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Clacton Pier Halloween Festival Month

Clacton Pier Halloween Festival Month Are you looking for something fun and great value for money for you and your family? Well look no further than Clacton Pier Halloween Night who are offering their Halloween Festival every weekend in October and all half term holiday! Offering creepy crafty workshops, ghoulish ghost stories and a exciting Halloween  Continue Reading »

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Things To Do In Essex

Families, couples, urbanites and outdoors types will never be short of things to do in Essex, whether visiting for a long weekend, or an extended holiday. Below are just a few highlights this diverse county has to offer. If you are looking for a specific thing to see or do just jump straight into the category of your choice! Maybe your looking for a service in Essex such as a plumber, we have that too just check out our services category here on Things To Do In Essex. Whether it is the thrill of fairground rides and theme parks that fills your family with joy, adrenaline fuelled sports activities, or you prefer time together getting closer to nature, there are loads of things to do in Essex come rain or shine. Fancy having some family fun for free? Essex has 350 miles of coastline to discover! That is the longest coastline of any English county! Check out our 'Days Out' page to find some great things to do in Essex. If you're looking for fun family days out in Essex then you have come to the right place. Essex is awash with indulgent spas, leisure centres, and of course independent beauty salons, many of which are surrounded by the stunning scenery Essex is famed for. Whether you want to spend a day at a spa, a weekend at a health retreat, or you are looking for someone who can make you feel gorgeous for your wedding – Essex is definitely the place to be! If you were born to shop, then you won’t be short of places to indulge in your favourite pastime in Essex. Chelmsford is an award-winning location for a spot of retail therapy, with big High Street stores and independent boutiques side by side.  Essex also has a wealth of dedicated shopping centres and retail outlets to discover too. If your family don’t fancy joining your shopping spree – you can always let them explore the inclusive leisure complexes Essex retail centres have to offer so you can peruse in peace! Check out our shopping category!

Shopping In Essex

Essex is well known for their huge Shopping Centres and Markets – you name it, they have it! The variety offered to you is endless, from Specialty Shops and Hidden Boutiques to Unique one off stores, Major stores and not to mention TOWIE stars own nine of their own shops among Essex too! Your shopping experience here will keep you occupied and spoil you for sure, whether you’re looking for a day out with the kids, with your partner or a friend, Essex shopping won’t fail to satisfy and provide you with everything you’re looking and hoping for. Essex also has many Estate Agents, Accommodation and beautiful Hotels, to help your exciting visit last even longer!

About Essex

Essex is known for it’s gorgeous countryside, stunning stretches of coast and sites of historical interest. The county is also blessed with picturesque market towns, and we mustn’t forget the many vibrant urban centres packed with pubs, clubs, restaurants and shopping! Essex is also one of the most connected counties in the UK, with easy access for many visitors via the M25, Stansted Airport and mainline train services. Essex is literally brimming with historical artifacts, buildings and sites of interest! It is home to Colchester, the oldest recorded town in Britain, and there are archaeological sites, castles and stately homes that span centuries of human activity in the area. Romans, Saxons, and Normans have all settled here, and their stories are yours to discover in plenty of fun days out. So what are you waiting for? There are just so many Things To Do In Essex!

Eating Out Or In Within Essex

While Essex may be known for its pub and club scene, it is the amazing wining and dining that really gets visitors excited. Just about every cuisine you can imagine is available throughout the county to eat in at restaurants, or to take out while staying in your holiday accommodation. If you're looking for a great place to get some amazing food then check out our 'Eating Out' category. There are endless amounts of restaurants in Essex with all different types of cuisine such as Indian food, Chinese food, Turkish food, American food etc. You name it, Essex has got it! The amazing thing about today's world is the fact that in Essex, you can almost match the diversity of food in the restaurants here as the food that takeaways can deliver to your house. So many options that you can choose from and get delivered to the comfort of your own home. That's why you should choose Things To Do In Essex to help you decide where your going to be eating out or in.