Photo story: the windmills, waterways and wild beaches of the north Norfolk coast

Tracing a golden thread against the North Sea, the salty shores of north Norfolk are an undisputed highlight of the English coastline. 

What to do on the Norfolk Broads

This green, serene network of man-made lakes and rivers — a watery web across the UK’s most easterly tip — is a boon for wildlife-lovers and have-a-go sailors, a place to go off-grid and get lost under wide, open skies.

What to do on the north Norfolk coast

With miles of wild, windswept coastline, seaside towns and fine local fare, the north Norfolk coast has rural, rugged charm in abundance. We look at the unmissable highlights, from hiking the Norfolk Coast Path to sailing on the salt marshes.

Eat: Norfolk

From glamping in an abundant orchard to foraging for samphire to accompany a freshly caught fish, North Norfolk offers gourmet experiences at almost every turn

Stay at home: North Norfolk

Ticked the Broads off your list? Head to Norfolk's north coast for charm, character, charisma and crabbing.

Family travel: Norfolk Broads

Messing about on the river (or the Norfolk Broads) proves to be child's play — an easy peasy active family break.

Norfolk: Lotus Driving Academy

Climbing out of the Lotus Exige S, a two-door, two-seat sports car, I feel queasy. Sweet tea, an otherwise empty stomach and a 140mph drive round a racing track has done interesting things to my insides.

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