Updated content, including venue name changes and opening times. Broken external URL links repaired.
BRIGHTON'S BEST is an ideal travel guide to England’s quirky and bohemian seaside city. It uses 152 images and 14,000 words to to explore key NEIGHBOURHOODS; detail SIGHTS & ACTIVITIES; outline ITINERARIES; and suggest great places to EAT and DRINK. All content is original and independent; no recommendations are ads!
This app is part of the TouchScreenTravels.com series: indie travel apps by pro travel writers.
AROUND THE APP
BRIGHTON'S BEST starts with a TRIP ESSENTIALS section to help with planning that includes ACCOMMODATION suggestions, a guide to FESTIVALS & EVENTS, and TRANSPORT info.
A rundown of all the key NEIGHBOURHOODS then helps you orientate yourself, while an ITINERARIES section then offers first-timers the ideal way to explore the city using an easy-to-follow route.
Or, if you’re keen on exploring local ART; finding out about city HISTORY; spending time outdoors in OUTDOORS; or just want to find the best attractions for KIDS & FAMILIES, you might just dive straight into one of these themed sections.
Finally the app details many good places to EAT, DRINK, SHOP; with a rundown of the main CAFES, PUBS, RESTAURANTS, THEATRES, CINEMAS and LIVE MUSIC venues to ensure that perfect urban getaway. Included too is an insider section on Brighton’s renowned LGBTQ scene.
APP FEATURE: TRIP PLANNING
Key before-you-go information, including:
• Costs & Money
• Seasons, Festivals & Events
APP FEATURE: NEIGHBOURHOODS
Meet the key city districts:
• The Lanes
• North Laine & Around
• Outside Brighton
• The Pavilion Gardens
• The Seafront
APP FEATURE: ITINERARIES
Easy-to-follow routes & links to group tours:
• Brighton In-A-Day
• Brighton Bike Tours
• Food and Drink Tour
• Ghost Walk of The Lanes
• Hop On Hop Off Tour
• Only in Brighton Walking Tour
APP FEATURE: INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Backgrounders and practical advice on:
• Kids & Families
APP FEATURE: LISTINGS
Where best to eat, drink, shop and more:
• Live Music
• Pubs & Bars
• Restaurants & Eating
• Shops & Shopping
• Theatres & Cinemas
APP FEATURE: TECHNICAL
• One-click website LINKS.
• One-click PHONE CALLS (on phones).
• NAVIGATE quickly using the app's global search; internal hyperlinks, and its many images.
• LOCATION info (using your device's GPS).
• Detailed MAPS and the ability to ADD YOUR OWN markers.
• Save and share FAVOURITES.
• Easily CONTACT the author.
Since heading to summer camp in Pennsylvania, USA to teach tennis, Sue's been addicted to travel and adventure. She's travelled/lived in over fifty countries, with her favourite destinations the equally colourful and compelling India and Mexico. Between travels she house-sits in Brighton, where she lived for many years and still loves for its vibrancy and bohemian spirit. Sue's written guides, essays and articles for a large variety of travel websites and magazines.
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- October 20, 2019 Initial release
- October 20, 2019 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
- November 05, 2019 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99
- October 22, 2020 New version 1.1