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Escape The Everyday around Unexplored England

You can Escape The Everyday in stunning destinations across the East of England.

We’ve got over 150 miles of beautiful coast, the UK’s only man-made National Park, the world centre of horseracing, the best-known university city in the world, England’s best-preserved medieval city, the East coast’s top seaside resort, unique Brecks, Wool Towns and much, much more.

And you can enjoy fabulous Escape The Everyday experiences in them all. Discover more…

Broads National Park

125 miles of navigable, lock-free waterways to immerse yourself in nature and wildlife

Broads canoe


The worldwide home of horseracing – see the horses on the Gallops and visit superb museums

Newmarket Gallops

North Norfolk

A stunning stretch of coast that includes seaside Cromer, boat trips to see the seals, and Holkham, regularly voted the best beach in Britain

Family cycling on Quiet Lanes at Kelling Heath, north Norfolk

The Suffolk Coast

An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty that includes seaside Southwold and Aldeburgh and amazing birdlife at RSPB Minsmere

The Aldeburgh Scallop, Maggi Hambling's sculpture on the beach

Bury St Edmunds

Historic capital of East Anglia, visit the Abbey ruins, lose yourself in medieval streets and discover Georgian market squares

Abbey ruins, Bury SE

Norwich – The Country in the City

Escape The Everyday in Norwich. A green city full of unexpected places to enjoy urban activities and the countryside. Yes, you can have the best of both worlds! Norwich is the only city in the country within a national park which brings a host of delightful experiences for all ages. And for summer 2021? Plenty of great outdoor events, shopping, food, drink and things to do.

Plantation Gardens, Norwich

Brecks and Thetford Forest

A huge lowland forest with its own warm microclimate where you can cycle, walk – or hit the heights.

Great Yarmouth

The East coast’s premier seaside resort has lots of space to explore on its 15 miles of beaches.

Great Yarmouth Golden Mile


When you visit the Heart of Suffolk you can take a step into a different pace of life… 

King’s Lynn and West Norfolk

Maritime history, home of the Royal Family, seaside Hunstanton and fabulous birdwatching.

King's Lynn