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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Best Western George Hotel Sevenoaks

Best Western George Hotel
Hathersage, Derbyshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Formerly a 500 year old inn, this highly rated Derbyshire hotel in the heart of the Peak District has been transformed into a relaxing haven in which to unwind. Featuring contemporary dcor award winning cuisine by chef Ben Handley, with friendly and unobtrusive service, the George retains its charm and … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

A plot to kill Elizabeth I, gain support for a Spanish invasion, and free Mary, Queen of Scots from captivity



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This Day in British History

18 July, 1290

Edict of Expulsion

Edward I expels Jews from England, an edict that was not repealed until 1656

Monarch Mayhem

Before this king came of age, England was ruled by a regency under his uncle, John of Gaunt



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National Trust

National Trust membership

National Trust membership

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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Callington (Self catering)
Cottage: HCPARLC, Callington

Parlour Cottage Polhilsa Farm

1 OF 4 PROPERTIES RECENTLY FINISHED BARN CONVERSION ENJOYING VIEWS OVER PICTURESQUE LAKE AND MOORLAND Renovated to the highest of standards these properties offer a slice of luxury in a …
Sleeps 6

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Gunwalloe (Self catering)
Hingey FarmHouse, Gunwalloe

Hingey FarmHouse

This granite farmhouse near Gunwalloe can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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