Blackpool is a resort city on the coast of northwest England, known as the gay capital of the north UK. The Blackpool Tower is an iconic landmark with amazing panoramic views. Equally as popular is the Opera House and Winter Gardens with amazing live performances year round. The Blackpool Illuminations is a massive lights festival that runs every August and is not to be missed. Blackpool Pleasure Beach is one of the UK's best amusement parks with legendary roller coasters and fun for children of all ages!