South East England Travel Guide
Historic East Sussex, Kent, and Surrey
X marks the spot, or in this case, the abbey marks the spot where the Battle of Hastings was fought in 1066. William the Conqueror had the abbey built in 1070, with the high altar built where Harold was killed. A stone plaque now marks the spot. The best preserved … ... more
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.
- 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.