Energetic, diverse and individual, Manchester is a city with true character

Manchester is a vibrant cosmopolitan city with a wealth of culture, history and heritage and a lively events programme. The warmth of a Manchester welcome is evident in the hotels, in the fantastic independent shops and high-street boutiques, at the entertaining attractions and in the fine restaurants, cafes clubs and bars.

Things to do in Manchester

Exploring Manchester city centre you’ll find it packed with remnants of this history but also unique and independent restaurants, bars, shops, museums, galleries, and hotels, all gathered in districts with their own distinct personalities.

Further out from the city, the surrounding boroughs of Greater Manchester offer some entirely different experiences including charming market towns, traditional country pubs and beautiful green spaces and waterways. All this doesn’t scratch the surface of the modern Manchester experience. This city is what you make of it, so get out there, explore, and find the Manchester that speaks for you.

Check out the full Insiders Guide to Manchester to discover more about the city and all it has to offer!

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