About 1722, the owners of ships passing certain dangerous “Rocks called the Casketts” off Alderney in the Channel Islands, applied to Thomas Le Cocq, the proprietor of the Rocks, to Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Guernsey
Heading to Guernsey and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Guernsey coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Guernsey day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Guernsey activity.
Fort Hommet is a fortification on Vazon Bay headland, built on the site of fortifications that date back to 1680, and consists of a Martello tower from 1804, later additions Read more [...]
Like the Venus Pool on Little Sark, the Adonis Pool is a mid-tide deep rock pool. However it is much more difficult to access than Venus.
The Seigneur of Sark is the head of Sark in the Channel Islands. “Seigneur” is the French word for “lord”. La Seigneurie is the home of the Seigneur. The formal Read more [...]
Saumarez Park is the largest public park on the island of Guernsey. It contains various facilities, including a cafe, a large children’s playground, large open grass lawns and a duck Read more [...]
St Peter Port lifeboat station was established in 1803 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station only open by appointment, no shop.
The Hanois Lighthouse rises from a reef on the south west side of the Island of Guernsey, and takes its name from the group of rocks – Les Hanois.
Sark is the smallest of the Channel Islands, and, despite being Crown Property, is ruled by a Seigneur (feudal lord of manor). It is a mere 3 miles long and Read more [...]
Herm is an island that forms part of the Channel Islands. Herm is the smallest island that allows day trippers. It’s only one and a half miles long and about Read more [...]
Alderney Lighthouse was built in 1912 in order to act as a guide to passing shipping and to warn vessels of the treacherous waters around the Isle. It is sited Read more [...]
Castle Cornet is an island castle in Guernsey, also known as Cornet Rock or Castle Rock. A former tidal island which has been one of the harbour breakwaters of St Read more [...]
This station was first established in 1869 and closed in 1884 when there was difficulty in obtaining crew as so many fishermen had left the island. Was re-established in 1985.