Built around 1700 this is the only surviving windmill on the Isle of Wight and and has most of its original machinery intact. It last operated in 1913 and this year celebrates 50 years of ownership by the National Trust.
Carisbrooke Castle, near Newport
Like something out of myth and legend, Carisbrooke Castle is best known as the place where King Charles I was imprisoned. You can see the room from which he twice tried to escape, before eventually losing his head at the Tower of London.
Newtown Harbour Nature Reserve
Once the Islands capital, Newtown is in the north west of the Isle of Wight. It is on a spider shaped inlet on the River estuary, Newtown Creek, and the area is a National Trust Nature Reserve.
Steephill Cove - A Hidden Treasure
Arguably one of the the prettiest places on the Isle of Wight, Steephill Cove is situated just south of the Victorian seaside town of Ventnor, a traditional Holiday destination.