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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: Jo Macaulay

One of the most enjoyable, interesting and even educational activities on the Isle of Wight is walking along one of our beautiful beaches looking for treasures – whe...

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by: Sarah Sims

Enjoying a family holiday on a working farm comes with all sorts of unexpected benefits beyond the beauty of the countryside. You’ll be experiencing all manner of fa...

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by: Alix Robinson

Britain is a nation of dog lovers, with 7.3 million pet dogs across the UK, being firmly considered as part of the family. So we thought we'd pull together a guide o...

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by: Alix Robinson

What better way to dine on the Isle of Wight than arriving by boat and sitting eating overlooking the sea – whether that’s by ferry, rib or sailboat. With an Indian...

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by: Red Funnel

It’s almost a case of ‘where can’t you take your dog?’ when booking a stay on the Isle of Wight, as many hotels and B&Bs do welcome you with your four-legged fri...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Although only 13 miles wide by 23 miles long, the Isle of Wight is home to an amazing number of talented artist, working across many mediums. Every July they open th...

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by: Alix Robinson

Here is our guide to some of the greatest Isle of Wight beaches, and the reasons why we love them.

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by: Jo Macaulay

Gardens are looking their absolute finest in the summer, especially in June when the flowers are at their best and the soft fruits are ripe enough to pick. Here is a...

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by: Jo Macaulay

There's nothing more liberating in the summer months than to escape with nothing but you, your tent and the bare essentials, to feel closer to nature and marvel at t...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The Isle of Wight is a great place for donkeying around with lots of four legged local residents who you can come and meet. Winners of the 2016 and 2017 myIsleofWigh...

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