Kent Area Guides

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Ashford Tourist Guide

There are plenty of things to see and do in and around the town of Ashford!...
Aylesford Tourist Guide

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

This small village is located near to Tenterden and Cranbrook. It has a beautiful Green and many fascinating...
Bethersden Tourist Guide

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

Biddenden is on the A274 Tenterden to Maidstone road and is a small eye-catching village with a small...
Birchington on Sea Tourist Guide

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

The village of Boughton Monchelsea is in the Maidstone District of Kent....
Brenchley Tourist Guide

Brenchley is a village in the Borough of Tunbridge Wells. The name is comes from Braenca's Leagh...
Broadstairs Tourist Guide

Come and explore the many delights of this Kentish town which stands on the coast!...
Canterbury Tourist Guide

A guide to this historic cathedral city of Canterbury which has something for everyone!...
Chatham Tourist Guide

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

Coxheath is a village within the borough of Maidstone. It is largely centred along Heath Road which links...
Cranbrook Tourist Guide

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

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

Come and explore this wonderful Kentish town on the coast. Discover many interesting places to visit...
Dover Tourist Guide

Explore the fascinating history of Dover and discover the many wonderful places to visit in this famous...
Dymchurch Tourist Guide

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

Come and explore this fascinating Kent town!...
Folkestone Tourist Guide

Take a holiday near the coast and explore the many delights of Kent!...
Gillingham Tourist Guide

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

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

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

Hadlow lies on the A26 between Tonbridge and Mereworth in the Vale of Kent, the Medway valley....
Hawkhurst Tourist Guide

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

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

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

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

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

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

Here are some of the Farmers Markets to be found around Kent. Please telephone where possible to check...
Kent International Airport

Kent International Airport was formerly called RAF Manston (a Royal Air Force airfield) – also, previously...
Lamberhurst Tourist Guide

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

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

Leybourne is a small village situated off Junction 4 of the M20 Motorway. It is neighbouring Larkfield...
Maidstone Tourist Guide

The county town of Kent - explore this fascinating historic town and discover a myriad of places to visit...
Marden Tourist Guide

Marden is located about 8 miles south of Maidstone. The parish, which includes Chainhurst, consists of...
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...
Medieval Houses of Kent

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

Meopham is a large village in Gravesham with the parish to the south of Gravesend. Within the parish...
Orpington Tourist Guide

Orpington is a suburban commuter town in the London Borough of Bromley. It is near to the M25 motorway...
Pluckley Tourist Guide

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

A guide to the many tourist attractions and historic sites in and around Rochester....
Romney Marsh Tourist Guide

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

The first mention of Romney comes from AD791. Some people thought the name was a corruption of Roman...
Sandwich Open Golf 2011

The British Open revisited Royal St George's, Sandwich for the 14th time in 2011....
Sandwich Tourist Guide

Sandwich is a town in Kent which was one of the Cinque Ports and still has many original mediaeval buildings...
Sarre Tourist Guide

Sarre is a quaint village just 8 miles from Canterbury....
Sellindge Tourist Guide

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

Read all about this intriguing Kent town and decide where you would like to spend a few days or maybe...
Sheerness Tourist Guide

Sheerness is positioned beside the mouth of the River Medway on the northwest corner of the Isle of Sheppey...
Sittingbourne Tourist Guide

Sittingbourne is a town about eight miles (12.9 km) east of Gillingham, beside the Roman Watling Street...
Smarden Tourist Guide

Smarden is west of Ashford and can be approached via the A274 which goes through Headcorn or the A28...
Southborough Tourist Guide

Southborough is a northern suburb of Royal Tunbridge Wells. It lies on the A26 and the nearest railway...
Staplehurst Tourist Guide

Staplehurst, situated south of Maidstone, lies within easy reach of London to the north-west and Dover...
Temple Ewell Tourist Guide

Temple Ewell is part of the Dover district of Kent, and it is situated three miles North West of the...
The Isle of Sheppey

The Isle of Sheppey is an island off the northern coast of Kent in the Thames Estuary, some 38 miles...
Tunbridge Wells Tourist Guide

Places to see and things to do in and around the thriving town of Royal Tunbridge Wells!...
West Malling Tourist Guide

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

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

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

Wingham is situated on the A257, midway between Canterbury and Sandwich....
Wittersham Tourist Guide

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

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