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Calling all seaside seekers, history hunters and weekend escapers!

Forget your passport this summer and book yourself a spectacular staycation with us instead.

Calling all the city trail blazers… Head to hip yet historic Canterbury for a generous dose of city culture. Wander the winding lanes and cobbled streets, marvel at iconic Canterbury Cathedral, gaze up at those historic buildings from a unique viewing point on the River Stour or delve into this unique city's thriving cultural scene at one of its unmissable summer events.

Calling all the seaside seekers… With the wind in your hair and ice cream in hand, spark imagination with a trip to east Kent's thriving coastline. Head to bohemian Whitstable for oysters, shingle beaches and independent shopping or cycle the Crab and Winkle Way for dazzling views and sea air. For a coastal town with bags of character, check out Herne Bay's Victorian bandstand, seafront gardens and enjoy lots of family fun on the pier.

Summer in Kent is calling, and Southeastern will take you there… Kent and everything it has to offer is within touching distance of London with Southeastern's high-speed rail links. Be out of the city and straight into your summer adventure in as little as 38 minutes, with multiple ticket offers and deals to choose from, travel with Southeastern today!

Make Kent your perfect base for a break with friends or family, we've got everything you could possibly want from a great summer holiday, from action-packed adventures to get-away-from-it-all rural retreats.

So, what are you waiting for? An unforgettable Summer in Kent is calling