Shopping and Wellbeing

From hunting out designer bargains to tracking down shabby-chic antiques before a relaxing pamper sessions - you can do it all in Kent.

Ashford Designer Outlet is unmissable, with up to 60% off every brand, every day. Then there's Bluewater, Dartford's pioneering shopping and leisure experience, where 330 shops sit next to 40 cafes, restaurants and bars.

But Kent is not all modern malls and sleek shopping centres. The history-rich lanes in our towns and cities feature unique independent stores selling everything from the latest labels to burnished antiques. After all that superb shopping, there are plenty of places where you can relax, recharge and enjoy a newly-soothed, decidedly de-stressed you....


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