The Isle of Wight is one of the biggest tourist destinations in the UK. The island is located off the south coast of the country and for long and short breaks, Holiday Cottages Isle of Wight are becoming increasingly popular with couples, families and those who enjoy holidaying alone.
The town of Ryde is one of the largest on the island. It is a typical tourist town, particularly in the summer. It is ideal for those who want to walk along the sea front or eat fish and chips in one of the local restaurants. The town has a good array of shops and finding gifts to take home from your holiday is easy to do. There are many options for Holiday Cottages Isle of Wight in Ryde. Visitors can opt for a sea-front cottage or stay further inland to make it easier to explore the surrounding countryside.
The town of Cowes is another tourist hotspot for those who opt for Holiday Cottages Isle of Wight style. Cowes is particularly busy during the summer, especially when the sailing regatta is on. Thousands flock to the island at this time but the town does have a lot to offer at other times of the year too. There are many pubs which serve traditional British meals at a very reasonable price and there are also a number of bars which are ideal for those who want to find some nightlife in the town.
The Isle of Wight can only be reached by ferry, which helps to limit the amount of traffic which makes its way onto the island. There are large sections of the island which have not been developed and are perfect for those who enjoy hiking or cycling, which is an excellent way to see this beautiful part of the UK.