East of England

Blickling lake in winter

Whether you live here or are just visiting, the East of England has plenty of places to explore, time and time again.

Snowdrops House

Top spots for snowdrops in the East of England 

A cheerful sight on a woodland walk, riverside ramble or garden stroll, snowdrops are a welcome sign that spring will soon be on its way. We’ve chosen some of the best places to see them in the East of England.

Wicken Fen - Mist on Sedge Fen

Top 10 winter walks in the East of England 

Some of our houses may be resting for conservation reasons in winter, but there are miles of outdoor spaces to explore on foot. Many have a hot drink and a slice of cake waiting for you at the end.

Autumn Children Hoe Fen

February half-term in the East of England 

Whatever the weather, there's plenty of family fun on offer during February half-term. From outdoor adventures to indoor crafts, we're got some great ideas of where to take your little ones.

Places to visit on your doorstep

Make the most of winter

Wild Orford Ness

Top tips for photographing landscapes 

We asked award-winning photographer from Suffolk, Justin Minns, for his top tips on how to go about capturing the beauty of our landscape this winter.

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Support the coast in the East of England 

From the exposed saltmarsh teeming with birdlife, brooding beneath endless skies; to the tiny harbours with stacks of lobster pots and brightly coloured boats strewn in the mud at low tide. We are a nation in love with our coastline, but it's thanks to your support that we can continue to care for it.