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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Shots of East Devon to get you excited for summer

The summer is here, so to inspire you to head to East Devon over the next few months, here are some of our favourite summery shots of the region. As much as we love the sun, the sea and the sand, there is plenty more to do in Sidmouth over the summer, like spending some time exploring the bustling…

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Our favourite photo spots

One of the best things about Sidmouth is how picturesque it is, which is why we love showing off your photos on our Instagram. Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve really enjoyed seeing your snaps, so here are a couple of our favourites. Do you have any photos in Sidmouth? Want to show them…

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Budleigh Salterton: Captured

With its beach huts, beautiful scenery and views of the Jurassic Coast, Budleigh Salterton is pretty whatever the weather, whether its frosty, sunny or a little overcast, and to prove it, we’ve compiled a selection of some of our favourite shots from 2022 by searching the Budleigh Salterton tags on…

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Our favourite pictures of Sidmouth from 2022

We love seeing your photos of Sidmouth, those iconic cliffs, the riverside through the Meadows and the views over Peak Hill. Over the last year, there have been some amazing photos we’ve spotted from Sidmouth, here are a couple of our favourites from 2022. @mark_eg_uk // Connaught Gardens at…

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East Devon’s most instagrammable spots

If you’re anything like us, your Instagram is likely looking a little empty with everything that has happened over 2020 and the start of 2021. While restrictions haven’t lifted just yet, we thought we would share some of our favourite spots around East Devon for taking photos, so that when we’re…

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THG's Creative Cabin Shorts take flight in March

Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) announces new artists to feature in their series of online video shorts hoping to engage and inspire until the gallery reopens in May. The CREATIVE CABIN SHORTS series connects to nature and the landscape around us, providing much-needed culture for art lovers in…

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Some of our favourite shots of Sidmouth

If you’re anything like us, you’ll already be in awe of Sidmouth’s natural beauty, but as we’re currently under a UK wide lockdown and we won’t be able to experience Sidmouth’s incredible views for ourselves for a while, we thought we would share some of our favourite shots of Sidmouth from you guys…

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Open Studios showcases Sidmouth artists

From 12 th – 27 th September, artists in and around Sidmouth will be inviting art lovers to view their latest pieces as part of the Open Studios event, which is taking place across Devon. This event hosted by the Devon Artist Network Initiative, was created to help support artists throughout the…

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