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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The Oaksmere Weybridge

The Oaksmere
Eye, Suffolk

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

From the outside this beautiful building shows off its Tudor and Victorian architecture whilst inside it waits to enchant you with its contemporary design and boutique furnishings. Nuzzled into the border of Suffolk and Norfolk The Oaksmere in Brome near Diss lies in an idyllic setting at the end … more >>

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British History Quiz

The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?



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This Day in British History

17 July, 1453

Battle of Castillon

The final battle of the Hundred Years War results in a decisive French victory

Monarch Mayhem

The last monarch of Britain to be called Emperor of India



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National Trust

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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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Praa Sands (Self catering)
Coachmans, Praa Sands

Coachmans

All on ground floor: Living room/dining room/kitchen area. 1 double bedroom. Shower room with toilet.
Sleeps 2

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Lanivet (Self catering)
Ravens Croft, Lanivet

Ravens Croft

This ground floor barn conversion is set on a working farm, 2 miles from Lanivet and sleeps three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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