Blackpool Tourist Information Guide
We hope that you find our guide to be comprehensive and informative. Blackpool has been a popular seaside resort since the middle of the 18th Century. In the mid 19th Century the arrival of the railway drastically increased the number of visitors to Blackpool.
Today Blackpool is a thriving and bustling seaside resort town with a varied mix of shops, restaurants and cafes. Blackpool's most iconic attraction is the Blackpool Tower built in the 1890's.
The Pleasure Beach is a magnet for young people seeking fun with many so many different attractions. Even out of season Blackpool has extended it's appeal with the very popular Blackpool lights which are a tourist attraction in their own right. Blackpool has so much to offer a visitor and there is a wide range of accommodation available throughout the year.