Located just about 31 miles away from central London is the beautiful historic town of Royal Tunbridge Wells. More popularly known as Tunbridge Wells, this spa town can be considered as one of the best getaways in Britain. Located in the glorious countryside of West Kent, this little town boasts of beautiful gardens, castles and other such tourist spots. The Millennium Clock in the town center and The Pantiles - the walking street which is a shopper's paradise are perhaps the most popular tourist destinations here.
One of the best ways to discover the history of this 400 years old town is to take a guided walking tour. The walking tour guides have all the information that you would want to know about the history of this beautiful town and its architecture. The tour guides are all qualified blue badge guides (accredited by the tourist board). The walking tours cover the Pantiles and will take you through the historic heart of the town.
Tunbridge Wells, Kent is the preferred base for all those who are visiting London for the Olympics 2012. Just about an hour's train journey from London, you will make your Olympics holiday an even memorable experience with planning your stay here in Kent. There are several great offers too that will make your visit an even more value for money. Currently, you get 20.12% off on your accommodation as a special offer to celebrate the Olympics 2012. (more...)