Eastbourne and the south east coast boasts an excellent sunshine record along with many award winning beaches, pretty market towns and historic sights.
EASTBOURNE INTERNATIONAL AIR SHOW No need to go anywhere – this free event comes to you as the 2 mile flying display line takes place along the seafront. ‘Airbourne’ features the very best in military and civilian aviation display teams. You will have two free days to enjoy the flying displays and attractions on the ground.
BRIGHTON is a vibrant resort with a treasure trove of things to do and see, from the stunning Royal Pavilion, the Regency architecture to its famous pebble beach and pier.
RYE is one of the best-preserved medieval towns in England. There are many cobbled streets and narrow alleyways to explore and the famous haunt of notorious smugglers, the Mermaids Inn.
BATTLE a charming market town that took its name from the famous Battle of Hastings and today offers a diverse mix of attractions including the Abbey and “Yesterday’s World” museum.
PENSHURST PLACE & GARDENS This stately home is described as “the grandest and most perfectly preserved example of a fortified manor house in all England”. It was King Henry VIII hunting lodge and features opulent staterooms, a collection of family portraits, antique furniture and tapestries. Surrounding the house is over a mile of yew hedging which divides the Garden into a series of ‘rooms’, each with its own season of colour.