Dull skies and bright paint — it’s Brighton for the day

Exploring Brighton’s red-rock beach, the pier, the lanes, and the palace… Join us for this photo essay of England’s iconic seaside town.

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Brighton Pier is probably the most well-known image of this seaside city.

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The bright paint and whirr of machines contrasts with the leaden skies and wind on water.

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But there is a hint of blue up there… Somewhere.

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The stunning Royal Pavilion is worth a look inside for the amazing opulence that only a princeling could have afforded to pull off.

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Unfortunately, we weren’t able to take photos inside, but the Royal Pavilion is pretty impressive from the outside too.

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The Lanes are a warren of small streets stocked with speciality stores, good pubs…

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…and the chance to satiate your sweet tooth.

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These amazing homes allow you to sail right to the door.

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But danger lurks! A speciality hot-sauce store sells a potentially deadly bottle of chilli.

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Still alive, and with blue skies at last, we enjoy the sunset over the harbour before dinner with friends.

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2 Responses to “Dull skies and bright paint — it’s Brighton for the day”

  1. Gonzalo March 15, 2013 at 2:22 am #

    are these all chewing gums in the jar.. superb

    • Craig and Linda March 15, 2013 at 11:59 am #

      Sadly not all of them, but there was enough chewy sweets to keep you going all day! :)

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