Tags: England

Porthcurno

Porthcurno is a small town located on the West Coast of Cornwall in the UK, and used to be a very important place on the map. What was once the centre of world telecommunication is now a popular tourist area with a number of attractions, including beautiful beaches and a number of museums including the…

Gwithian

For a fun-packed family friendly day out, Gwithian is a great choice of location. A coastal village situated in the west of Cornwall, England, Gwithian is home to one of Cornwall’s larger beaches and Gwithian Towans, which covers the site of a Bronze Age farm that has been excavated. Whether you’re looking to relax on…

Margate

If you’re looking for a fun seaside day out in Britain with your family, Margate is an excellent destination. A seaside town located in East Kent, it’s buzzing with tourist attractions and a wealth of family-friendly things to do. Whether you’re looking for a fun-filled day out or are even thinking of taking your family…

Formby

Looking for a great British day out? Then look no further than Formby, a seaside town located in Merseyside. Formby beach is an ideal location for family days out, as there is a large car park, picnic areas, and it is a great area for lovely walks with waymarked paths to the beach, woods and…

Maryport

The original town of Maryport was called Alauna and was built on the Solway Firth, as part of the Roman coastal defences at the westernmost point of Hadrian’s Wall. Fast forward to Georgian times and Alauna became known as Ellenfoot, but in the 1700s, one Humphrey Senhouse developed the existing town into a port and…

Keswick

Keswick is one of the prettiest towns in the northern part of the Lake District in Cumbria. It is located just north of Derwentwater and a few miles south of Bassenthwaite. The town is most famously associated with the great English poets, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Robert Southey, who were inspired by the…

Selby

Selby is a small market town in North Yorkshire. It lies in the Vale of York and is just 9 miles from York, 20 miles from Hull and 23 miles from Leeds. The town has a long and interesting history and was once a Viking settlement; many Viking remains have been discovered during archaeological excavations.…

Filey

Filey is a small seaside town on the North Yorkshire coast. It is located halfway between Scarborough to the north and Bridlington to the south. Unlike Scarborough and Bridlington, Filey is fairly small and quiet. You won’t find miles of amusement arcades and tacky shops in Filey town centre, but if you want a quiet…

Newquay

If you’re ready to get away from the dreary interior climate of England in the winter or ready to beat the heat during the summer months, then a trip to the temperate coastal climes of the country is right up your alley. With a unique coastal culture that combines familiar aspects of their own home…