Brighton

We are going to Brighton

Brighton

BrightonWe are going to Brighton! We made this decision in Berlin, even before we came to the UK. We wanted to go to Brighton. And when we finally embarked on our excursion to the famous coastal town we really lucked out with the weather. Ideal for a fun day at the beach! We started at…

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India in Brighton?

Royal Pavilion

BrightonIndia in Brighton? Walking towards the Royal Pavilion one could really think that it is in India. Only the distinctly English looking houses prove that we did not get lost and ended up in India – we’re still in Brighton. George IV of the United Kingdom had the Pavilion commissioned during his time as Prince…

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All on board! The Volk’s Electric Railway is leaving the station!

Volk's Electric Railway

BrightonAll on board! The Volk’s Electric Railway is leaving the station! On a visit to Brighton, you certainly should not miss out on a trip on the Volk’s Electric Railway. This electric railway in Brighton was constructed in 1883 and is still running along the coastline. It got its name from its inventor, Magnus Volk.…

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