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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 Isle of Wight is well known for its fabulous carnivals and have more carnivals per square mile than any other area in the country, so make sure you catch at leas...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Want to get out on the water during Cowes Week, but don’t have your own boat? There are several ways to see the action, or indeed get involved, and we’ve put togethe...

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by: Jo Macaulay

What’s on for family fun during Cowes Week? Here’s our Top Five Guide to activities for you and your children when other family members might be out on the waves.

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by: Alix Robinson

What is Cowes Week? Cowes Week (3-11 August) is an annual sailing regatta that started in 1826 and is one of the most famous in the world. Around 8000 competitors, b...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Having hosted their very first Pride in 2017, the Isle of Wight went on to be chosen as host for UK Pride 2018 and are pushing the boat out in the most spectacular s...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Spectator viewing will be spectacular at the Island’s first top class British Horse Trials at Osborne House (25th-26th July). For not only is this going to be a top...

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by: Alix Robinson

Whether you’re visiting for a day, taking part in the racing or on holiday on the Island during Lendy Cowes Week (4th– 11thAugust), you’ll want to grab something nic...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Discovering the Isle of Wight by air or by boat is a great way to see areas of the countryside that you wouldn’t find any other way. See the amazing views from the t...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Although only 13 miles wide by 23 miles long, the Isle of Wight is home to an amazing number of talented artist, working across many mediums. Every July they open th...

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by: Alix Robinson

OK – here it is the myIsleofWight guide to some of the best beaches – and the reasons why we love them. Of course some of this information is top secret so keep it t...

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