OS Landranger map 102 covers the Preston & Blackpool area. The buzzing seaside resort of Blackpool's quirky vibes has been drawing in tourists to the region for many years. Attractions such as the pleasure beach, Blackpool Tower and the world famous illuminations make Blackpool stand out from other destinations in the British Isles. The nearby town of Preston, situated on the banks of the River Ribble, also has a vibrant nightlife and wide choice of shopping facilities and museums. If you're searching for a more rural experience, the nearby Forest of Bowland, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, forms part of the Pennines and is rich in wildlife and vast expanses of open moorland.