The UK is renowned for its abundance of popular coastal holiday resorts, which offer fun and relaxation for all the family. Britain’s best-loved seaside resorts seem to share many of the same qualities: they grew popular in Victorian times; they feature an amusement park for kids, a long strip of penny arcades, fish and chip restaurants and gift and novelty sweet shops; there’s lots of entertainment and a choice of hotels and other holiday accommodation, and at night they’re lit by brightly-coloured illuminations. [click to continue…]