Growth of a tourist resort

Scarborough
Placemark

Scarborough

  1. Describe the geographical location of Scarborough, UK.
  2. Use the internet to list five tourist activities that you could do in Scarborough today.
  3. What would the physical attractions of Scarborough be?
  4. What would the human attractions of Scarborough be?
  5. Use the Wikipedia entry about Scarborough to complete this table with notable events that have happen in the history of Scarborough.
YearNotable Event in the History of Scarborough
966
1253
1626
1660
1735
1845
10 June 1845
1867
  1. Why do you think that Scarborough became such a popular tourist resort?
  2. Why is Scarborough no longer the first choice in holiday destination of many people in the United Kingdom, as it used to be in the 1800s?