Cowden is a great place to base yourself in Kent as some of the city’s star attractions are close. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Hever Castle and Gardens and the much-loved Chartwell. Also, well worth the effort are Chiddingstone Castle and the Penshurst Place and Gardens.
If you are looking for great family fun, head to the children’s attractions. Take photos, walk past the many exhibits and discover animal biodiversity at Godstone Farm in Godstone.
If you love nature and wildlife, go and check out some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. The nature havens such as Ashdown Forest in Forest Row, allow visitors to see the birds, trees and plants that exist in the region.
One of the nicest ways to get some exercise and fresh air is to hit the fairways at the area’s challenging golf courses such as the Tunbridge Wells Golf Club in Royal Tunbridge Wells.
Spend an evening with fellow sports fans at Broadfield Stadium, Crawley, cheering on the popular Crawley Town FC. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear red and white, the colors of the Crawley Town FC.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Take your pick from the Copthorne Hotel Effingham Gatwick, Crawley, the Lingfield Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club, or the Felbridge Hotel and Spa, East Grinstead.