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Manchester

 

History of Manchester

Manchester city is situated in the northwest of Britain. The city was conferred upon the city status in the year 1853 and now has boasts of an impressive population of 452,000. Manchester is the third biggest conurbation in the UK and its also the third most popular city visited by the foreign tourists.

It was only during the Industrial Revolution, that Manchester rose to the world fame by becoming the world leader in textile manufacture & production. The city of Manchester takes great pride in role it played in the historical Industrial revolution which is quite evident by the number of the mills that the city had, which were later on converted offices & flats in Manchester.

 
   

 

Manchester Industry

 

Manchester has a world renowned industry of commerce, technology & science. The city has in all three universities and is famous as the home of the Baby Computer, which at the computers.

The city boast of many beautiful Victorian buildings such as the Town Hall and the Central Library. These buildings gives a great idea about the architectural genius of those times. Sadly though, most of these buildings were destroyed during the terrorist bombing attack in 1996 and were reconstructed, thereafter.

There's loads of stuff and activities that can keep you occupied while in Manchester. From pretty greenery to interesting museums, you can not feel bored in this city.

Urbis Museum

Urbis is one of the best and the finest museum belonging to the city of Manchester. It is a unique museum as unlike other museum, it depicts the urban life. The museum has countless permanent collections, in addition to frequent touring exhibits. The most recent of the exhibits have been based on gardening and Matthew Wiliamson, the famous fashion designer.

Shopping in Manchester

Manchester trip won't be complete without getting the taste of the shopping experience at the city. The city has been famous for catering to every kind of shopping freaks. Indeed, you will find everything in the city, from high-end designer shops for instance Harvey Nicholls to high-street retailers for instance top shop and HMV.

If alternative shopping is what you are looking for, then you will not be disappointed either. In fact, the city has some excellent music shops, vintage clothes shops and other quirky retailers situated in the northern quarter.

Night Out

Manchester is a great place to visit for experiencing amazing night out. From wonderful restaurants to trendy cocktail bars and sleek clubs, there is something for everybody. No one can feel out of place in Manchester.

You can start your night with a pint of beer in one of the city's quirky public houses or you also have the option of enjoying a glass of white wine or a delicious cocktail in one of Manchester's more stylish cocktail bars, whichever suits your pocket. Thereafter, you can move on to another bar or to a night club for that matter. The clubs are the best places if you wish to dance all through the night. With the club culture so intact, Manchester offers a wide variety of clubs, which means that you are certain to find the one which plays your kind of music.

Manchester Hotels

The most famous o[f the hotel chains have their branches in Manchester, thus, offering you with some of the best places to make your stay all the more fabulous. Just to name a few there are the likes of the Hilton, the Ramada & the Radisson, which means that you are in for a superb stay in the city.

On the other hand, Manchester also provides options that suits one's pocket like bed and breakfast, backpacker hostels etc.



 
   
 

Adult Tour of the City of Manchester Stadium for Two

This is the ideal gift for any devoted Manchester City fan. Take a behind the scenes look at one of the world's finest sporting arenas; venue for the 2002 Commonwealth Games, the 2008 UEFA Cup Final and the home of one of England's most successful teams, Manchester City Football Club.

The City of Manchester Stadium is one of the most technologically advanced venues in Europe, combining state-of-the-art facilities with the proud heritage of Manchester City F.C and Maine Road.

Get Adult Tour of the City of Manchester Stadium for Two Here.