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Tours of the Realm offer chauffeured, sightseeing tours of rural and historic Britain to small groups of 2 to 3 people. An exclusive, bespoke and superior service for discerning travellers. Day tours or longer tours available on request.
English in Action has 20 years experience in providing an easy to organise alternative to study tours and courses in UK language schools. We offer intensive English project weeks delivered in your own school by qualified teachers.
102 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AZ, Tel: 01227 265800, www.shangrila-restaurant.co.uk
Authentic Thai food cooked fresh to order. Alfresco dining in secluded courtyard.
Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2PR, Tel: 01227 378100, Email
The ruins of a Norman castle keep and castle walls and one of the three original royal castles in Kent. There are interpretation panels, a tactile model of the castle (circa 1200AD) and elevated viewing areas.
20 Lower Bridge Street, Canterbury, CT1 2LG, www.thaisrus-grocers.co.uk
Authentic Oriental and Asian food products. Fresh Thai herbs, frozen seafood, tofu and soy products, rice and noodles, snacks and dim sum, cooking advice, spices and sauces.
Serves traditional pub lunches, including sandwiches, light bites and main meals. Dinner, bed and breakfast offer £125 includes 1 night stay for two people, breakfast for 2 and 2 courses each from our evening menu - Mon to Thurs.
Chartham, Canterbury, CT4 7JW, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure_and_culture/countryside_and_coast/walking/chartham_walk.aspx
A village green and historic houses are the hallmarks of Chartham at the start of this pleasant circular walk. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).
Walk Route: Chartham
Kings Road, Herne Bay, CT6 5DD, Tel: 01227 862190, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/things-to-do-in-the-district/parks-and-gardens/memorial-park/
Herne Bay Memorial Park was originally conceived as a memorial to those that lost their lives in the First World War.
Canterbury to Dover/Folkestone, CT1 2LG, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure_and_culture/countryside_and_coast/cycling/cycle_routes/coast_to_cathedral.aspx
This is a challenging 50 mile (80km) circular ride on Regional Cycle Routes 16 and 17 linking Canterbury to Folkestone and Dover. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).
Cycle Route: Canterbury, Folkestone and Dover
67 Burgate, Canterbury, CT1 2HJ, Tel: 01227 784514, www.moattearooms.co.uk
A traditional tea room set in a beautiful 15th Century building. Serving breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea throughout the day. A wide selection of homemade cakes, scones, soup & lunches available to also takeaway.
Speciality: Homemade cakes and cupcakes, cream teas, breakfast coffee and tea
17 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, Tel: 01227 379777
Relax with hot and cold refreshments and discover Canterbury gifts, souvenirs and church supplies in Conquest House.
The perfect way to explore some of the well known historic sites of Canterbury, plus some of the hidden gems - available in 8 languages. Enjoy an audio tour & travel at your own pace. 20 attractions and local city landmarks are featured.
Fordwich, Canterbury, CT2 0BX, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure_and_culture/countryside_and_coast/walking/fordwich_village_to_reed_pond.aspx
This popular walk is one of Explore Kent's Walks For All series passing through pleasant countryside and woodland from the village of Fordwich. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).
Walk Route: Fordwich Village to Reed Pond
Herne Bay District Office, William Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5NX, Tel: 01227 378100, Email
Touchscreen information point.