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Zhao
Aug 31st, 2009, 06:11 AM
Hi guys n gals,

I am planning a 10 day stay in Manchester but i have no idea how to plan the itinery.

Any interesting suggestions? pls share them here

Monica_Rules
Aug 31st, 2009, 10:12 AM
Depends what you'd like to do.

There are 3 theatres showing different types of shows, The Opera House, The Palace Theatre and then the Lowry centre. Theres quite a few museums and art galleries dotted around the place. Theres a good museum in the uni campus lots of good biological stuff if you're into that.

Pleanty of shops for shopping and bars and stuff if you like drinking.

spiceboy
Aug 31st, 2009, 11:49 AM
10 days in Manchester? Suggestions?

Take a Virgin Train down to London your 3rd/4th day there :help:

Zhao
Aug 31st, 2009, 04:17 PM
how long does it take to go from Manchester to London by train?

Keegan
Aug 31st, 2009, 05:06 PM
Not more than 2 hours I believe.
If you're in the North, you should go to York. York is a nice city :).
I think you catch the Manchester Airport - Scarborough train from either the Airport or Manchester Picadilly.

Monica_Rules
Aug 31st, 2009, 05:50 PM
I think its around 2 to 2 and a half hours to London.

I've lived in Manchester for 5 years on and off for Uni and i really like it. London on the other hand is horrible, too big.

!<blocparty>!
Aug 31st, 2009, 09:42 PM
10 days in Manchester? Suggestions?

Take a Virgin Train down to London your 3rd/4th day there :help:

:tape:

Alt: Buy a gun. Put yourself out of your own misery after 12 hours.

Noctis
Sep 1st, 2009, 04:40 AM
Well i lived there for 3 years.
City center have like shops very posh shops,tall buildings China town
you staying in a hotel?
Or trafford centre a great place to go cinema laser quest arcade other shops.
people is very nice and high class

Expat
Sep 1st, 2009, 04:57 AM
what the fuck does one do for 10 days in manchester? its such a horrible place.
take the fastest train to london or even further to paris and spend of the rest of the time there.

Halardfan
Sep 1st, 2009, 06:16 AM
Try to get a ticket for the greatest football team on earth, Manchester City!

There are also beautiful National parks within daytrip distance, (Peak District, Lake District) maybe go on a guided tour? Liverpool would be worth a daytrip too...