Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Continue Shopping
This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
US
Pocketmags Digital Magazines

Dreamlike desert escape

Ellen Tout finds tranquil seclusion and rare beauty on Kent’s enigmatic shoreline
PHOTOGRAPH: GETTY IMAGES

Known as the only desert in the UK, Dungeness, on the headland of the Kentish coast, is a mystical landscape. Arriving at our cottage, located on one of the few roads here, the sea stretches for miles and the shingle cascades into the distance. This is a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a nature reserve, and we’re staying a short walk along the coast from the mysterious Dungeness Estate, a unique shingle spit that sits three miles into the English Channel. We head through our cottage garden and hop over the lines of the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway – ‘the smallest public railway in the world’. Its locomotives have been chugging steam across these plains since 1927.

Blissful isolation

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Psychologies - May 2019
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - May 2019
$3.99
Or 399 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 2.77 per issue
SAVE
31%
$35.99
Or 3599 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 2.61 per issue
SAVE
29%
$16.99
Or 1699 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.68 per issue
$3.99
Or 399 points

View Issues

About Psychologies

The latest issue of Psychologies is now available to download