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Kent was Charles Dickens’ favourite county, and he loved to walk it. Walking Charles Dickens’ Kent gathers 17 routes he truly adored: a mix of relaxed town and city trails and longer, focused treks through the countryside Dickens knew so well.

Walking Charles Dickens’ Kent

  • There are country rambles through the marshes of Great Expectations and explorations of childhood haunts in Rochester and Chatham, plus strolls around the favourite holiday towns of Broadstairs, Folkestone and Dover. Walking Charles Dickens’ Kent will show you the county through the great author’s eyes, take you to his favourite towns, villages, churches, pubs and picnic spots, and let you explore the places where he set key scenes in his greatest novels

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