If you have decided to take a holiday in the UK this year why not look for caravan holidays near Manchester? You might be under the misguided impression that Manchester is full of old factories and rows of tenement housing but you couldn’t be more wrong. It’s a bustling, vibrant cosmopolitan city, with literally hundreds of superb historic, cultural, architectural and iconic attractions.
Wherever you are on UK static caravan holidays near Manchester, the caravan parks have superb transport links into and out of the city, whether by road, train tram or bus; with park and ride facilities in abundance. So getting anywhere within the city is a breeze.
Explore Manchester Museums
Manchester has no less than 27 museums, to excite and enthral all ages from toddlers to adults. The museum of Science and Industry is a must see. It’s got a full-size locomotive in there, along with fascinating machinery from yesteryear that you can get very close to and interact with. There’s a section with interaction where the kids can learn and get excited about science in the modern day. It’s well worth a visit.
Present the weather forecast at Media City
There is a new attraction in Manchester and also a must visit, which is very reasonably priced, however, you have to book. It’s the Media City experience in Salford, where you are given a guided and knowledgeable tour around the real ‘working’ media studios. You can even try your hand at presenting your own weather forecast. The tour provides a fascinating insight into how TV programs are made and presented.
Shopping and Food
There is an endless list of attractions and things to do in Manchester, not least of which is the Arndale Centre where you can shop till you drop, picking up bargains; enjoying the entertainment that takes place there on most days and eating in restaurants that offer both local and international cuisine.
For lunch or dinner, visit The Chinese Quarter where you can sample the delight of genuine, freshly cooked, Chinese cuisine at its best.
Whilst Frank Sinatra may have musically immortalised New York as the ‘City that never sleeps’ he clearly hadn’t visited Manchester; where you can always get something to eat, no matter the time of day or night!
Manchester City and Manchester United football stadiums are within easy reach if you want to watch a game or visit their souvenir shops. There is even a football museum.
UK static caravan holidays near Manchester cannot fail to be exciting and eventful, no matter what you choose to do. Oh and don’t believe all the stories about the weather! It simply doesn’t matter!
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