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Isle of Wight

Listed under Islands in South East England, United Kingdom.

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Sheila my wife and I went to the Isle of Wight not on holiday but working ,I had never thought of going to this place but so glad I went.

The countryside is so lovely and the houses and cottages are very nice with thatched roofs on many, all of course in a very nice location,in fact we couldn't see any location on the island that wasn't nice to look at.

We only spent the day but on our travels we went to some very nice villages with very nice shops and pubs with lovely places to eat out .

We passed craft shops, museums, theatres, zoos ,model villages and the usual parks and beauty spots for taking your family pictures and if you like steam then you can take a steam engine ride through the lovely countryside ,if you prefer water you can take a trip down the river in a steam powered boat.

All this in a couple of hours, so we will plan to return for a break in the Isle of Wight to see the full programme of entertainment .

Written by  mikevalesenior.

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“Isle of Wight: bowled over by a new way of seeing with Martin Parr”

By Iain Aitch for The Telegraph. First published 31st October 2008. Opening the door of your hotel room to find a kitsch rose-covered fabric headboard above a single bed may seem to many like a bad start to a weekend away. But for a holiday in the com… Read more...

Written by press. See the full article in The Telegraph, 31st October 2008

“A butterfly pilgrimage to the Isle of Wight”

By Fiona Mountain for The Times First Published 25th July, 2009 A white butterfly flits around the graveyard of the tiny chapel of St Boniface at Bonchurch in the sun. It alights on the weathered, crooked gravestone of a smuggler, and I am instantly ta… Read more...

Written by press. Continue reading on timesonline.co,uk

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