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100 things to do down south

Three cheers for the beautiful south of England. Surfing beaches, clotted cream, the sunniest spot in the UK, and English sparkling wine… just a few of the things we love about the south of England. So, in our infinite appreciation of our beautiful UK, we decided to create a list. It’s a MUST DO list of special places, beautiful locations, scrummy food and family events that we hope to travel to.  Everything on the list can be found ‘down south’.

Curious Campers bucket list

wanting to buy clomid We live on the border of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, and South Yorkshire; three beautiful counties, in the centre of the UK. We’re in the perfect spot to venture far and wide and we spend a lot of weekends and holidays travelling in our caravan. The plan is to enjoy as many special days out as we can and tick these off our list.

Our list is far from complete. It’s in no particular order. It’s growing all the time.

There is so much to do down south… watch this space.

We’re on it!

100 things to do down south with kids


#Still to visit


1. Eden Project, St Austell Cornwall

2. Bodiam Castle, Bodiam

3. Peppa Pig World (Paultons Theme Park)

Visiting Peppa Pig World was an unforgettable family day out, read all about our day out – check it out.

4. Surfing at Fistral Beach, Newquay

5. Tower of London

6. Stevenage Steam Train

7. Corfe Castle

The stunning scenery of Corfe is breathtaking. Check out our week at the peaceful Corfe Camping & Caravanning Club site.

8. Sail to the Isle of White

9. Legoland, Windsor

10. Stonehenge (to see the sunrise), Wiltshire

11. The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

12. Science Museum, South Kensington London

13. Warner Bros Studio Tour, Hertfordshire

14. Natural History Museum, London

15. Tintagel Castle, Cornwall

16. Jurassic Coast, Devon & Cornwall

17. Monkey World

18. New Forest National Park

19.White Cliffs of Dover

20.Windsor Castle

21. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

22. Adventure Island, Southend-on-sea

23. Dover Castle

24. Winchester Cathedral

25. London Theatre trip (The Lion King or Matilda… we can’t decide)

26. Borough Market

27. Beachy Head

28. Tate Modern (Family Zone), London

29. Beastival

30.Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea, One Aldwych

31. Hampton Court Palace Maze

32. The Minack Theatre

33. Poldark Mine

34. Cornish Seal Sanctuary, Helston Cornwall

35. Perranporth Beach

A totally incredible beach. Majestic cliffs, incredible surf and a fabulous beach bar on the beach… we loved Perranporth!

36. TBC


Help us find the most special places down south

We’d love to hear your recommendations.

Tell us about the most special and unique places that the south has to offer. We’d love to hear from you.