1 People’s History Museum

Manchester’s national museum tells the story behind the forces that have shaped human history and the modern world.

2 Manchester’s Northern Quarter

Lose yourself in chic shops, café-bars and happening music venues in this vibrant warehouse district.

3 City walls, Chester

The handsome old town of Chester is best surveyed from the heights of its Roman walls.

4 Crosby Beach, Liverpool

Home to Antony Gormley’s eerie life-size cast iron statues, which disappear at high tide.

5 Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Bright, bawdy and brash, Britain’s cheekiest resort is constantly reinventing itself.

6 Lancaster Castle

From the dungeons to the ornate courtrooms, the castle is a historical tour-de-force.

7 Sunset across Morecambe Bay

Drink in one of the country’s finest sunsets at the bar in the Art Deco Midland Hotel.

8 Sea-kayaking, the Calf of Man

Taking to the water in a kayak allows you to view local seal colonies, seabirds, and the Isle of Man’s stunning rugged coast from a unique perspective.

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