Sussex is an increasingly fashionable destination. In particular, Camber Sands, fuelled by fashion shoots, music festivals and the raw ingredients that always made it a family favourite: seven magnificent miles of sand and mountainous dunes.
Meanwhile, West Wittering, a Blue Flag winner, is one of Britain's best all-round beaches with excellent swimming. Another great coastal spot is Climping, a remote, wild and unspoilt haven.
Then there’s the South Downs Way – a 100-mile footpath, taking in spectacular coastal scenery from Ditchling Beacon to Beachy Head and Seven Sisters.
Bodiam Castle has all the makings of a fairy-tale fortress, a 14th century stronghold with towers, battlements and a moat. With a year round programme of events and activities its great place for the whole family.
Finally, Rye is often dubbed England's prettiest town for its half-timbered inns, cobbled streets and Norman, Tudor and Georgian buildings.