Liverpool is a major city which lies on the eastern side of the Mersey in north-eastern England. This historic city has several UNESCO World Heritage Sites within its borders. Tourism is a major part of the city's economy and the natural friendliness and exhuberance of Liverpudlians ensures a warm welcome. Famous for the Beatles, Liverpool is considered the world capital of pop.
The city has more than its share of museums, galleries and theatres, as well as a large number of tourist attractions. If this is your first visit, taking a tour of the main city hot spots on a hop-on hop-off bus will help you familiarise yourself with the layout of the city and give you an insight into the attractions. Take a Magical Mystery Tour which leaves from the Albert Dock and takes you to places frequented by the Beatles, and to Penny Lane and Strawberry Fields. Visit McCartney and Lennon childhood homes, now National Trust properties.
The Albert Dock from 1846, fell into disrepair in the seventies only to be renovated in 1988 and is now a top heritage attraction. The dock has several museums and galleries, and many restaurants and cafes. The largest cathedral in Britain is the Liverpool RC cathedral with a length of over six hundred feet. Liverpool football fans can take a tour of the Anfield ground; golf fans can visit the Royal Birkdale course in Southport, the Royal Liverpool in Hoylake and the Wallasey Golf Club in the Wirral; racing fans can visit Aintree, home to the world famous Grand National. Liverpool is blessed with many open spaces including a lovely coast line.
Parks include Sefton Park, two hundred acres of green space with many events scheduled throughout the year; Stanley Park with lakes and a victorian conservatory; southport has the Botanic Gardens; Hilbre Islands nature reserve is ideal for bird watching. In Liverpool, you can combine cultural visits with enjoyment of the great outdoors.
Liverpool has a wide range of accommodation from five star hotels to inns, guest houses and B&Bs. For budget accommodation try a hostel with en suite rooms. Whatever you choose, we'll find you the best value. The city offers a huge variety of restaurants, cafes, traditional pubs and fast foods. You'll find the best of British food alongside international cuisine. All tastes and budgets are satisfied. Nightlife pleases on many fronts with lively clubs, comedy venues and dance bars, as well as relaxed and romantic venues. Shoppers can enjoy the retail centres, the boutique arcades and the farmer's markets.
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