Here are the Reasons Why You Should Visit Jersey

 

One of the finest things you can do is travel. It broadens your horizons and makes you aware of other cultures and their traditions. Frequently, when we find time, we contemplate where we could go and whether we have enough money and time to go to that place.

The most common traveling options are usually too expensive, and sometimes we leave those places disappointed because they didn’t live up to our expectations. Jersey is a place not too many people know about, but it can offer something for everyone, never mind if you look for adventure or just having fun.

Things to do in Jersey
Things to do in Jersey

 

A Place For Everyone

Imagine a smaller island than Greater London that offers a variety of reasons to come every day of the year. An island with rugged beauty and stunning coastline vistas, as well as a uniquely British charm, a strong Gallic influence, and rich history. An island that is a haven for sports fans, foodies, cavern-explorers, history aficionados, and those looking for a little off-the-beaten-path adventure. Simply said, there is no poor time to visit Jersey.

Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands between England and France, maybe small in size (nowhere on the island is more than 10 minutes from the beach), but it certainly packs a punch.

Activities

Beautiful climbs, cultural events, stunning beaches, and scrumptious local goods are just a few of the things to see and do in Jersey. It is, without a doubt, the ultimate island retreat. Outdoor activities abound in Jersey for anyone looking to get some exercise.

Why not arrange a luxury spa retreat in Jersey if you’d rather take a break from your everyday routine? Jersey also boasts several award-winning sights- some of the best things to do in Jersey are to visit the beautiful castles, stirring battle tunnels, fascinating wildlife, and thrilling adventure parks. Take a walkout to Elizabeth Castle, which is surrounded by water; during low tide, you may walk out to it along the causeway. Pay a visit to the Jersey Opera House, which was erected in 1895 and is now one of the island’s most famous structures.

 

Memorable Experience

 

  • Take a sunset walk around the harbor – This is the most tranquil place for an evening stroll with a beautiful backdrop.
  • Dine in the Central Market, which opened in 1882 and features colorful fruit and flower vendors as well as noteworthy architecture.
  • Maritime Museum – Located in St Helier’s ancient harbor, the Maritime Museum is dedicated to seafaring, navigation, and the elements.
  • The Georgian House Museum, 16 New Street – Walking into 16 New Street is like stepping back in time and experiencing life in Regency Jersey.
  • Ride the Merton Hotel’s FlowRiderTM – Surfing is one of the world’s fastest-growing sports. ‘Riding a wave’ gives the ultimate adrenaline thrill for many people
  • Be enthralled by the Jersey Museum and Art Gallery – This fascinating museum chronicles Jersey’s history beginning 250,000 years ago with the arrival of the first people and continuing through the ages.
  • Have a BBQ in La Braye – This is the ideal spot for family BBQs with a beautiful sunset backdrop.
  • Cycle to the Corbiere Lighthouse – Enjoy a beautiful ride to the stunning Corbiere Lighthouse. On the way, pick up some Jersey dairy ice cream!
  • Explore the caverns and rock pools in Plemont Bay – On the beautiful northern shore, explore the caves and rock pools. Enjoy lunch with a view at the excellently placed café on the cliff top, which is recovered during low tide.
  • Unearth Bunker Yoga – The facility, which is housed in a repurposed WW2 German bunker, is a place to enjoy and explore the natural world via surfing, yoga, and simple, nutritious food.
  • Spend a day at the races in Jersey – A day at the races is wonderful fun for the whole family, and at Les Landes racecourse, you can be sure of a memorable day.
  • Take the family to Les Mielles Funzone – There’s something for everyone at Les Mielles Fun Zone, with a variety of activities appropriate for all ages.
  • Enjoy an award-winning lunch at the Atlantic Hotel’s Ocean Restaurant – This amazing dining experience is delivered by the superb quality cuisine at the Atlantic Hotel’s award-winning Ocean Restaurant.
  • Spend a day at the Channel Islands Military Museum – For those interested in the history of our recent past, the Channel Islands Military Museum is a time capsule.
  • Have pizza at Portelet, which is known for its white beaches and turquoise sea. Right on the sand is a recently refurbished pizza restaurant.
  • Have a picnic at Beauport Beach – Bring a basket full of snacks and a blanket and relax on one of Jersey’s most stunning beaches.
  • Try water sports at St. Brelade’s Bay, such as riding a banana boat, pier jumping, or paddleboarding. All of your favorite water sports may be found in St Brelade’s Bay.
Best Things to do in Jersey
Best Things to do in Jersey

Heritage

Why not experience the island through various eyes while staying in a sufficiently distinctive spot if you’re visiting an island with a distinct personality? Heritage sites such as a cliff-side radio tower, a 1930s-style boat-shaped beach cottage, or a medieval fort? Making one of these unique venues your base for your stay will give a new dimension to your island adventure.

Jersey’s secrets are revealed in a variety of ways. Take a road trip in a VW Camper and you’ll see its world-famous cows (don’t forget to taste some local ice cream) while driving along its ecologically friendly 15mph Green Lanes, which are filled with French road names. Neolithic remains, enthralling castles, and defenses all await exploration.

Another reason to visit is the island’s occupation – and ultimate liberation – during World War II. After dark, you may take a tour of the bunkers and tunnels to learn how the island became a stronghold. While being there you can blog, some bloggers do a  31-day blog challenge, where they blog their whole trip.

 

If you end up choosing to go to this beautiful place, you will not regret it most likely. You can enjoy yourself at the beach or just by visiting the countless attractions this place has to offer. Be the among the first from your friend circle to visit this gorgeous place, and then you could talk about the lovely time you had with them.

by Vlaicu Sorin

Traveler, trying to be a photography, hostel lover , backpacker, beer hunter. In search for the perfect place.