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  • Best local beach huts to hire

    Oh we do like to be beside the seaside, particularly if we’re in a beautiful beach hut with lots of luxe extras! Here’s our pick of the best local huts which make a day at the coast a breeze.

  • Our insider guide to Southend & Leigh-on-Sea

    Oh we do like to be beside the seaside! Fancy visiting the UK's newest city this spring? Don't miss Muddy's insider guide to this picturesque stretch of Essex coast.

  • Let’s take a day trip to Chelmsford!

    Looking for a top-notch day trip just outside of London? Discover 12 of the best things to do in Chelmsford in our carefully-curated Muddy guide. You’re welcome…

  • 6 spectacular snowdrop walks in Essex

    Nature is rolling out the white carpet! Wrap up warm and head outside to discover the best lovely and local snowdrop-spotting places in Essex.

  • New Year's Day walks

    8 amazing coastal walks across the county

    Fancy stretching your legs and filling your lungs with fresh sea air? Then stroll on over to Muddy’s definitive guide to the best coastal walks across Essex.

  • 15 Essex days out to enjoy in January

    Spoiler: January doesn’t need to be bleak – especially when there’s so many great days out on your doorstep! Whether you’re a foodie seeking tasty local fare or a family looking for a fun afternoon activity to hit, we’ve put together 15 of the best things to do in Essex to kick-start your year in style…

  • What’s on: welcome to your December-diary must dos!

    Yep, it’s officially the season to eat, drink and be merry – but what else should you be cramming into your social calendar right now? Here are 20 of the best events in Essex to book now!

  • winter walks in Essex

    Winter walks in Essex that are worthy of a pub-lunch refuel

    Love a countryside hack and post-ramble pub lunch? Us too. Step forward our pick of the most picturesque winter walks in Essex – and nearby soul-warming watering holes – that promise a hearty foodie hit for the hardiest of hot steppers this season

  • It’s September! So what’s on in Essex this month?

    It's back to school for the kiddos, but the fun never stops for us grown-ups. Don't miss the brand-new festivals, outdoor art installations, music events, and more on in Essex this month.

  • 16 must-visit attractions in Essex

    From the big-beast tourist destinations we all know and love, to our insider cool alternatives, read on for our pick of 16 unmissable attractions in the county

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