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Places to go and things to do in EssexEssex is rich with history and a brilliant family day out can be found throughout the county. Britain’s oldest recorded town – Colchester – features arguably the finest zoo in Europe, and seaside town Southend boasts the longest pier in the world, as well as a free admission family fun theme park, Adventure Island.
The most looked at attractions in Essex in the last month are Adventure Island, The Original Great Maze, Epping Forest Visitor Centre.
In the last 30 days, Outdoor Activity Centres in Essex, Woods & Forests, and Parks & Nature Reserves were the most popular categories.
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Watch out! When in Essex you have a 38% higher chance of being hit by aeroplane parts than anywhere else in the UK.
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