Exploring Budleigh Salterton through its walks is an immersive experience, unveiling a tapestry of scenic landscapes, historic landmarks, and tranquil settings. The most iconic stroll in Budleigh Salterton is undoubtedly the breathtaking coastal path. This scenic route offers mesmerising views of…Read More
Visit Sidmouth Blog
Welcome to the Visit Sidmouth blog!
Whether you are a first time visitor to the East Devon area or a resident, our blog is the perfect place to find top tips for travel around the county, ideas and inspiration for your stay and all the latest news. Here you'll find news and features from Visit Sidmouth and our partners at Visit Budleigh Salterton, Visit Seaton, Visit Ottery St Mary and Visit Honiton.
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If you’re looking to escape the chaos of Christmas this year, why not book a stay in Sidmouth? Not only will you get to enjoy a delightful meal cooked for you, but you will also not need to worry about cleaning up after yourself! It’s the perfect solution for anyone who wants a break this Christmas…Read More
Honiton has earned its reputation as a dog-friendly haven. Known for its historic market square, thriving local businesses, and picturesque surroundings, Honiton offers a warm welcome not only to its human visitors but also to their four-legged companions. From scenic walks to pet-friendly…Read More
On Thursday 16th November, the Devon Tourism Awards 2023/24 took place at the Riviera Centre, Torquay. Businesses from all over the region came together to celebrate another fantastic year in Tourism. Robin Barker, the organiser from Services for Tourism, commented: “What an extraordinary industry…Read More
The popular Isca Ensemble will be returning to Sidmouth on 16 th December as part of the town’s annual Christmas Concert. Music lovers will not want to miss the opportunity to catch the orchestra who performed at Exeter Cathedral in October. Joining them for the performance is renowned violinist, Joo…Read More
With winter almost here and the Christmas season on its way, we thought we'd help you get into the spirit by reliving some of our favourite images from last winter. There's so much to look forward to in and around Sidmouth over the next few weeks and into December, so make sure to keep an eye on our…Read More
Now that Halloween is over, there’s no better time to start getting into the Christmas spirit! Ottery St Mary is the perfect place to enjoy the festivities, with lots of unique community events taking place throughout November and December. There’s plenty of opportunity to get involved with lots of…Read More
Sidmouth’s annual Christmas Lights Switch On event is this Saturday, 18th November in the Market Place and Sidmouth Town Council is once again providing the festive display along the streets. Starting off at around 3.30pm, Gliddon’s Steam Traction Engine will be providing Trailer Rides around the…Read More
This holiday season, Wildwood Devon invites you to step back in time with Earth Santa – a unique twist on the traditional Father Christmas experience. From the 18th to the 24th of December, Santa and his Earth Elves can be found in Wildwood’s Saxon Village – an outdoor living history centre set up…Read More
Get into the swing of the festive season over the next few weeks with these Christmas events taking place across East Devon. Add these dates to your diary and make sure to keep your eyes peeled for the latest updates and details. 18 th November Exeter Christmas Market 2023 Exeter Cathedral 24 th…Read More