Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town in the county of Dorset and it's location on the south coast of England has made it a popular destination for tourists for many years. With some of the UK's best temperatures and warmest waters on offer Bournemouth holidays can feel a lot like a Mediterranean break, which only increases it's appeal! There is certainly no shortage of things to do in Bournemouth, with seven miles of award winning golden sandy beaches and sparkling sea, the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Bournemouth has it all. There's more than enough water sports to choose from at Bournemouth beach and during the summer the water is just warm enough to enjoy an early morning swim or take in some surf or body boarding lessons. Water too chilly for you? Then an early morning Yoga session on the beach might be more your thing? Seriously, a visit to Bournemouth this year and you'll be hooked!
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Bournemouth has a vast variety of shops, restaurants and holiday accommodation, buzzing nightlife, award winning gardens and endless attractions, activities and events to suit all tastes and budgets. You could try the popular Pier to Pier walk, starting at either Bournemouth or Boscombe Pier and finishing at the other. Take time to enjoy the scenic stroll along the promenade taking in the stunning views across the bay, framed by the Isle of Wight on one side and the Purbeck hills on the other. Treat family and friends to coffee, cake or ice-cream at one of the many cafes, restaurants or hotels on route. If all of this walking around is starting to make you feel a bit tired then the open top sight seeing bus will be the perfect solution. Anyway, get stuck in and put together one of the best DIY Bournemouth holidays in history!