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Gorgeous seaside city is this year’s top staycation destination


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The weather might be dreary in the UK but summer is just around the corner and for many Britons that means it’s time to book a staycation.

But where are this year’s leading destinations?

According to research from Airbnb, the UK’s most searched-for destination on the booking platform was Brighton and Hove.

The seaside city is one of Britain’s best-loved coastal resorts and it’s no surprise to see it top of many UK residents’ wishlist.

Tripadvisor recommends visiting Brighton’s Royal Pavilion, a quirky exotic palace built by King George IV as a seaside pleasure home.

The incredible building might look more at home in India and draws on a mix of architectural design styles.

Wander Brighton’s quirky Lanes to find treasures tucked away in independent boutiques and vegetarian cafes.

If you’re looking for a classic seaside day out, there’s no better place than Brighton Palace Pier which is packed with arcade games.

The South Downs National Park is a wildlife haven and it’s easily reached from Brighton city centre.

When it comes to nightlife, Brighton has a huge range of bars and nightclubs with one of the UK’s liveliest LGBTQ+ scenes.

Where else topped the list for staycationing Britons this summer?

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