Beaches

Take a second look at Essex for your staycation or short break

A 350-mile coastline, foodie options galore, top hotels, hidden beauty spots and a haven ...

So you’ve never been to…Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex

It's not the rowdiest coastal town but Bexhill's cutting-edge De La Warr Pavilion and ...

Stay Here: Space2Stay, Folkestone

For a unique break on the Kent Coast, try this Scandi-style wood cabin in ...

A Beginner’s Guide to…Canvey Island, Essex

If you do one thing on this underrated coastline, drive to the Labworth Cafe ...

48 Hours in Newquay, Cornwall

Want to swerve the crowds completely at the wildly popular resort? Try an out-of-season ...

48 Hours in Falmouth, Cornwall

It's so much better in the autumn, said every local we met. They weren't ...

A giant inflatable head of Tina Turner is coming to Margate

It's Dreamland's witty answer to the famous art prize arriving in town this autumn. ...

What’s it like foraging on the Kent Coast?

Photographer Julia Riddiough spends a day at St Margaret's Bay with The Wild Kitchen

24 Hours in Southampton

We stay at stylish new 'hometel' concept Room2 in a fascinating coastal city that ...

A Beginner’s Guide to…Whitstable, Kent

Escape to the classic coastal town for exceedingly good food, indie boutiques - and ...