Days Out in the Isle of Wight
Map of the Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight is a county and the largest and second most populous island in England. It is located in the English Channel, about 4 mi off the coast of Hampshire, separated from mainland Great Britain by the Solent.
The Isle of Wight’s county town is Newport, and other major towns include Ryde, Cowes, and Shanklin.