Brighton, UK, United Kingdom
Marius, 25
Publishing Coordinator at Quid Publishing
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a bit about Marius

What do you do and why do you do it?

I'm an account manager at a design agency, I travel and I make things, all because I like pretty things.

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Adele. The complete works.

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Sex and the City

Name some spots in Brighton, UK that are good for a Tinder date.

The beach when it's sunny, Dead Wax Social for food and drink, and

Who’s your hero and where in Brighton, UK would you take them out for a serious hang?

Meryl Streep. We'd go vintage shopping in the North Laines

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Anywhere. My wardrobe is a mixture of

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

West Street...

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Picnic on the beach.

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Brighton, UK and where did you get it?

The seafood platters at The Salt Room are on par with some of the best seafood I've ever had – and I'm Norwegian.

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Brighton, UK that you particularly like?

The Cocktail Shack!

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Brighton, UK? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

The Coal Shed, amazing steak and wine.

What restaurant in Brighton, UK looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

Bincho Yakitori looks unassuming from the outside, but the food is potentially the best in the city.

Where can you get the best cocktail in Brighton, UK? Which one do you like?

Plotting Parlour. They do a fantastic Chilli Margarita.

Where would you take your partner in Brighton, UK if you wanted to really pamper them?

There aren't a lot of pampering spots... but La Cave a Fromage is pretty lush.

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

I'm not sure

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Brighton, UK?

Parts of the South Laines are a bit meh.

What’s the one place you think is underrated in Brighton, UK?

Brunswick Square

What are the Brighton, UK spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

The beach, North and South Laines, Pavilion Garden and as many pubs and restaurants as possible.

Tomorrow’s your last day in Brighton, UK. How do you spend it?

Breakfast at Billie's, vintage shopping I'm the lanes, drinks at all my fav bars, lunch on the beach (must include a swim) and dinner at Market, followed by more cocktails. Easy.

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

Melbourne! It's got it all: food, drink, culture, beaches and great architecture.

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