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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: Red Funnel

Looking up into the night sky can be quite baffling – so many pin pricks of light and no way of knowing what we’ve called them and how far away they are from Earth....

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by: Jo Macaulay

Once upon a time there was a pub in Niton Undercliff on the Isle of Wight that became something of a legend. Perched above the road, with views down to the sea, loca...

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by: Red Funnel

The Isle of Wight is, not surprisingly, a fantastic location to have a go at a wide range of watersports, from kitesurfing and paddle boarding to kayaking or surfing...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Where you go to find fossils on the Isle of Wight depends upon what you are hoping to find, but if you want to find dinosaur bones then it has to be the south coast...

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by: Alix Robinson

What better way to dine on the Isle of Wight, than by the water’s edge with spectacular sea views.   Here's six great places to eat right by the sea.

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