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…Read More
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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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The summer holidays are fast approaching, meaning six weeks of entertaining the little ones. If you’re looking for inspiration and ideas, look no further than Budleigh Salterton! Summer in Budleigh Salterton is a wonderful time for families to come together and create lasting memories. With its…Read More
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…Read More
Now we’re in February, you might start to notice the first signs of spring appearing - which is why now is the perfect time to watch the seasons change at one of the region’s nature reserves. East Devon is a beautiful part of the UK, much of it falls within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and…Read More
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…Read More
Seaton has been a popular destination for holiday makers and day trippers for generations, so why not plan a visit for this year? There are plenty of attractions to keep you entertained in and around the town as well as the beach for paddling, sun-bathing and exploring. If you’re looking for some…Read More
Want to pick up some gifts or maybe you just want to smell the mince pies and grab a mulled wine? Whether you’re shopping or not, Christmas markets are a great way to feel festive and get into the spirit, so take a look at what is planned across East Devon here. 24 th November 3pm – 8pm Bumble and…Read More
Image: Kyle Baker Want to escape this Christmas season? Then look no further than Sidmouth! There are a host of wonderful hotels and other accommodation options offering a luxurious break to see out 2022 and with its incredible Georgian architecture, a stay here will truly be one to remember. The…Read More
Are you bringing the family to Sidmouth over the next couple of months? If so, here are some suggestions of things to do while you in town. Sidmouth might be small, but it is mighty, there are plenty of events, activities and attractions to keep you entertained, no matter what your age! Come to one…Read More
If you’re planning a trip to Sidmouth for October half term and beyond, there is plenty to get excited about from Christmas events to Halloween fun. Don’t miss out, get these dates in your diary now! Image: Donkey Sanctuary In October half term, the Donkey Sanctuary is hosting An Adorably Curious…Read More