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A Guide To The U.K.’s Coolest Seaside Town

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    We love London, but this never-ending winter is giving us a bad case of cabin fever. Getting out of town is essential, and Brighton is the perfect destination for a much needed mini-break.

    This picture-perfect city by the sea is only an hour from the Big Smoke, yet the vintage shops, quirky landmarks, and underground music venues make it feel a world away. Think part bohemian enclave, part kiss-me-quick kitsch, if you will. Ahead, we’ve pulled together 14 ideas to make this mini-break more than memorable. Just be sure to send us a postcard.



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