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Post-lockdown breakout: The escape planning starts here…

26 May 2020

You might be a little stir crazy on your Quarantine Couch. You might even be thinking of a digging a tunnel called, maybe, Tom, Dick or Harry. But there’s no Great Escape just yet. However, if you want to cheer yourself up and give yourself something to look forward to, there’s plenty of time to start planning for the pock-lockdown breakout. Our beautiful beaches, stunning coast and countryside will still be here waiting for you when this is all over.

21 great sights of Norfolk!

21 May 2020

Norfolk has some stunning scenery, both at the coast and in the countryside. Visit Cromer, Great Yarmouth and Hunstanton. See stately homes at Holkham, Houghton, Sandringham, Blickling, Felbrigg and Oxburgh. In no particular order, here's our top 21 must-see great sights in Norfolk. A week won't be enough to see them all!

Don't keep taking the tablets... digital-free Norfolk

21 May 2020

With the world and his wife and their children constantly fixated by their smart phone, tablets and other digital devices, wouldn’t it be nice to get offline for a while? It used to be that the internet was an escape from the real world, now the real world is increasingly an escape from the internet! And where better to get away from it all than Norfolk, with stunning countryside, more than 90 miles of coast and the unique Norfolk Broads…

Head outdoors in Norfolk

21 May 2020

The days are warmer and longer - now is the perfect time to head outdoors to have fun. From splashing around in the sea and making sandcastles on our beautiful beaches to discovering wildlife and nature in the Broads and Brecks,or being a flaneur in Norwich, you’ll never be short of exciting adventures.

Seven Natural Wonders of Norfolk

21 May 2020

The best-protected chalk river in Europe, the highest point in East Anglia, the longest chalk reef in the world, the largest seal colony in England, the last land link between the UK and the Continent, one of the first industrial centres in Europe and the warmest, driest area in the country... these are the seven natural wonders of Norfolk.

The best Norfolk beaches for dogs

21 May 2020

Dogs and responsible owners are welcome on many Norfolk beaches year-round. In fact, on these beaches you’ll look positively under-dressed if you don’t have a canine friend! Check time tides as well, because many of these beaches are best at low tide.

Your essential Visit Norfolk Bucket (and Spade) List

21 May 2020

We’ve all got our bucket lists, haven’t we? That list of things to do and achieve before we kick the… well, you get the picture. As Norfolk has such a huge wealth of unique experiences we’ve created our very own Visit Norfolk Bucket (and Spade) List… things to do before you lie, on the beach. And all eminently Instagrammable.

100 BRILLIANT things to do at the Norfolk coast

20 May 2020

You’re coming to the Norfolk coast and you haven’t done your research yet. Don’t despair. Let the Visit Norfolk team take you through all the best things to do while you’re here, so you don’t waste a moment. We’ve got spectacular beaches, wonderful walking and wildlife, iconic attractions and much, much more.

On The Great Pingo Trail

20 May 2020

Get your Indiana Jones hat on and get out on The Great Eastern Pingo Trail. It's a gentle 8 miles (12.9km) of tracks and trails exploring the eastern edge of the Brecks.

See the world in Norfolk (sort of!)

20 May 2020

To misquote Samuel Johnson, when a man is tired of Norfolk, he is tired of life… ‘for there is in Norfolk all that life can afford’. In fact, rather than gallivanting around the world, why not come to Norfolk to see our equivalent of the great sights. We’re less than two hours from London…