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“Something for the photographer?” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Brighton Beach

Brighton Beach
Brighton, England
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Ranked #16 of 60 Attractions in Brighton
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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“Something for the photographer?”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

A little something from the bygone era on a freezing and dreary dark winters day are the remains of the Iconic west pier. A Sad neglected, rejected beautiful piece of architecture buffeting in the waves. Built in 1866 and left to decay since 1975 a relic has been born, hungry for the photographer to leave history from history. I adore it. To take something that to some may be a wreck and love it is rebirth in my eyes. I am a photographer and see beauty in everything. If you love photography and have not photographed Brighton's West Pier yet, then Hurry for soon it will be gone. When you have done that go to the Pavilion and capture the array of turrets and beauty there… but one thing, make sure you go on a miserable day!

Visited February 2013
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“Ok”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

The Brighton beach is very good the only bad things about it are the beach has rubbish in it but a good relaxing fun time for couples teenagers and teen also solo and friends no fee but there is pay for parking

Visited September 2012
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“a place full of life”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I visited Brighton Beach on a Sunday evening expecting it to be quiet, how wrong I was, there were more people on the beach at 7 p.m.than there are during the day at most coastal resorts. It was a fun and enjoyable experience. There are so many places to eat, drink and visit.

Visited June 2012
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Durham, Uk
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“Nice”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

This is the first beach I have been to in the UK that doesn't have sand (I don't believe there is any in the North where I am) so I found that quite odd, but really nice, it's pleasant to not have to get sand out of everywhere when you get in the car.

It was absolutely baking when we went (about 28 degrees) so it was pretty packed, but not so much that you couldn't find anywhere to sit. And if you walk further to the marina (I think, one of the furthest points away when you get the train) it is very quiet, although not near the food places.

It's clean which is so important, loads of seagulls around, but don't feed them your chips, some people got really angry at me for doing this but we were literally surrounded by them anyway, and I didn't want to just bin the food. I wasn't going to eat.

I really enjoyed it. Also, just off the pier there is a little shop where I believe the owner was an Olympic torch bearer, and he was letting people hold it and have pictures taken of him with it. I thought that was cute, so have a little look at that

Visited August 2012
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“Hot Spot in Brighton”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

This is a beach that is always crowded even until the early mornings were you see people jogging, or simply just going home from late night partying from the restaurants along the beach. This is a "Hot SPot" in Brighton due to numerous bars, restaurants and fun things to do(wading pool , merry go round etc).

Visited July 2012
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