Advantages: History, sea air, the train ride, walking by the sea Disadvantages: Not the most exciting of days out
...As a child, a day trip by train to Southend-on-Sea was always part of our summer holidays. We?d go for a walk along the pier, spend our collection of 2ps in the amusements and have a few rides in what was then ?Peter Pan?s Playground? to round off a lovely day out. These days I take my own children, although we tend to just have a picnic on the beach at Chalkwell and then walk into Southend...
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Review of Southend Pier, Southend-On-Sea
Advantages: Great family day-out Disadvantages: n/a
...Southend has always been a popular place for a traditional family day out by the sea. It has award winning beaches, winning gardens, illuminations from July to November along the one mile seafront and then there is ADVENTURE ISLAND
Part of the Leisureworld Scheme.
Opening Times:- From 11am...
Advantages: Clean, good facilities Disadvantages: Dated, a little bit out of town
...The Black Sea Hotel was the hotel selected by my tour operator whilst I was staying in Odessa, a beautiful city in Southern Ukraine, last summer. Apparently there are several hotels in the city by this name (part of the same group) and this one is on Rishelyevska (Richelieu) Street which is in the main part of the city (I think the others are near the beach area). The hotel is situated just...