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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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Cycling on the Isle of Wight has always been a popular activity, even more so during the Spring and Summer. More and more cyclists are heading to the Island to disco...

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Be it a long weekend exploring iconic island landmarks or a day trip to discover historic, culinary and fun-filled attractions, the Isle of Wight has everything that...

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Due to the current national lockdown, we are unable to welcome visitors to the Isle of Wight. The below guide was last updated when the Island was still in “Tier One...

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Across the Island, visitors will enjoy the independent and unique shopping scene, where you can buy everything from little trinkets depicting your stay through to ar...

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There’s nothing like a day trip to the Isle of Wight, and whether you’re planning to visit the Island during rain or shine, summer or winter, there’s plenty on offer...

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It’s a well-known fact that the modern-day postcard is a stunning snap on your Instagram grid, a digital diary full of adventures. So, when you’re planning your visi...

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The Isle of Wight becomes even more magical at Christmas with many festive events taking place throughout December. From frosty train rides and cheeky elves to life-...

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With our wonderful Isle of Wight micro-climate, we are still seeing some hot and sunny days, however as we move towards October we will be waving goodbye to Summer a...

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As the leaves start turning brown and you’re digging out the coats, the impending anticipation for October festivities is creeping upon us all. A month full of pumpk...

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A true highlight when visiting the Isle of Wight is to spend some time enjoying the atmospheric, olde worlde and modern pub scenes, where heart-warming, home cooked...

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