Brighton is located south west of England and is a part of East Suxxex. This is the most vibrant, lively, creative and fashionable county in England. There is more to the city than just the coast. It is about 50 minutes away from Central London and is a place which has everything like laid back beaches, museums, palaces, bars, cafes, shops, carnivals, etc.
This colorful city is a treasure trove of Regency architecture, pebble beach, Victorian aquarium, castles, country houses, parks, forts, gardens and much more. Brighton racecourse, Preston Manor, Theater Royal Brighton must be explored while visiting this place. This city is also a hotbed of festivals like Brighton festival galleries, museums, film, nightlife, comedy and theatre. The Brighton Festival is the largest art festival in England with events spanning music, theatre, dance, film and literature. It is usually held in the month of May every year.
The Brighton Fringe Festival
The Brighton Fringe is the third largest fringe festival in the world. Kudos to the organizers this year in the month of May this festival will showcase 675 events at 193 venues over 3 weeks. The programs will include cabaret, classical, comedy, dance, theatre, film, literature, kid’s events, music, nightlife, tours, visual arts, workshops and free events!
Artist open house is a free visual arts festival. Brighton homes are transformed into galleries and this is a huge opportunity to see the artwork of some 1000 artists and makers in a domestic setting. Be sure not to miss out on the delicious homemade cakes.
The vitality and live scenes of the great Escape festival makes it big. It is a festival for new music where you have the opportunity to watch over 300 international and local artists in 30 different venues over a weekend. A must attend festival as apart from new bands, it also showcases medley of outdoor gigs, afternoon shows, clubs, after parties, talks and music industry seminars.
Community of Brighton
A chilled out city with spring and summer being the busiest months; it has a LGBT community and is served by shops, clubs, night life, etc. Brighton holds the Gay Pride Carnival every year in the month of August.
Brighton is packed with hip bar, cozy pub, fabulous restaurants, etc. Any type of setting or a preference for a particular cuisine, everything is available or can be arranged here. Veggie treats, beachfront brunch or cheap eat outs, all type of request are met with. Temptation café and the Parlour are cafes that do need a special mention. At night after the meal tourists can head towards Komedia in the North Laine for a great cabaret show. Brighton Marina, a lifestyle destination offers something for everyone.
Fashion at Brighton
This fashionable city boasts of Lifestyle shops at the Lane, independent shops for unique gifts, bohemian spirit or retro chic shops of the North Laine and high end stores at Churchhill Square. It is a paradise for all shoppers. Children can enjoy a guided tour at the Royal Pavallion, a ride on Volks railway, a walk along Brighton Pier or enjoy a comedy concert at Brighton Dome or just enjoy the freedom at the beach with delicious fish and chips.
So plan ahead and make reservation for travelling and attraction tickets, so that no moment is missed in this entertaining city.