guide - Suffolk

Hadleigh is an attractive traditional market town set in the heart of the Suffolk countryside. Once a...
Clovelly Guide

Discover one of the most famous villages in the world...Picturesque Clovelly is set into a steep hillside...
Aylesford Tourist Guide

Aylesford is a large village on the River Medway in Kent lying just north of junction 5 on the M20, 4...
Kent International Airport

Kent International Airport was formerly called RAF Manston (a Royal Air Force airfield) – also, previously...
Caswell Bay Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Gritstone Edges video

Sit back and enjoy our superb video of the gritstone edges of the Peak National Park......
Langland Bay Accommodation and Holiday Guide featuring Langlands Brasserie

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Cromer

A lovely coastal resort rightly referred to as ‘The Gem of the Norfolk Coast’ famous for its Lifeboat...
Sheerness Tourist Guide

Sheerness is positioned beside the mouth of the River Medway on the northwest corner of the Isle of Sheppey...
Pembertons Chocolate Farm Llanboidy

Welcome to the Welsh Chocolate Farm, Croeso I'r Fferm Siocled Cymraeg Join us at the chocolate farm...
Wildboarclough Visitor Guide

Situated in the shadow of the so-called ‘Matterhorn of Cheshire’ – the 1,659ft /506m peak of Shutlingsloe...
Stackpole Accommodation and Holiday Guide

The National Trust’s Stackpole Estate encompasses 8 miles of breathtaking coastal scenery, including...
Hope Show and Sheepdog Trials

Sheepdog trials, show jumping, heavy horses, alpacas, cattle and sheep, including rare breeds, gundog...
The Fylde including Blackpool

The Fylde is a roughly 13 mile square shaped peninsula bordered to the north by Morecambe Bay, to the...
Headcorn Tourist Guide

Headcorn lies on the A274 Tenterden to Maidstone road and is a long village with a wide range of local...
Exeter Visitor Guide

Exeter is the capital city of Devon and home to the magnificent Exeter Cathedral which dates back to...
Wittersham Tourist Guide

Wittersham is located between Rye and Tenterden on the B2082, four and a half miles south of the latter...
Margate Tourist Guide

Margate is a town in Thanet with a population of about 40,000. Today it lies at the junction of the A28...
Pluckley Tourist Guide

Pluckley is a village in the Ashford District of Kent. It is positioned close to the North Downs, and...
Barnstaple Visitors Guide

Barnstaple is the ideal base for exploring North Devon, perfectly situated for beaches, tourist attractions...
Newquay Holidays – Balmy, Barmy or Both

Famed for being the centre of UK surfing, its vibrant nightlife and array of beaches, Newquay offers...
Surfing on the Gower

The Gower Peninsula is one of the most scenic parts of Wales, a country already well known for its largely...
Surfing in Cornwall

It’s no secret that Cornwall is home to British surfing. With a near-Mediterranean climate, stunning...
Sittingbourne Tourist Guide

Sittingbourne is a town about eight miles (12.9 km) east of Gillingham, beside the Roman Watling Street...
Welsh Surfing Federation Llangennith

Established in 1981 and Owned by the governing body for surfing in Wales and the only surf school based...
Laugharne Accommodation and Holiday Guide

“A legendary lazy little black magical bedlam by the sea” – described by it’s most famous resident, Dylan...
Tideswell video

2011 Tideswell video in full HD. Precisely two minutes and twenty two seconds of glorious footage in...
Selworthy Village Guide

A wonderful village set within Exmoor National Park and the Holnicote Estate offering beauty and outstanding...
Llandeilo Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Llandeilo is a lovely little town situated in the Tywi Valley close to the Black Mountains, with Dinefwr...
Port Eynon Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Bakewell Show

Bakewell's strong connection with agriculture is emphasised every August when the town hosts the...
West Malling Tourist Guide

West Malling is 35 miles (56 km) from central London, next to the main road between London and the coastal...
Legends

A selection of legends from Kent....
Cranbrook Tourist Guide

Come and stay in this historic Kent town - one which reflects so well the changing fortunes of this county...
Rhossili Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Holt

Take a stoll around the lovely Georgian market town of Holt and feel all your worries drift away. The...
Woodbridge area guide - Suffolk

Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty and having the benefit of being close to the Suffolk Coast...
Bungay area guide - Suffolk

Bungay is a market town primarily built around the ruins of an ancient Norman castle and beautifully...
Weston Super Mare Town Guide

Step back into the world of traditional seaside holidays with inviting sandy beaches, amusements, the...
Goudhurst Tourist Guide

Goudhurst is a village on the Weald, 10 miles east of Tunbridge Wells and 14 miles south of Maidstone...
Aylsham

Aylsham is in the Broads region and not far from Norwich or the beautiful north Norfolk coast. You can...
Bourton on the Water

Bourton on the Water - a picturesque village in the Gloucestershire Cotswolds....
Beckenham Tourist Guide

Beckenham is a town positioned at the very north-west point of Kent. It is 8½ miles (13.5 km) south...
Oakwood Theme Park

Oakwood is a fantastic day out for all the family, particularly if you like white knuckle rides (and...
Kidwelly Castle

The castle lies on a bluff on the west bank of the river Gwendraeth where it runs into the great Towy...
Drysllwyn Castle Llandeilo

This castle is a complete ruin but having been historically associated with Dynevor, Castle Cennan and...
Youlgreave video

Full HD 2011 video featuring over two minutes of the ridge-top village of Youlgreave, near Bakewell....
Ballons over Wales

Hot Air Ballooning in Wales Meet at Penllergaer, and then depending on wind direction, fly from either...
Westerham Tourist Guide

Westerham lies between Godstone and Sevenoaks on the A25 towards the top of the river Darent valley....
Chatham Tourist Guide

Find out about the history and development of this town which has played such an important role in Kent...
Penclawdd Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Seaside holiday guide

After a spell out of favour, British seaside holidays are popular again, and a recent high profile award...
Walberswick area guide - Suffolk

Walberswick is a traditional but bustling little seaside village, surrounded by sand dunes and backed...
Freshwater East Holiday and Accommodation Guide

Freshwater East is a beautiful wide sandy beach with clear water which is backed by sand dunes with a...
Falmouth Holiday Guide

A maritime port and international boating centre, Falmouth has a lot going for it as a UK holiday destination...
Horsmonden Tourist Guide

Horsmonden is a village in Kent situated on a road leading from Maidstone to Lamberhurst, three miles...
Diss

Many towns claim to be 'historic market towns', but there has been a market in the centre of...
Bideford Guide

Charles Kingsley described Bideford as "The Little White Town", come and stroll along the narrow...
St Govans Accommodation and Holiday Guide Pembrokeshire

Continuing West from Bosherston and Broadhaven beach is the MOD range at Castlemartin. A small village...
Coxheath Tourist Guide

Coxheath is a village within the borough of Maidstone. It is largely centred along Heath Road which links...
St Davids Accommodation and Holiday Guide Pembrokeshire

The magical city of St David’s is the smallest city in the UK. It lies close to a spectacular stretch...
Williton Town Guide

Williton is a local administrative centre for the district and sits roughly equal distance between the...
Chelmorton videos

2011 Chelmorton video in full HD. Over 2 minutes of village highlights, scenery and a sneak preview of...
Morecambe Bay

Morecambe has recently undergone a major transformation with the newly renovated art deco Midland Hotel...
Kenfig Nature Reserve

2 miles to the West of Porthcawl is the small village of Kenfig. Kenfig is principally known for the...
Brechfa Forest

Once a medieval hunting ground, Brechfa Forest is now a haven for walkers, cyclists, horse riders and...
TISSINGTON INSIDER

For many visitors, Tissington is the perfect White Peak village: neat stone cottages fronting onto broad...
Druidston Haven Holiday and Accommodation Guide

The beach at Druidston Haven is a mile long stretch of golden sands that is west facing, with a pebble...
Sandwich Open Golf 2011

The British Open revisited Royal St George's, Sandwich for the 14th time in 2011....
Guide to Barafundle, Bosherston and The Stackpole Estate

Barafundle Bay, voted Britain’s best beach in 2005...
Five star holidays in the UK

We all feel we deserve a break sometimes, and occasionally you can’t escape that feeling that only the...
Wickhambrook area guide - Suffolk

Wickhambrook is a picturesque,historical village lying in the beautiful Suffolk countryside yet only...
Ightham Tourist Guide

Ightham, pronounced ‘item’, is a village in Kent located about four miles east of Sevenoaks and six...
EYAM

Insider's guide to the 'plague' village of Eyam. Pronounced 'eem' it has its place...
Betws y Coed guide

Betws-y-Coed Tourist Guide...
Wroxham

The capital of the Norfolk Broads and home to Britain’s largest village store, ‘Roy’s’. A small boatyard...
Horton Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Gravesend Tourist Guide

Gravesend is a town in northwest Kent on the south bank of the Thames....
Falmouth Guide

Falmouth, on the south coast of Cornwall, home to the National Maritime Museum. Top quality dining, high...
Padstow Guide

Padstow in Cornwall - picturesque harbour town, stunning scenery, home of the National Lobster Hatchery...
Canterbury Tourist Guide

A guide to this historic cathedral city of Canterbury which has something for everyone!...
Hathersage video

2011 Hathersage video in full HD. Over 2 minutes of beautiful footage of 'The Home of Little John...
Medieval Houses of Kent

The majority of medieval houses in Kent were timber-framed. A large number of such buildings continue...
Minehead Town Guide

Minehead is a lively town offering both seaside attractions and excitement as well as being a good place...
Heatherton Country Sports Park

Heatherton Country Sports Park in Pembrokeshire Wales, offers the family a fun and exciting day for all...
Gower Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Aldeburgh Town and Area Guide - Suffolk

With its remarkable and unique mix of attractions, Aldeburgh has become a fashionable destination for...
WINSTER INSIDER

HOME OF THE MORRIS MEN - Winster boasts one of the finest street's of houses anywhere in the Peak...
John Payne, Author.

John Payne, author of The West Country: a cultural history gives us A Window Into Dorset...
Lowestoft area guide - Suffolk

Lowestoft is located on the most easterly point and is at the heart of The Sunrise Coast famous for its...
Longnor video

2011 Longnor video in full HD. Over two minutes of rugged scenery in and around this peaceful village...
Romney Marsh Tourist Guide

Romney Marsh is famous for its sheep and its past connected to smuggling. Find out all about this mysterious...
MANCHESTER INSIDER

Manchester is the unofficial capital of the north, a city rich in industrial, sporting, musical and cultural...
Hope visitor guide and tourist information

Hope - the capital of the Hope Valley hosts a fine and renowned country show and has much to offer the...
PARWICH - INSIDER

Parwich is a handsome limestone village of some antiquity, nestling in the southern slopes of the White...
Flagg - tiny village near Buxton

The small village of Flagg lies in a gentle bowl high on the limestone plateau of the White Peak, between...
The Forest of Bowland Area Guide

The Forest of Bowland (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty)lies at the heart of rural Lancashire and covers...
Monyash village guide

This small, attractive village at the head of beautiful Lathkill Dale, which is part of the Derbyshire...
Sutton Valence Tourist Guide

Take time to explore this fascinating village on top of a hill in the Garden of England!...
Pembroke Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Situated on the south coast of Pembrokeshire is the pleasant county town of Pembroke. The town evolved...
Bishopston Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Tansley visitor guide

Tansley village lies 2 miles east of Matlock on the A615 Matlock to Alfreton road. The village is built...
Pendle and the Pendle Witches

Escape to Pendle! Away from the crowds of the Lake District and the over-trekked country resorts, Pendle...
Hartland Visitor Guide

In an area of outstanding natural beauty, 12 miles of glorious coast path, fabulous sunsets, Hartland...
Poole Visitor Guide

Poole in Dorset, one the most popular uk holiday destinations....
Merthyr Mawr, Ogmore and Southerndown Accommodation and Holiday Guide

3 miles to the East of Porthcawl is Ogmore which is a mainly residential area built on the coastal cliffs...
The Norfolk Broads

The Norfolk Broads, Britains newest national park and largest nationally protected wetland. The Norfolk...
Hayfield Visitor Guide

Let's Stay Peak District's introduction to the village of Hayfield, in Derbyshire's High...
Monyash video - videos of Monyash

Monyash video by Let's Stay Peak District...
Woolpit area guide - Suffolk

Lying between Stowmarket and Bury St Edmunds, Woolpit is an ideal base to explore the surrounding Suffolk...
Chatsworth

Chatsworth House and the Estate it overlooks are internationally famous and draw visitors from as far...
Porlock Village Guide

Situated at the bottom of the notoriously steep Porlock Hill, Porlock is an ancient village still boasting...
Exmouth Guide

Lying in the east of Devon amid stunning countryside and sandy beaches, Exmouth just 10 miles from the...
Llanmadoc Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
ENGLAND

Brief guide. Mix several thousands of miles of spectacular coastline, half a dozen important National...
Glemsford aea guide - Suffolk

Glemsford is a pretty little village which sits on a small hill above the River Stour and the River Glem...
Things to do in and around The Chilterns

Things to do, places to visit, family days out and more in and around The Chilterns in the counties of...
Tenby Accommodation, Beach and Castle Guide

Tenby - Dinbych Y Pysgod - Little Fort of Fishes - as it’s known in Welsh....
Peakland Edges

Escarpments in the Peak District are usually known as ‘edges’ – sheer walls of rock often with heather...
Acle

Acle stands near the river Bure, watch nervous boatman from the safety of the river bank. Now a flourishing...
Pennard Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is almost a 20 mile peninsula of glorious...
Arnside and Silverdale

This small, but distinctive Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) lies at the head of Morecambe Bay...
Cardiff Accommodation and Holiday Guide

Situated in South East Wales, approximately 30 minutes from the Severn Bridge which links England and...
Longnor visitor and tourist information guide

It’s the proud boast of Longnor, a former market town crowning the ridge which separates the Upper Dove...
The Parish Church of St John the Baptist, Chelmorton

England's highest church with a spire. The beautifully situated and well-protected parish church...
Edale video

2011 HD video of the Peak District walking mecca. Nearly 3 minutes of fantastic footage of sunsets, sunrises...
Monk Nash, Nash Point and Llantwit Major Accommodation and Holiday Guide

About 15 miles South East of Porthcawl on the coast is Nash Point, which is situated on a headland and...
Buxton visitor guide

BUXTON in Derbyshire – famous for its scenery, its architecture and its water – and now poised for a...
SHELDON

Magpie's village - the linear, former lead-mining village of Sheldon, near Bakewell...fancy a quick...
Deal Tourist Guide

Come and explore this wonderful Kentish town on the coast. Discover many interesting places to visit...
Halesworth area guide - Suffolk

The charming market town of Halesworth nestles in the Blyth Valley, an area of natural beauty and is...
HATHERSAGE INSIDER

An introduction to the 'home of Little John' nestled beneath beautiful Stanage Edge......
Borderlands

The Borderlands region is the area of North Wales bordering England, which covers an area from Chirk...