United Kingdom, England, The Brighton Marine Palace and Pier

What You Need to Know About Sussex

Harry and Meghan are now the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. A look at the region's most beautiful spots.

Sussex, only 50 miles southeast of London, Britain's rainy capital, may be the perfect new namesake for Harry and Meghan, a couple known for their sunny dispositions. The Sussex coastline spans more than 100 miles and has a reputation as the sunniest place in the entire United Kingdom. Packed with culture and natural beauty, Londoners consider Sussex the perfect weekend getaway. Here, highlights of what Sussex has to offer.

RAINBOW HOUSES IN BRIGHTON oversnap RAINBOW HOUSES IN BRIGHTON The streets of Brighton flow gently downhill toward the famous Brighton Pier, seen here in the background. THE INDIA-INSPIRED BRIGHTON PAVILION oversnap THE INDIA-INSPIRED BRIGHTON PAVILION CHILLING OUT ON THE BRIGHTON PIER Eleanor Joy Holmes CHILLING OUT ON THE BRIGHTON PIER THE SPECTACULAR SEVEN SISTERS CLIFF joe daniel price THE SPECTACULAR SEVEN SISTERS CLIFF THE LANES Photofusion/UIG via Getty Images THE LANES Brighton's narrow lanes are filled with boutiques and cafes. THE MEDIEVAL TOWN OF RYE, EAST SUSSEX joe daniel price THE MEDIEVAL TOWN OF RYE, EAST SUSSEX BEACHY HEAD LIGHTHOUSE, EAST SUSSEX Bruno Guerreiro / EyeEm BEACHY HEAD LIGHTHOUSE, EAST SUSSEX THE LONG MAN OF WILMINGTON, EAST SUSSEX Khrizmo THE LONG MAN OF WILMINGTON, EAST SUSSEX THE HISTORIC BATTLE VILLAGE larigan - Patricia Hamilton THE HISTORIC BATTLE VILLAGE



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