(Jersey, Channel Islands, British Isles)
One of the most recognised and photographed landmarks of the island. Situated in the islands south-western point in St. Brelade, Corbiere Lighthouse is close to St. Ouen's Bay.
Situated in St. Helier on an islet in St. Aubin's Bay, Elizabeth Castle was built in the 16th century and defended the island for around 300 years. Today the castle is a museum and features several exhibitions.
Overlooking the harbour of Gorey, Mont Orgueil Castle was constructed at the beginning of the 13th century. Built to defend the island from invasion, this picturesque castle is also known at Gorey Castle.
The St. Aubin's Police Station is located in the harbour village of St. Aubin's, close to many shops and restaurants.
The scenic St. Aubin's Bay is a sweeping bay on the islands south coast, with St. Helier situated at the eastern end and the harbour village of St. Aubin's to the west. This long stretch of golden sand features several car parks, cafes and numerous water sports.
One of the most popular beaches on the island, St. Brelade's Bay is located on the south coast and features plenty of golden sand, cafes, nearby car parking, and a wealth of beach activities.
A further picture of St. Brelade's Bay showing a restaurant close to the beach.
With five miles of golden sand St. Ouen's Bay is the islands top surfing beach. There are several car parks along the beach and plenty of beach activities.
St. Helier is the islands main shopping centre and features a wealth of interesting shops including many UK high-street names. Being VAT free, this is the ideal place to find a bargain.
A further view of shopping in Jersey.
The Jersey War Tunnels are just one of the many fortifications that were built by the Germans during their occupation in WWII. Once a German underground hospital the tunnels now feature an exhibition dedicated to the islands occupation period.
The zoo was founded by Gerald Durrell in 1959 as a sanctuary for endangered animals. With over 30 acres of landscaped gardens the zoo is committed to animal conservation.