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Know Before You Go when you visit Norfolk

22 June 2021

Summer is here, your favourite attractions and places to go are reopening and you're desperate to blow away the cobwebs with fresh air and outdoor activities. But before you swap your quarantine couch for the coast, your patio for a safari park, or your dining table for socially distanced picnics, we recommend checking out our in-depth guide below around domestic travel so you’re in the know before you go.

See the world in Norfolk (sort of!)

22 June 2021

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…

Dippy the dinosaur’s visit to Norwich Cathedral - more details revealed

17 June 2021

As the countdown continues to Dippy the dinosaur’s visit to Norwich Cathedral this summer, more details are now being revealed for what visitors can expect from the exhibition.

100 BRILLIANT things to do at the Norfolk coast

15 June 2021

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.

50 things to do before you cry: 'Summer's over!'

15 June 2021

It won’t be long before the leaves start falling and the days get shorter. But wait… there’s so many things still to do while the sun’s shining in Norfolk! Take a look at our top 50 things to do before you cry: ‘Summer’s over!’ and make sure you wring out every last bit of fun…

East coast road trip

15 June 2021

From the Norfolk-Suffolk border at Hopton-on-Sea, with the exception of the harbour’s mouth between Gorleston-on-Sea and Great Yarmouth, there is an unbroken stretch of fabulous sandy beach all the way up to north Norfolk. Enjoy a relaxing road trip on the B1159 to Cromer.

History of Norfolk seaside holidays

15 June 2021

The seaside holiday is a great British tradition dating back to the 1700s and with such stunning coastline it is easy to understand why people have always loved to holiday in Norfolk by the sea. From beautiful stretches of soft golden sands to characteristic pebbled beaches, quaint beach huts lining the coastline to the buzz of activity at the family resorts, there is something for all ages to enjoy in Norfolk.

Favourite Royal Norfolk-based spots to explore

7 June 2021

Norfolk is a beautiful, quiet and rural part of Britain, much loved by the Queen, the late Prince Phillip, William and Kate, and other members of the British Royal Family. Generations have escaped to this picturesque corner of England to enjoy its wide sandy beaches, gorgeous open spaces, quaint villages, grand country houses and castles.

How to fit in as a local when you visit Norfolk

3 June 2021

You've come to Norfolk to get away from the stress and strain of everyday, routine life… and you're very welcome. But what's the etiquette when you're talking to the Good 'Ol Boys down the Parched Parrot? Let us help you… follow our guide and you'll soon have an ear of wheat sticking out of the side of your mouth and be 'oo-arring' with the best of them.

Enjoy the Broads with your four-legged friends

27 May 2021

Norfolk-based The Barking Bugle give us an insight into how to enjoy the Broads National Park with your four-legged friends.