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Shopping at Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Shopping at Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Inspire Me!

We all need time out – whether it’s standing on a cliff-top, gazing at a beautiful garden or delving into the past lives of our literary and military heroes. This area of rich contrasts and exciting history, aptly named the Beautiful South, is sure to supply you with enough ideas to last a life time.

For a start, the constantly changing seasonal gardens of South East England offer a welcome escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life, as do our iconic natural landscapes such as the South Downs or the New Forest, location of some of the most popular days out in the UK.

The region is a cultural magnet too. Some of the English language’s most celebrated authors, comedians, musicians and actors have called South East England home as some point in their lives. The houses and towns connected with the likes of Charles DickensJane Austen and Kenneth Grahame collectively provide pages and pages of good day out ideas.

For other unique ideas for days out in South East England, explore the region’s connections with the Royal Family or its key role in Britain’s military history.

Church of St Peter and St Paul

Church of St Peter and St Paul

An ancient Saxon church in a lovely parkland setting This charming, ancient church, dating from Saxon and Norman times, is a flint-walled gem, set...

Church of St Peter and St Paul

Church of St Peter and St Paul

An ancient Saxon church in a lovely parkland setting This charming, ancient...

Leechpool Woods

Leechpool Woods

Leechpool is an ancient woodland covering 53 acres and includes Oak, Ash, Hazel,...

Shaw House

Shaw House

Shaw House was built by a Newbury clothier in 1581 and retains much of its original...

Yateley Common Country Park

Yateley Common Country Park

476 acres of heathland, woodland, grassland and ponds providing walking, cycling and...