From sweeping beaches to medieval forests, country pubs to seaside hotels, The Rough Guide to Dorset, Hampshire & the Isle of Wight is the ultimate guide to this stunning part of England. Our expert authors show you all the region´s highlights and let you in on the secret spots locals love, with the fully updated listings shown on clear, full-colour maps. Alongside this you´ll find gorgeous photography, fascinating historical background and vital practical information - everything from how to get around on public transport to when the best festivals are held. Discover the region´s Jurassic geology, prehistoric sites, chocolate-box villages and literary landmarks, all in Rough Guides´ trademark tell-it-like-it-is style. Whether you´re interested in historic manors or wildlife walks, coastal cycle rides or farm-fresh food, The Rough Guide to Dorset, Hampshire & the Isle of Wight will help you make the most of your time in this beautiful region.