The Isle of Thanet
Encompassing the popular seaside resorts of
Margate, a timeless seaside resort where traditional seaside fun and entertainments sit happily alongside modern water sports and exciting developments. Visit the Turner Contemporary art gallery and vibrant old town, investigate the mysterious Shell Grotto, enjoy the rides at Dreamland or take in a show at one of the theatres.
Broadstairs, the quintessential seaside town, full of charm and atmosphere. It's unspoilt harbour is reminiscent of bygone times, with a clifftop promenade, winding lanes, hidden cobbled squares and fishermen's cottages. It is clear why Charles Dickens loved the town. Choose from the town's seven sandy beaches and bay and an array of cafes, bars and restuarants.
Ramsgate, home to the only "Royal" Harbour in the country, with its sparkling marina, offers a continental atmospere of seafront bars and restuarants. Visit "The Grange", the house designed, built and lived in by architect Agustus Pugin, take a boat to see the seals around the Goodwin Sands or visit the UK's Largest network of civilian wartime tunnels. Namely, Ramsgate Tunnels.