Ryde, Isle of Wight
With six miles of safe, sandy beaches and the high speed catamaran link from the end of Britain's 2nd longest pier you'll find plenty of the usual seaside amusements here.
A stroll along the esplanade will get you close to ten-pin bowling, an indoor ice rink, and a swimming pool. Ryde also has a boating lake and other sports and leisure facilities.
Ryde also has a traditional seaside pier.
Ryde's Featured Attractions
The railway passes through 5 1/2 miles of unspoiled countryside, recapturing the days of the branch line railway
40-minute water, light and music show presented in the dedicated AquaTheatre, with dancing water spouts, synchronised with a wide variety of music