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The town of Folkestone

Located in Kent, and on the South East coast, Folkestone is a resort town with sandy beaches, colourful gardens and charming people (pop. approx. 50,000). Elegance and tradition, wide leafy avenues and cinnamon brick buildings; period architecture, Georgian stone columns.

Cobbled old High Street, working harbour, a wide sweeping promenade with outstanding views; bandstand set amongst breathtaking flower arrangements hosting regular outdoor concerts; a fine selection of restaurants, cafes, bistros, pubs, and old taverns. Windsurfing, sailing, fishing, and cycling. Sports centre, swimming pool, bowling, and golf.

From London - 1 hour 19 mins

Gatwick - 1 hour 30 mins. Heathrow - 1 hour 50 mins

France - 35 mins

Canterbury - 30 mins

Dover - 15 mins

Eurotunnel - 5 mins

By Rail - There is a direct rail link running to and from London Victoria and London Charing Cross stations