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The best things to do in Manchester, including events, festivals, attractions, tours, activities, and entertainment

The 20 best things to do in Manchester
Things to do

The 20 best things to do in Manchester

From classic concerts in ancient meeting houses and history lessons at famous museums, to flicking through stacks of vinyl or even petting a furry friend or two

The 10 best Manchester attractions
Things to do

The 10 best Manchester attractions

Expect marvellous museums and libraries littered with laudible literature, outdoor delights, gaudy retail meccas and more

The best free things to do in Manchester
Things to do

The best free things to do in Manchester

You can visit Daniel Libeskind's aluminium-clad landmark on the banks of the ship canal completely gratis

The top things to do in the Northern Quarter
Things to do

The top things to do in the Northern Quarter

Explore the neighborhood's street art scene, music culture and bohemian bars properly.

Must-visit attractions in Manchester

The Quays
Attractions

The Quays

A beautiful waterside development grown from the once derelict landscpae of what was a thriving dockland

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Ordsall Hall
Attractions

Ordsall Hall

This grade I listed Tudor manor house slap bang in the middle of a housing estate is stunning

Trafford Centre
Shopping

Trafford Centre

A shopping and entertainment mecca to some, a gaudy retail fairground to others

Tatton Park
Attractions

Tatton Park

The current mansion is built on the site of a much earlier house, but still dates back to 1716

The Manchester guide for students

The Manchester student guide
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The Manchester student guide

Welcome to Manchester and congratulations on choosing the BEST city in the country to come and study in

Where students should go shopping in Manchester
Shopping

Where students should go shopping in Manchester

All the chains are to be found around Market Street or head to Spinningfields for glad rags

Bars and pubs in Manchester for students
Bars and pubs

Bars and pubs in Manchester for students

Whether you're a sociology student craving real ale pubs or a drama queen after a cocktail

Places to eat in Manchester for students
Restaurants

Places to eat in Manchester for students

Local gastronomic delights are matched by affordable prices

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101 things to do in London
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101 things to do in London

We’re completely spoilt for brilliant things to do in London—here are our absolute favorites. 

21 great things to do in Barcelona
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21 great things to do in Barcelona

 Take a look at our pick of the best things to do in Barcelona and start your trip to the city knowing you're checking out all the very best attractions, events and activities. 

101 Things to do in Lisbon
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101 Things to do in Lisbon

 From picture-perfect views that will light up your Instagram feed to the biggest hotspots in town, classic attractions to places kept a secret even to the locals, there are more than just 101 things to do in Lisbon. 

101 things to do in Paris
Things to do

101 things to do in Paris

As a visitor in Paris – or even as a Parisian – there’s something you just have to accept: it is impossible to do everything the city in one lifetime.

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