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Sands Hotel, Margate, Kent, England

Best seaside day trips easily accessible by train from London

Monday 02 August 2021

From London, it’s easy to hop on a train for a taste of the sea. Promising fun for all ages, our...

Tenby harbour, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Pastel coloured houses surround the harbour. Fishing boats moored.

Britain’s traditional seaside escapes

Friday 30 July 2021

Britain’s seaside resorts have drawn crowds for centuries, lured in by the country’s golden...

Like this, love that: A guide to Britain’s amazing alternatives

Thursday 16 July 2020

Britain is home to many iconic landmarks, green open spaces and vibrant cities, from the Tower...

Annual events in Britain - 2019

Wednesday 10 October 2018

From traditional and tasty to cultured and quirky, there are thousands of events of all...

48 Hours in… Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate

Friday 18 May 2018

Looking for a super-cool retro vibe from beach destinations that are just 1.5 hours by train...