Paignton is a popular holiday resort situated on Torbay, south of Exeter. It started as a small fishing village until the town began to grow. The town retains many good examples of Victorian and earlier architecture such as the late medieval stone built Kirkham House, run by English Heritage.
Today, the entire Torbay area continues to enjoy its reputation as the English Rivera due to the mild climate and sub-tropical trees and gardens, Paignton has everything you would expect from a major seaside resort its sands stretch alongside the fine esplanade which is dominated by the pier and more sandy beaches from Goodrington to Hollicombe.
Blackpool – Britain’s favourite seaside resort – is brimming with exciting attractions that make every visit a fun-filled adventure.
For a trip down memory lane, the Blackpool Tower Eye, with its 4D cinema and SKYWALK, is an awe-inspiring exploration of the city’s history coupled with exhilarating views from the floor to ceiling glass observation window.
Animal-lovers can head to Blackpool Zoo for a day of family-friendly fun. There are more than 1,000 mammals, birds, reptiles, and invertebrates to see across the 32 acres of spacious natural enclosures, and plenty of space for kids to run wild.