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Sam Milling shares some of his favourite places to photograph in Kent. Summer is a great time to get...
In celebration of Kent's excellent wine offering Westgate Community Trust will be hosting the first...
Father's Day is 16th June, so what do you have planned?From afternoon tea, to the best gift ideas...
To celebrate the World Cup taking place on home-soil (England and Wales), we’re talking all things...
With many a sandy bay, secluded spot and family-friendly beach, it's no wonder Kent has ten Blue...
On 6th June 1944 156,000 Allied troops landed in Normandy ahead of the biggest operation in military...
The late May Bank Holiday and Half Term has arrived and we have plenty of ideas for top...
It’s Pride month, and with LGBT+ festivals including Margate Pride and Pride Canterbury going on in...
Hear all about the best cinema and theatre Kent has to offer this summer under the stars. Grab a...
With May being National Walking Month, we're celebrating by putting out our list of the best walking...
The Early May Bank Holiday is the perfect time to get out in Kent and explore all of our wonderful...
Welcome to Kent, the Garden of England
If you're looking for short-break escape with beautiful beaches, stunning castles, exciting culture and delicious food and drink, then you've come to the right place.
Our corner of England is one of the best UK destinations for a day trip or short break, with a multitude of things to do and places to see. We've got some of the best beaches in Europe - voted by Lonely Planet - as well as art galleries, elegant stately homes, romantic getaways, fun-filled family attractions, and more than 4,000 of exhilarating foot and cycle trails.
We're less than an hour from London by train and with super-fast links to Europe, so it's easy to escape the rat race and see what Kent has to offer on your next adventure.
Take a look at some of our of inspirational ideas on things to do and see in Kent on your next visit, or browse our What's On section to find out what's happening around here. And you can always follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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This Week's Top Picks
You're never stuck for things to do in Kent, but if you need a little inspiration, check out this week's top picks of great days out around the county, using our handy map.
To find out how to get to and around Kent, visit our Getting Here pages.
And keep browsing to find new attractions to explore on your next break!
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Need some more ideas for your next trip? There's plenty to choose from, whether you want a day trip to Kent, need a hotel in the Garden of England or just want to ideas on family days out or seasonal events in Kent.