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Blackpool

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Six million visitors a year can�t be wrong! Blackpool is the number one seaside town in the UK.

Situated in the North West coast of the country, Blackpool offers a traditional seaside holiday for families mainly coming from the north of England. The stereotype is to think of Blackpool in terms of an old fashioned resort and the home of donkey rides and heads in knotted handkerchiefs. The reality is that seaside towns do not get much better than Blackpool where the locals are friendly and welcoming and the beaches are clean and sandy.

When you are not shopping, there is always something to do whether you prefer nightclubbing or a night at a show, you will never get bored in bubbly Blackpool! Although heavily geared up for tourism much of all activity in Blackpool is biased toward a theme of fun, adventure and entertainment.

The main tourist features in the seaside town include the North, Central and South Piers, Blackpool Tower and the Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

Built in 1894, towering above the esplanade at 518 feet tall, the most famous of seaside landmarks, the Blackpool Tower is a replica of the Eiffel Tower. Visitors enjoy the views from the uppermost viewing deck for sightings of Cumbria, Wales and the Isle of Man as well as taking a stroll along its �Walk of Faith�.

Blackpool Pleasure Beach amusement park with its 213 feet roller coaster the �Pepsi Max� as well as several �white knuckle� rides is guaranteed to frighten the daylights out of even the most fearless. Attracting in excess of seven million fun seekers a year, the Pleasure Beach is for some the one stop shop for excitement in Blackpool!

During Autumn, visitors head over to the North West for the switching on of the Blackpool illuminations. A highlight of the Blackpool calendar is when those lights start to twinkle all the way along the mile long promenade living up to its nickname the �Golden Mile�.

For those who prefer their fun and entertainment without experiencing fear at every turn there is plenty on offer here too. These people might want to steer clear of Louis Tussauds Chamber of Horrors Waxworks.

Set in two and a half acres of beautifully landscaped gardens is the small and perfectly formed Blackpool Model Village. Unfortunately just like the Pleasure Beach this attraction is closed during the winter but raring to go again in the summer. The Blackpool Superbowl ten pin bowling alley covering three floors and is situated on the esplanade providing entertainment that doesn�t rely on the appearance of the sunshine.

Hailed by many as being the Las Vegas of the North, one thing Blackpool is not short of is venues and headlining acts to go with them! The Winter Gardens is one of the town�s main entertainment contenders with six venues under one roof. Built in the latter part of the nineteenth century, the Gardens is made up of the Pavillion Theatre, the Empress Ballroom, the Opera House, Arena, Olympia and Spanish Hall. All stunningly fashioned and luxuriously presented, the Gardens continues to attract big events including the annual International Magic Convention.

The second greatest venue contender in the town is that of the great Blackpool Tower. An impressive structure that punctuates the landscape from miles around, the tower has played host to its own circus show since 1894 as well as offering ballroom dancing on a Saturday night and is well recognised as the venue for the BBC programme �Come Dancing�.

Situated in Lancashire, Blackpool provides an excellent spot for touring. If cycling and rambling is preferred, you couldn�t be better placed. The Lancashire countryside is wild and bountiful and a brilliant place to explore. The coastal town of Morecambe offers excellent bird-watching as well as its stunning art deco theme throughout its five miles of beach. Fancy a nostalgic walk by the sea? Lytham St Annes is a quiet seaside town allowing you to imagine how life once was beside the seaside. While you are here it is strongly suggested that you enjoy a stroll along the Victorian Pier and enjoy a cappuccino in the stylish caf� district.


Blackpool Airport


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The airport is situated in the town centre with Blackpool North Train Station but a ten minute taxi drive away. Blackpool is easily accessible from Liverpool and Manchester and is just an hour�s drive away. Flying from Blackpool Airport is ideal from the point of view of avoiding congestion and the usual city traffic hold-ups. Located at the end of the M55, Blackpool has easy links with the M6 as well as the M61, M65 and all around the North West.

Blackpool Airport is easily reached via the M55 motorway and is situated off Junction 4. Here the motorway terminates and becomes Squires Gate Link Road (A5230) and is signposted as �South Shore�. When you reach the first roundabout take the first exit and travel along to the next roundabout, taking the third exit this time. Drive along this road passing through three counts of traffic lights until on your left is the airport (Terminal Maps).

With an excellent all round public transport system, Blackpool tops all the polls for ease of travel to and from the airport.

Easy links to Preston Station are found here linking Blackpool to the rail system of the rest of the country. A service runs every hour from Squires Gate Lane Station to Preston Station and is conveniently situated a five minute walk away from the airport. Blackpool North Station is a ten minute drive or taxi ride away from the airport where regular bus services run to Preston Station.

The National Express coach service operates all year and there is an excellent local bus network in and around Blackpool delivering you to and from the airport.




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