Need a vacation in a small, but busy town? Then Ramsgate is a perfect choice! The town is small but filled with activities and sights that will keep you busy all day, every day. If you are looking for a calm and relaxing getaway, Ramsgate will accommodate you and ensure your experience is everything you want it to be.
Stomach grumbles arrived? Do not fret, there are restaurants to take care of your every need, especially the popular Waffle House. The Waffle House has been in operation for over 20 years and has the most experience in making the perfect waffle! Visitors can choose between savoury and sweet Belgian waffles, and an array of mouth-watering toppings to go with it! The Waffle House is one of the busiest restaurants on the South Coast, and for good reason. If you are watching your waistline, the restaurant has you covered, with sugar-free waffle bases as well as gluten and dairy-free options. Take a scenic stroll through the Tanglewood Reserve that leads off from the restaurant’s wooden bridge and observe different bird species too!
Any Wild West enthusiasts? Or wannabe cowboys and cowgirls? Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum is a must-see and a must-experience sight and activity all in one! The saloon and museum are decorated and filled with all things Wild West and visitors will feel as if they have been sent back in time to the days of the American Old West. The saloon is a family-friendly Wild Western-style bar, with scrumptious meals and refreshing drinks. One of the bar’s best patrons is Huckleberry the donkey. He is famous for eating carrots and drinking coke straight out of the can! Visitors enjoy interreacting with Huckleberry and the kids love him. The museum sits just next to the bar and is filled with memorabilia from that period. Learn about the infamous criminals of that time, Billy the Kid, Frank, and Jesse James. It is perfect for an educational activity. Enjoy live entertainment every weekend to get you into the cowboy spirit!
For a more relaxing outing, take a trip to the Ramsgate Whale Watching deck, and do not forget your camera! You will want to capture the moments of witnessing whales pass by. The mating and migration seasons are the best times to catch sightings of whales from the deck. If you are lucky, you may even catch a glimpse of dolphins! The South Coast is popular for its regular dolphin sightings throughout the year. Many visitors come from all around the country to have this special, memorable experience. Everybody should experience a whale or dolphin sighting at least once in their life. It is full of surprises and fun for everyone!
Ramsgate is a popular holiday destination and for good reason, make your holiday a fun-filled, adventurous one, visit this South Coast gem!