Blackpool, or England's answer to Las Vegas, is a lively coastal town in Lancashire with plenty to offer holidaymakers of all descriptions! In this blog we'll be examining your options for things to do on your Blackpool holidays 2011. One thing's for sure, you aren't going to be bored!
Depending on what time of year you go, there are a multitude of activities to tickle your fancy in Blackpool. As most people will be venturing there in the Summer, lets start our search there. The first port of call for most people will be Blackpool's famous Pleasure Beach Resort. Here you'll find world-renowned rides like the "Big One", and "Infusion". It's also home to the world's longest indoor waterslide at the Sandcastle Waterpark. You can find all the info you need on Pleasure Beach as well as booking information at www.pleasurebeachresort.com.
Our next suggestion for you is to visit Blackpool's answer to the Eiffel Tower, the iconic Blackpool Tower. The tower is open all-year-round for people to venture up, while there's also the magnificent Ballroom for adults to check out while kids are busy at Jim's Towering Adventureland. For information on booking a trip to the tower, visit the Blackpool Tower webpage at - http://www.visitblackpool.com/site/attractions/the-blackpool-tower-p5892.
Our final suggestion for a must-see Blackpool activity is taking a trip to see the world famous Blackpool Illuminations. These sparkling lights are turned on for 66 nights each year from September to November, and simply have to be seen to be believed. The lights will be switched on Friday September 2nd, so make sure you don't miss this stunning occasion!