Kent Holiday Cottages
Those who want to spend their holidays in Kent Holiday Cottages will find that there is plenty in the region for them to do while they are there. Kent is known as the Garden of England and is filled with many small villages and beautiful towns, although you are in a good place to travel to other areas without spending too long on the roads.
Check Out the Day Trips to France from the Kent Holiday Cottages
Those who are staying in Kent Holiday Cottages are ideally placed for a day trip to France. Dover is easily reached by car and public transport and the Dover to Calais trip is around an hour, depending on which crossing type you choose. Most ferries have restaurants and shops on board and as you disembark in Calais you will find yourself surrounding by retail parks. Stocking up on French wines, chocolate and other specialities which are locally produced is one of the main reasons for a trip to the continent.
There are a number of stately homes which are within easy reach of most parts of Kent. Chartwell is the former home of Winston Churchill and is now run by the National Trust. The house is open throughout the summer months and visitors can enjoy the beautiful gardens too. The National Trust also looks after the White Cliffs of Dover which are one of the most instantly recognisable things on the British coastline.
Explore the Quaint Towns and Villages with the Kent Holiday Cottages
Shopping is another option for those staying in Kent Holiday Cottages. The town of Tunbridge Wells is filled with antique shops and it is the perfect place to pick up unusual items for the home or the garden. If antiques are not your preference you will find that you are within easy travelling distance of central London and can take advantage of the huge variety of shops and markets that can be found there.
There is so much more to Kent than meets the eye and it is no cliché to say that there is a holiday for everyone. So if you are considering spending some time away this year and are looking for a fantastic holiday base then check out the Kent countryside and coastline. The Kent Holiday Cottages are the leading self catering choice and every year thousands of people choose them over any other form of accommodation.