Shops such as Ron Scott's RG Scott Furniture Mart is described as An Emporium of everything Antique, Old Fashioned and Unusual. A Restorers Heaven. Stocking furniture, architectural salvage ...
And is also home to Junk Deluxe which specialises in British mid 20th century furniture, but also carries a good stock of Danish, Belgian, German and Dutch design.I pinched that description from the website.
Artist have moved into the area with the opening of the Turner Contemporary and local artist Ann Carrington currently has an exhibition at the Royal College of Art
The area has many sandy beaches and coves you dont have to settle for just getting off the train and heading for nearest stretch of sand which in Margates case is just about 100 meters from the train station.There are many secret beaches along the Thanet coastline here is a map of the area. We have the most Blue Flag Beaches anywhere in the country.