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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Spending May half term at the Jurassic Coast

One of the best places to spend the May half-term holidays is East Devon and the Jurassic Coast. With a range of things to see and do, including the iconic UNESCO World Heritage Jurassic Coast, this region of Devon is somewhere you can do everything or nothing – depending on your mood! Visiting for…

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What’s on this half term in East Devon

Planning to visit East Devon and the Jurassic Coast this half term? Well if you’re looking for things to fill your days, here are some suggestions across the East Devon area. In Sidmouth, head to the Donkey Sanctuary to join in their Haunted Hay Bales event – head to the gift shop on arrival and…

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Seaton’s Outdoor Adventures

With August here and lots of time to keep the kids entertained over the summer holidays, many of us want to get outside and enjoy a breath of fresh air. While our summer weather so far has been a bit of a rollercoaster, we’re hoping for sunny skies and plenty of time to spend outside. Seaton is full…

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Free Things to Do in Honiton this Summer

Honiton offers a range of free activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. Whether you're looking to explore the town's history, immerse yourself in nature, or simply relax and take in the local atmosphere, Honiton has something for everyone without breaking the bank. Here are some of the best…

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Get the most out of your trip to East Devon

As one of the most ecologically fascinating places in the county, East Devon is a great place to spend the May half term. If you’re coming to the area to visit, here are some of the ways you can experience the very best of East Devon. Get on your bike East Devon has miles of the National Cycle…

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Half term in Sidmouth

Spending half term in East Devon? With an abundance of attractions and incredible places to stay across the region, you’re sure to have a fun week away. Here are a couple of the things you can get up to while in Sidmouth and the surrounding area. Go exploring With the Blue Plaque Trail, loads of…

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Things to do in Sidmouth this Easter

When it comes to unforgettable trips to the seaside, there are fewer places better than Sidmouth and what better time of year to visit than Easter when everyone is gearing up for the busy summer months? There are a host of activities and attractions to fill your days when in Sidmouth this Easter…

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