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Customer Travel Tips for London

80% Avg. city rating Rated by 532 customers

Activities / excursions 77%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 85%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 85%

Sightseeing 75%

Culture 79%

Nightlife / partying 82%

Value for money 76%

Customer Travel Tips for Manchester

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78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
78% Avg. rating


17 May 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Come early to get a parking space.

Liked: Felt safe walking round as a couple at night. Lots to do.

Disliked: Expensive drinks and some closed buildings run down soil it.

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


04 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Visit to see for yourself.

Liked: Everything its one of my favourite cities everything is easy to find plus night life is brilliant.

Disliked: It rained from getting into Manchester till I left

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


13 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Bring a sweater

Liked: The culture

Disliked: Everything closes too early

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
67% Avg. rating


13 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Look up for places to visit

Liked: The derby! And that Manchester United won!

Disliked: Not really

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


11 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: go to fletcher moss gardens in didsbury

Liked: vibrant city

Disliked: museum of science and industry very disappointing

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


22 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Walk, unless you're going really far like to the outskirts. Take your time and visit places. Go to the galleries.

Liked: Manchester is a city by itself - nowhere else like it. Each day and night brings something new. It's creative but also just Northern!

Disliked: Sunday restaurants close too early (we live in London).

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


03 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: football museum and night life

Liked: parties

Disliked: no

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


18 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Chethams library is definitely worth a visit. You can definitely make it through everything in a day.

Liked: Enjoyed the cathedral and watching the music students play.

Disliked: there were a lot of churches to see but not too many tourist attractions

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


15 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: just be spontaneous and go around, have fun + if you have a change go see a concert :D

Liked: the culture, lifestyle, friendly people, food,....

Disliked: not really :)

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


12 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in the centre.

Liked: Diversity in cultures.

Disliked: Certain areas very run down and not looked after.

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


08 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: enjoy

Liked: It is a nice city to visit for a weekend or midweek

Disliked: nope

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


08 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Do talk to the locals. Warm people.

Liked: Nice and warm people.

Disliked: Not much to do after a while.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


04 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Dont stay at Ashton Hostel

Liked: The shops, its small so easy to walk around.

Disliked: the fact that the hostel was a scam

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


26 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: City centre art gallery. Also new library.

Liked: Shops cafés art gallery ambience

Disliked: Numerous beggars on streets. Very crowded at weekends.

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


19 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy it

Liked: The shopping centre

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


18 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Customer Travel Tip: Go and see/do everything it has to offer!

Liked: I was not there long but I loved the different areas that you could experience, for bars, shopping, relaxing Manchester has it all, I would definitely return.

Disliked: N/A

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


14 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the pubs!

Liked: United !

Disliked: The cold !

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


30 Dec 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Not really

Liked: Hustle and bustle city

Disliked: None

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


22 Dec 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: Don't trust the taxi drivers outside Manchester Victoria to take you to your hotel. They'll take you a super long way round and charge you at least double.

Liked: Lots of great places to eat and drink, museums, cinemas and nightlife. Very fun city.

Disliked: Nothing to complain about

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
91% Avg. rating


06 Dec 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Hire a car and explore the lakes district from here!

Liked: Food Sunday roasts

Disliked: Its a big city

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80% Avg. city rating Rated by 532 customers

Activities / excursions 77%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 85%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 85%

Sightseeing 75%

Culture 79%

Nightlife / partying 82%

Value for money 76%

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