The beautiful Isle of Wight is the perfect place for an escape. Take a brisk walk or cycle around the Island, explore the impressive beaches, landscapes and attractions and then retreat back to your cosy accommodation of choice, relax, wine and dine and simply unwind.
Here's 5 reasons why you'll fall in love with the Island this year:
1. The Great Outdoors:
By Foot - The Island's beautiful and diverse scenery make it a walker's paradise and there are plenty of footpaths that will lead you through ancient woodlands, open farmland, leafy green lanes, visiting historic towns and charming villages along the way.
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By Bike - A bike ride can create the perfect backfrop for romance and adventure and the Island's 500 miles of cycle paths will take you on a journey through dramatic and contrasting landscapes.
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2. The Events:
There's many events on throughout the year including Robin Hill's Spirit of the Orient.
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3. The Entertainment:
Treat yourself to some arcade amusements, live music, theatre performances or perhaps some retail therapy. While at your leisure on the Island, there are a range of day-time and night-ime entertainment options available for you. There's something for everyone!
4. The Food & Drink:
If traditional pubs and a rustic ambiance is just your thing, you'll find plenty to choose from on the Island, many with live music from talented local musicians and roaring log fires. If fine dining is the order of the day, then spend a candlelit evening at a Michelin guide restaurant that celebrates Island produce on its menu and afterwards enjoy a stroll hand in hand on a beautiful beach.
5. The Cosy Places to Stay:
Choose from an amazing range of accommodation, including historic houses, stylish hotels, boutique bed and breakfasts, dreamy cottages and other intimate hideaways. Plus, you'll save 25% off ferry travel with accommodation bookings with Red Funnel.