Any village by the sea is an attractive prospect for a fun day out. This place offers more than most. It's a castle. That in itself is good to know. It was built by Henry VII. So, it's old and full of stories. The old stories aren’t bad. The new ones just may be even more exciting. This was a central spot for the Schneider Trophy Air Force and an important installation during the Twentieth Century. Through both. World Wars, this was a base for seaplanes and flying boats.