Things to Do in Manchester - a Birds Eye View

By: Mike

city or for business purposes, then you must not leave this city without going to a few places. Manchester, which is mainly known for its commercial environment, also is a good city from tourism point of view. There are many places to see and many things to do in Manchester. Here is a list of places that you ought to see, when you come to England's third largest city.

The Manchester Town Hall - designed in Gothic style, it was build to signify the wealth of this city. There is a Great Hall inside this building (which is a must visit) where you can see important incidents in the history of Manchester through twelve paintings. The Town Hall also has a mosaic of the Manchester Bee, which signifies hard work and dedication - something that the city lives up to.

When in Manchester, you must pay a visit to the Central Library and Theatre. The Central Library and Theatre is the largest local library in Britain. The theatre is in the basement. Also there is the gigantic Big Wheel, which is an observation wheel situated in Exchange Square. Along with them, Manchester also has many museums (like museum of science and industry and Imperial War Museum North) and Manchester Art Gallery and other galleries that make great tourist destinations. The Lowry in Manchester is also a must visit.

The night life is also quite interesting in Manchester and will never allow you to get bored. Some of the swankiest pubs and night clubs are situated in this city. You can not afford to not visit them when you are in Manchester. Cafe Hard Rock and Men Arena are just two of the multiple favourite destinations here. There are many interesting - the trick is to get a good guide which will inform you about all the hot destinations.

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