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Here you will find the best tips on places to eat and drink, the top attractions, beaches, activities, amazing places to stay on the Island and a fountain of other local knowledge.  

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by: Sarah Sims

With glorious beaches, fantastic eateries and a prestigious cultural heritage, the Isle of Wight is the place to be this summer. So we’ve compiled our very own hit l...

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by: Sarah Sims

The Isle of Wight is packed with great B&B places to stay. So we thought it good to know where to eat the best B&B breakfast from a hearty full Monty, health...

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by: Alix Robinson

Afternoon teas are in vogue. Across the Isle of Wight more and more charming establishments are embellishing their menus and testing their boundaries to deliver more...

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by: Alix Robinson

Nothing says 'By the Seaside' like fresh fish and chips covered in salt and vinegar, eaten hot out of the paper. So in true British seaside tradition we thought we'd...

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by: Alix Robinson

The green and verdant Garden Isle, as the Isle of Wight is affectionately known, is getting greener in more ways then one. It now boasts an innovative selection of E...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Summer on the Isle of Wight is great for seeing wild flowers, especially up on the downlands and in the wildlife reserves. We asked Dr Colin Pope, Ecology Officer fo...

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by: Alix Robinson

CAMRA Isle of Wight member and Island ale aficionado Brian Jacobs gives a guide to the thriving Island ale scene and some pointers on where to enjoy some of the its...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The biggest and best National Trust property on the Isle of Wight has to be the acres of stunning coast, chalk downland and estuaries that include most of the best v...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The Isle of Wight is the ideal location to go butterfly hunting - we have a wide range and at least one butterfly that is almost exclusively an Island resident. I sp...

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by: Alix Robinson

Wild garlic, new season asparagus, lambs frolicking in the fields, rare breeds dairy roaming the Downs, ripe tomatoes, intense garlic, award winning cheese, super sw...

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