Brighton (England), perfect place for a long weekend ... Fish and chips and the pier on a Friday night, shopping in the Lanes and the oyster bar on a Saturday, sitting on the beach watching the world go by on a Sunday.
Brighton, UK - Home of Brighton Pier with video games, rides, and restaurants. I had my first fish and chips there. There is a scenic drive along the sea, and the beaches are rock beaches, not sand. In town there is the Royal Pavilion, a former summer home of British Royalty and a copy of an Indian palace.
Hove Bandstand: Designed by Phillip Lockwood and completed in 1884, the bandstand is considered to be one of the best surviving Victorian examples in the UK today. The bandstand is owned by the council and is used for weddings and throughout the summer, concerts.
Brighton is one of Britain’s youngest cities, both literally – it was awarded city status for the millennium – and figuratively, in its unconventional, creative attitude. Although it’s pretty small, there’s a huge amount going on, especially on the pier and beach... Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/england/travel-tips-and-articles/76518#ixzz3PNBED6Gi
If you are ever in Brighton do visit the lovely Blackbird Tearooms. Lovingly and painstakingly restored to the owner's idea of what a pre-war tea room would have looked like. Situated at 30 Ship Street, Brighton, Sussex