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Here you will find the best tips on places to eat and drink, the top attractions, beaches, activities, amazing places to stay on the Island and a fountain of other local knowledge.  

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by: Jo Macaulay

The main focus for Isle of Wight Day this year, September 22nd, is a huge coastline clean-up to rid the Island’s beautiful beaches of discarded plastic waste that ha...

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by: Alix Robinson

Britain is a nation of dog lovers, with 7.3 million pet dogs across the UK, being firmly considered as part of the family. So we thought we'd pull together a guide o...

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by: Alix Robinson

What better way to dine on the Isle of Wight than arriving by boat and sitting eating overlooking the sea – whether that’s by ferry, rib or sailboat. With an Indian...

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by: Jo Macaulay

If you want to get up close to a big cat, monkeys, lemurs or birds of prey then the Isle of Wight has many options. You can become a keeper for a day, or have an ‘ex...

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by: Jo Macaulay

It’s almost a case of ‘where can’t you take your dog?’ when booking a stay on the Isle of Wight, as many hotels and B&Bs do welcome you with your four-legged fri...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The summer holidays are over but the events scene on the Isle of Wight is still going strong! Here's our top picks on what's not to be missed this month and a short...

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by: Jo Macaulay

For a beach day out with a difference  – come to the Isle of Wight! Grab the Red Jet from Southampton and a Southern Vectis bus package and try out one of our w...

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by: Alix Robinson

What better way to dine on the Isle of Wight, than by the water’s edge with spectacular sea views.   Here's six great places to eat right by the sea.

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by: Alix Robinson

Botanic tropical plantings, herbaceous borders and sea views… we’ve got the best places to visit for a light bite with that garden vibe. Planning on spending a...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Ventnor Fringe has suddenly doubled in size, with twice as many applications from performers this year and loads more wonderful things to experience throughout the h...

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