Kids will love Blackgang Chine and Carisbrooke Castle
However, he was imprisoned at Carisbrooke Castle
and later moved to Windsor Castle.
However, Saturday's earthquakein Wales was felt as far away as Carisbrooke Castle
on the Isle of Wight, over 200 km (125 miles) away.
Following a toss-up between Carisbrooke Castle
and Osborne House (english-heritage.
, Newport King Charles I was imprisoned here following the English Civil War, and famously got his head stuck in a window trying to escape.
For details visit botanic.co.uk Carisbrooke Castle
For details, visit botanic.co.uk Carisbrooke Castle
Visit Victorian Ventnor and its Botanic Garden, ride the steam railway, see the dramatic rocky Needles and the coloured sands of Alum Bay, the yachting town of Cowes and historic Carisbrooke Castle
and Osborne House, favourite haunt of Queen Victoria.
On the same theme, our kids loved Carisbrooke Castle
, which does a neat job of compressing around 1,000 years of history into one afternoon.
"Credit munch!" said one of them, promising two courses for pounds 3.95, near Carisbrooke Castle
, where they held Charles I just before he lost his head in Whitehall.
The English Heritage tourist film in Carisbrooke Castle
is a masterpiece in making history interesting.
The island's many attractions include traditional seaside resorts, beaches, gardens, Carisbrooke Castle
, a zoo and steam railway.