South East England Travel Guide

Historic East Sussex, Kent, and Surrey

County Travel Guides
Herstmonceux Castle

East Sussex
Kent
Surrey

Special Destination guides:
Brighton - The south coast resort town graced by the Prince Regent's extravagant Royal Pavillion.
Canterbury - one of the most historic cities in Europe
Rye - a delightful seaside village.
Tunbridge Wells - a fashionable Georgian spa town with a location that makes it a perfect base for exploring Kent and south-east England.

Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit South East England
  • 1. The gardens at Scotney Castle
  • 2. Water-ringed Bodiam Castle
  • 3. The worn half-timbered manor of Ightam Mote
  • 4. Lonely Romney Marsh
  • 5. Canterbury, cathedral et al.


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Tudor Farmhouse Hotel
Clearwell, Gloucestershire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in the tranquil village of Clearwell in the Royal Forest of Dean and just 5 minutes walk from Clearwell Castle is the Tudor Farmhouse Hotel and Restaurant. A converted farm dating from the 13th Century, the hotel has 20 well appointed double and family sized rooms, all en-suite, some … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This prestigious organisation was founded in 1768. Its first president was Joshua Reynolds



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This Day in British History

30 March, 1533

Thomas Cranmer named Archbishop of Canterbury

Cranmer's influence over the English Reformation was profound

Monarch Mayhem

This queen was married at 11 to the Holy Roman Emperor, Henry V



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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Bodmin (Self catering)
Jeandy, Bodmin

Jeandy

This Grade II listed cottage is situated on the outskirts of Bodmin and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Wadebridge (Self catering)
Honey Cottage, Wadebridge

Honey Cottage

2 Cottages - Honey Cottage and Cowrie Cottage within yards of each other both sleep 4 each and are situated near Wadebridge in North Cornwall, approximately 4 hrs from London …
Sleeps 4

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