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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

Are you ready for a bit of (Seaclose) Park Life at Isle of Wight Festival on 11th-14th June? Here’s a quick fire list of the fantastic camping options available this...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Spring has sprung and Easter is on the way, falling early this year, with Good Friday on March 30th and Easter Sunday on April 1st. Many of the Isle of Wight's attra...

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by: Jo Macaulay

If you want to learn something during your holiday on the Isle of Wight there are loads of opportunities and you might make some new friends into the bargain. Many o...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Upping the game on self-catering, accommodation providers are beginning to realise that their guests want that little bit more, whether it be better décor, something...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Come to the Isle of Wight and learn a skill, and you might even create something beautiful to take home with you. From digital artistry to traditional skills brought...

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by: Alix Robinson

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we thought we’d put together some of the best ways to show your love to your mum this Mothering Sunday. 22nd March is the time to...

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by: Red Funnel

There’s always something new to discover on the Isle of Wight and 2018 has some great new experiences on offer. With the help of our tourist board Visit Isle of...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The famous have always been drawn to the Isle of Wight, and they still come – often incognito. If you want to see some of the places where they once lived or stayed,...

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by: Alix Robinson

The Isle of Wight’s most famous resident, and the person responsible for its continued success as one of Britain’s leading tourist destinations, is Queen Victoria.

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by: Jo Macaulay

So many places will allow dogs to visit with you whilst you’re on holiday on the Isle of Wight, and our attractions are no exception. We’ve picked our top five pooch...

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