Ramsgate holiday cottages – Ramsgate holiday accommodation on Kent's East Coast
Ramsgate is an English coastal town in East Kent. Ramsgate has an extraordinary and rich history and forms one of the historic Cinque ports, along with four other towns, including Sandwich, which is very closeby and also worth a visit. The population of Ramsgate is just 40,00. Tourism is one of the main industries of the town and Ramsgate holiday cottages near the gorgeous coastline, are a popular choice. Ramsgate Main Sands is the most popular beach. The town began as a fishing Hamlet, but this industry has survived the test of time. Ramsgate therefore perfectly lends itself to sport fishing as a leisure activity, so if you're interested in that, Ramsgate holiday cottages are a good way of making the most of this opportunity.
Find Ramsgate holiday cottages and enjoy inspiring landscapes
Above and beyond simple Ramsgate holiday cottages, the town has some inspirational landscapes. Indeed, the great Post-impressionist and troubled genius Vincent Van Gogh moved to Ramsgate in April 1876 where he taught for a while. These were before his days as an artist per se, but the landscape is sure to have inspired him and his later work. This area seems to attract artists, and other genii. Charles Dickens was a regular visitor to the nearby town of Broadstairs. References to the nearby town Deal can also be founf in the work of the aforementioned, as well as in Jane Austen's Persuasion. This area of Kent is certainly inspiring. Aside from the regions lovely landscapes, there are many noteworthy attractions in Ramsgate itself. The Ramsgate Maritime Museum, as well as providing an interesting history and genuine artefacts, is an architectural gem in its own right. The Grange is a stunning work of architectural beauty, built in the 19th century, the building is in the Victorian Gothic style. The reconstructed Viking longship at Pegwell Bay has a fascinating history. Book Ramsgate holiday accommodation and find out more about this beautiful and fascinating town.