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Self-Guided walking holidays – What are they then?

Essentially we offer two kinds of walking holiday Guided and Self-Guided Walking Holidays. Both types are pretty self-explanatory, but we thought it would be worth discussing what each actually means when you are on a Footscape walking holiday. Self-Guided Walking...

August / September is the season of Dorset’s great country fairs

Dorset is a county which is truly blessed with great produce and every summer the county hosts a series of food events which showcase the best of our food and drink. Great Dorset Chilli Festival The Month of August began with a relative newcomer to the summer fairs,...

Coastal erosion along the Jurassic Coast

The Jurassic Coast is a beautiful, varied and iconic stretch of coastline and one which is constantly changing. The force of the sea has created stacks, arches and beautifully shaped horseshoe bays. This same power, often combined with heavy rain, frost, ice and...

Top 5 things to go to this summer in Dorset

    There are many great things which you can go to this summer in Dorset, it all depends on individual taste. There is a everything from high cuisine to a festival of tanks. This is my top 5 for you to consider. Tankfest 24th-25th June The world's biggest and best...

Dorset- a source of creative inspiration. Writers inspired by Dorset

As the sun sets for the last time over the cliffs of TV’s Broadchurch, (West Bay) a programme written by its creator, Chris Chibnall  as a ’love letter to the scenery of the Jurassic Coast’  it is as good a time as any to reflect on how the county  has inspired other...