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Love South East England a destination full of diversity and one of the warmest regions in the UK, with over 1900 hours of sunshine a year, there's little chance of bad weather interrupting your travel plans. Stretching from Kent in the east to Dorset in the west and also covering the counties of Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Surrey, Berkshire, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire, South East England wraps around London.  With great travel and transport links, it is an ideal destination for a day trip, short break or holiday in 2022.

Love Events

South East England is home to a host of internationally renowned events including Royal Ascot, Goodwood Festival of Speed, Henley Royal Regatta, Royal Horse Show and Cowes Week.  2022 see a host of special celebrations and events including the Queens Platinum Jubilee Celebrations, a celebration of her 70 years of service from the 2nd to 5th June, region wide, the UEFA Women's Euro's in Southampton and Brighton (7th - 20th July), the return of the New Forest and Hampshire County Show (26th - 28th July), Boomtown Festival, Winchester (10 - 14th August), Eastbourne Air Show (18th - 21st August) and many more scaled down events returning to full capacity. For an Event-ful visit to South East England sign up to our e-newsletter below and find out what's happening near you.

With the school summer holidays just around the corner, take a look at the crammed social calendar, for some out of school holiday fun and book your next South East adventure today.

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Love Countryside

With its 3 million acres of natural beauty South East England is a walker’s paradise.  Choose to explore the two National Parks or nine areas of outstanding natural beauty.  Walk, stroll or saunter along the 11,658 miles of walking trails and paths, discover the 43 nature reserves, or let off steam in the glorious country parks and gardens.  You'll find Jack and Jill windmills, ancient forests, fascinating follies, beautiful outdoor spaces, ready and waiting for your very own South East outdoor adventure.  

Love New Discoveries

South East England is a destination with discovery at its heart.  From family fun, all weather, year-round attractions, new places to visit and the countryside that inspired over 7 million literary words, South East England will not disappoint.  With over 140 English wine producers, 50+ castles, 27 Blue-flag award-winning beaches, 19 piers, 5 cities, and a host of towns and villages each with their own character and feel, you'll never be short of things to do.

Love the Sea

With 400 miles of stunning coastline there are plenty of coastal towns and cities providing a great backdrop to an escape by the sea. Walk along the stunning white cliffs, skim stones along the shore, enjoy the breath-taking panorama, mesmerising evening sunsets with flocks of starling dancing in the sky - murmurations (November - March), the South Coast will be sure to delight.

Love your stay

With home-from-home family friendly self-catering cottages, award-winning boutique hotels, luxury spa resorts offering the perfect escape from the everyday, you're sure to find the right accommodation for your budget and style. Special offers mean it doesn't have to cost the earth to visit and with such a diverse destination you can enjoy a romantic city break for two, a family holiday by the sea, a relaxing countryside retreat, a cultural escape, a shopping weekend and a dog-friendly getaway. Start looking now, and book the place that's right for you....your next South East adventure awaits.

Love Local Produce

Whether you try Oysters from Whitstable or scallops from Rye, locally brewed beer in Oxfordshire or internationally renowned gin in Winchester, you will find a host of tasty foods and drinks made in the South East to experience. Along with great cookery schools, creative workshops, pick your own, farm shops, local produce markets, award-winning dining, afternoon tea experiences and more..... you're sure to find something to tickle your taste buds or enrich your experience whilst here in South East England.

Love Sharing

We love sharing your photos and stories from around South East England, so don't forgot to tag us in and use the hashtag #lovesoutheastengland.  Looking for inspiration?   Visit our new YouTube channel and take a look at what awaits, or head on over to our blog for ideas from around the region.  Our themes will help inspire you to discover what's on offer in the South East England.

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