Category Archives: Kent

Brock Hill Country Park – Kent

Sandling Road Saltwood CT21 4HL tel:01303 266327 Opening times: 9am to dusk or 9pm. Whichever is earlier. Brock Hill Country Park not far from Hythe in Kent, is one of my favourite picnic places. Situated within a valley, once the … Continue reading

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Wye in Kent: On top of the Hill

One of my favourite Picnic spots near Ashford, in Kent, is the vast green area at the top of the hills in the village of Wye. Beside the village being picturesque with ancient houses and a beautiful church and garden, … Continue reading

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Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Address: Biddenden Road, Sissinghurst, TN17 2AB Tel: +44 (0)1580 710701 The 20th century creation of two English aristocrats, Harold Nicolson and Vita Sackville-West, set in the remains of a large Elizabethan house amidst the unspoilt Weald countryside. A late afternoon … Continue reading

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Leeds Castle

Address:  Maidstone, ME17 1PL Tel: +44 (0)1622 765400 Web: www.leeds-castle.com Set in 500 acres of beautiful parkland, Leeds Castle is full of discovery. A blend of heritage, wonderful grounds and conservation awaits every visitor to this all year round attraction. Leeds Castle’s … Continue reading

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