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If you visit Herne Bay, you'll fall in love with the British seaside all over again. Whether you relax on the beach with a picnic or take a dip in the inviting water, Herne Bay will take you back to the holidays of your childhood.
Pier Avenue, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 8PD
Today the sports centre has been demolished and the pier is now open to visitors as a leisure and events space.
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.
Yorkletts, Whitstable, Kent, CT2 9JX, Email, www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/visiting-woods/wood-information/victory-wood/
This is a place for a great walk set on the edge of the Blean Woodland area. See a wood with a difference! This is the Flagship Site, one of 33 woods plant around the UK, for the Trafalgar Woods Project to commemorate the 200th anniversary.
1 - 2 Mill Lane, St. Radigunds, Canterbury, CT1 2AW, Tel: 01227 456057, www.millerscanterbury.co.uk
The Millers Arms offers fine local beers as well as home cooked food using local supplies.
104 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AZ, Tel: 01227 272042, www.playhousewhitstable.co.uk
Community theatre offering a wide range of entertainment - plays, pantomimes, music, comedy and active youth group.
Modern campus set in 450 acres of parkland overlooking the historic city of Canterbury. With 150 conference rooms, accommodation for 4250, a choice of restaurants/bars, banqueting for up to 1000 and extensive leisure facilities.
85 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8AD, Tel: 01227 379555, www.goldenkitchen.co.uk
Eat as much as you can only £12.95 or one person dinner plate from £5.30. Special lunch meal £4.95. Chinese takeaway and free home delivery service available.
Westgate Grove, Canterbury, CT1 2DB, Tel: 01227 862162, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/things-to-do-in-the-district/parks-and-gardens/westgate-parks/
The Westgate Gardens can be found close to the City centre, just next to the West Gate Tower. The eleven acres of public gardens provide an ideal setting for a gentle stroll along the banks of the River Stour.
Whitstable, CT5 1AB, Tel: 01227 274086, www.whitstableharbour.org
This working harbour's activities include fishing, commercial shipping, restaurants, cafés, shellfish & fish sales, sailing barge trips, wind farm operations storage facilities & beach hut rental.
Mill Lane, Herne Bay, CT6 7DR, Tel: 01227 687487, www.herne-mill.btik.com
Herne Mill is the latest in a long line of mills, which have occupied the site for centuries. It is a local landmark on the skyline above the ancient village of Herne and is a 'sea mark' from the Thames Estuary.
Herne Bay, CT6 6SU, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-in-east-kent-reculver
Enjoy the sights and sounds to be experienced along one of the most rapidly changing stretches of the Kent coastline. Head through Reculver Country Park along the famous Saxon Shore Way and back alongside the strand.
Walk Route: Reculver
William Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5EQ, Tel: 01227 868515, www.hernebayculturaltrail.co.uk/
An opportunity to find the historical and general places of interest in the town with this walking cutural trail.
29ab St. Margarets Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2TG, Tel: 01227 478999, www.cjs-canterbury.co.uk
Family run baguette shop serving 49 different fillings in freshly baked bread. Organic coffees, gluten, dairy free soups, hot roast dinner baguettes.