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Botany Bay, Kent This is the most northerly of Broadstairss beaches, and perhaps the prettiest – a 660ft curve of sand backed by white cliffs, with chalk stacks, rock pools and safe swimming. At low tide you can walk to Joss Bay, Kents best surf beach.

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Kingsgate Castle in Broadstairs, Kent, England was built for Lord Holland, 1st Baron Holland, in the 1760s. The castle has now been converted into apartments, what a view!

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Broadstairs, Stone Bay, Kent, a coastal town seaside resort on the Isle of Thanet, East Kent, England, about 80 miles (130 km) east of London. It is part of the civil parish of Broadstairs & St Peter's. Situated between Margate & Ramsgate, Broadstairs is known as the "Jewel in Thanet's crown" with crest motto of Stella Maris, "Star of the Sea", the Capt & I were here with his brother May, 2013..

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Margate. That formerly uncool seaside resort in north-west Kent, has had quite the revamp. It is part of Thanet, which also includes the seaside towns of Ramsgate and Broadstairs, and was recently mentioned in Frommers must-see destinations for 2011. Margate is packed with quirky cafes and vintage shops, and it's also home to the new Turner Contemporary gallery.

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The Shell Grotto in Margate, Kent, England. An underground labyrinth of mosaics created from millions of seashells, discovered in 1835. The origin of the grotto is unknown. #WorldBeautifulPlaces #Seashells

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In 1835, young Joshua Newlove fell down a hole and inadvertently discovered Margate’s Shell Grotto. Seventy feet of underground tunnels lead to a chamber decorated with arcane symbols made entirely from sea shells. And the purpose of a cave studded with over four million shells mosaicked into phalluses, stars and flowers? Nobody really knows.

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