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Shop & Eat Local on the Isle of Wight

By |2019-11-12T09:15:54+00:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|

Vectis Holiday Homes proudly boast full apartments, giving you the true home from home experience. Naturally with this our apartments also provide full kitchen facilities, meaning budding chefs and home-cooks can still make all their favourite dishes but with an Isle of Wight twist.  When on the Isle of Wight, you’re never far from a producer [...]

Enjoy a Be-Witching Halloween on the Isle of Wight…

By |2019-10-15T16:29:13+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , |

You’ve heard the legends, now discover the truly frightening through to fiendish fun, there really is something for the whole family this Halloween on the Isle of Wight. Whether you're looking for the blood-curdling thrills of live horror mazes sure to make you jump out of your skin, or just some pumpkin patch arts and crafts [...]

As the sun sets, its getting brighter…

By |2019-10-04T17:24:27+00:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|

The evenings and days are getting colder, stormy seas are on the horizon and a frosty chill is in the morning air.  You could be forgiven thinking the Isle of Wight is a ‘bucket and spade’ tourist destination, but alas… there is more to this small UK Island than one may first expect. As dusk falls [...]

Isle of Wight at the centre of the world…

By |2019-09-27T18:51:38+00:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

As today marks World Tourism Day, it's the perfect opportunity to highlight all the best that the Isle of Wight has to offer. World Tourism Day – which this year sees the centre of its celebrations happening in India – is designed to highlight tourism’s role in local communities and the importance of sustainable and ethical [...]

Going car-free on the Isle of Wight

By |2019-09-20T15:42:36+00:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , |

The Isle of Wight is the perfect place to visit if you are without a car, with easy train links from London, Brighton, Bristol and other major cities. Once you’re on the Island take advantage of our fantastic bus service, and take the time to appreciate the miles of unspoilt natural beauty the Island has to [...]

Best places to eat this Autumn on the Isle of Wight

By |2019-09-11T09:55:56+00:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|

Can you feel it? The turning of the leaves on the trees, crisp mornings, mist in the air, and you can certainly smell it wafting from the kitchen’s across the Island - autumn is here and is the perfect time to embrace comfort food! Throughout the year the Isle of Wight is a haven for foodies [...]

Explore the cultural side of the Island

By |2019-08-29T09:36:16+00:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|

Looking for a cultural escape this autumn? You may not have thought it, but the Isle of Wight is home to a wealth of artistic and historical treasures to discover year-round. This Autumn on the Island sees a variety of cultural events, from historical Roman treasures through to the adventures of rock heroes. Running until the [...]

Carnival Island!

By |2019-08-22T17:58:08+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , |

Home to world-famous music festivals, through to internationally renowned sailing regattas, the Isle of Wight has a wealth of events sure to appeal to every taste. Although headline acts such as The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, and Elton John have graced the Island with their presence, it's sometimes easy to forget some of the more traditional [...]

Discover the best of Cowes Week 2019

By |2019-08-07T16:08:48+00:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|

Cowes Week, one of the worlds biggest sailing regattas and celebration of all thing on the water is just around the corner!  One of the UK's longest-running and most successful sporting events, it has been held in early August every year since 1826, with the only exception during the first and second world wars. Cowes week [...]