New Buckenham it has a gastro pub, selection of local shops, children's recreational field with play equipment and one of the largest areas of common land owned by Norfolk Wildlife Trust, boasting 150 species of flowering plants. Norwich City is a 30-minute drive for the castle museum, cathedral, shopping malls, theatre, market square, cafes and restaurants. Wroxham, the capital of the Norfolk Broads (30 miles), is an opportunity for daily river trips, boat hire, waterside restaurants, cafes and shops. The traditional seaside towns of Cromer (44 miles) and Sheringham (48 miles) boast a promenade, pier and sandy beaches. The RSPB nature and bird reserve and coastal path can be enjoyed along the Coast Road.