Posts Tagged ‘seaside resorts’

Blackpool – the UK’s favourite seaside resort

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 10:49 Comments Off

If you’re staying in the UK this year and fancy a seaside holiday, you might want to take note of a survey conducted by Which? Holiday. The independent survey questioned more than 4000 members of the general public to determine their favourite seaside resort. Topping the list was Blackpool, which was described by one respondent [...]

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Brighton – a great place for a seaside holiday

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 22:07 1 Comment

If you’re planning to visit Sussex, it’s advisable to allow at least one day to visit Brighton. In fact, Brighton is such a vibrant city with a fantastic array of things to do during the day and great nightlife, you could easily spend a week there. Situated on the south coast of East Sussex about [...]

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Liverpool one of the first seaside resorts

Sunday, November 23, 2008 12:03 Comments Off

When I think of early British seaside resorts, I immediately think of Blackpool, Brighton and Scarborough, never Liverpool. However, it seems that Liverpool may have been the first. Yes, it’s a bit of a surprise, but according to experts, who examined a wide variety of sources including diaries, maps and poems, Liverpool was one of [...]

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