Jaw-dropping Dorset sprawls across southern England’s Jurassic Coast, an endless stretch of secluded bays and dramatic limestone cliffs, where mesmerizing dinosaur fossils have been discovered in abundance. There’s a stretch of coast to suit every kind of holidaymaker, from bustling Bournemouth with its lively seafront to the scuba diving haven of Chesil Cove. 

The county is dotted with cosy traditional pubs, where you can sip full-bodied local ales alongside friendly regulars. No Dorset trip is complete without a traditional afternoon tea – help yourself to freshly-baked scones smothered with thick clotted cream and enter a state of self-indulgent bliss.

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  • 10 Best Places to Go Shopping in Bournemouth

    Bournemouth's shops attract droves of visitors to England’s south coast throughout the year. Although the town’s beloved beaches and outdoor experiences remain at the top of every traveller's to-do list, Bournemouth also offers exceptional places to shop that heighten any visit. Featuring sprawling department stores, laid-back shopping streets and pop-up boutiques, there’s no shortage of shopping destinations that appeal to every...

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  • 10 Best Things to Do After Dinner in Bournemouth

    Bournemouth has many exceptional restaurants for a family dinner or romantic couple’s night, but what can you do to top off the evening? Fortunately, the city has an abundance of post-sunset activities to ensure the fun doesn’t stop.  Whether you want a few laughs at a comedy club, a swanky night at a club, or a thrilling virtual-reality adventure with aliens...

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