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Manchester Travel Guide

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Best of Manchester

3 days in Manchester
3 days in Manchester

The Industrial Revolution began in Manchester, and the city has continued to mature. Its recent renaissance includes theaters, galleries and nightclubs. And it's home to football's (soccer) Manchester United.

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Family-friendly Manchester

Manchester with young kids
Manchester with young kids

Many of Manchester's top attractions are appealing to children, so it is easy to entertain families. And the mix of indoor and outdoor means you can find year-round fun.

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Manchester on a budget

Manchester on a Budget
Manchester on a Budget

Most of the museums in Manchester are free, so it is easy to find free entertainment.

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Insiders' Manchester

Manchester off the Beaten Path
Manchester off the Beaten Path

Manchester has several lesser known museums where you can spend a day or two.

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Getaways from Manchester

Daytrips from Manchester
Daytrips from Manchester

Since Manchester is in the north of England, trips are best undertaken spring through fall.

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EveryTrail
Manchester with Kids
Manchester with Kids

Two hours north of London is the affordable family-friendly Manchester with a mix of indoor and outdoor attractions for year-round entertainment. Families visiting Manchester won't run out of things...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Manchester Pub Crawl
Manchester Pub Crawl

Variety is the brew of Manchester, and its pubs, bars and nightlife are as diverse as the Mancunians who live here. Your Manchester pub crawl is a spirited adventure waiting to happen. Order up an...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Manchester for Foodie Highlights
Manchester for Foodie Highlights

Begin your Manchester foodie experience in the countryside north of the city centre in Dunham Massey at the family-friendly Red House Farm. Move to an old-fashioned farmers’ market at the historic...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Manchester Highlights of the City Tour
Manchester Highlights of the City Tour

For the best of everything, embark on this teaser of the highlights of Manchester, a city tour of the old and new, the artful, the magnificent and the tasty.

This full-day tour gives you a glimpse...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Manchester
Manchester

A guide to the must-see places to visit in the Manchester city region.

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Highlights of Manchester's Architecture
Highlights of Manchester's Architecture

Manchester’s architecture is steeped in history with a rich diversity of influences, beginning with ancient Roman. The city still boasts many buildings representing its past scattered throughout the...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members

Perfect Day

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Perfect Weekend

Manchester in a weekend (bornandbred, Jan 22, 2007)
4.5 of 5 stars 4 Votes

Best Of

Adventures of Life (Lyna A, Aug 14, 2013)
3.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote
Best Lesbian Cities (Guzzle, Apr 4, 2006)
2.5 of 5 stars 8 Votes
North (ThiagoOchsendorf, Apr 13, 2012)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Recent Trip

4.5 of 5 stars 3 Votes
Places i have visited (Ianlocked, Apr 5, 2012)
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