Medway is a vibrant, destination offering enlightening experiences with many stories to tell. It is a place steeped in history and rich in maritime heritage with Rochester's splendid castle and cathedral and, in Chatham, a prospective World Heritage Site.
The area is in north Kent, just 35 minutes by train from London and the same distance from the Channel ports.
If you are looking for a place to visit on a short break, you will be surprised how much there is on offer in Medway. Whether you are interested in exploring the places that Charles Dickens loved and wrote about; visiting heritage and family attractions or attending our popular festivals and events - you will find an area packed with excitement, variety and unique stories.
The 2013 visitor guide to Medway offers a wide variety of places to stay and things to see and do while visiting the area.
For further information or assistance with booking accommodation contact Medway Visitor Information Centre.