Famous Manchester Architecture

For any visitor with an interest in architecture, or simply an inquisitive eye, Manchester has some unbelievable buildings and heritage sites. From historic places to 21st Century skyscrapers, you will find a myriad of different eras and styles...

Romantic Things to do in Manchester

Is there any better way to discover, or rediscover, a city than with the one you love? Each of us has our own idea of romance, but it’s safe to say that Manchester has something for all tastes. Forget the “grim up north” clichés and a ...

Things to do with kids in Manchester this summer

With the summer holidays looming, youngsters are already getting excited about  time off and fun days out in Manchester. Luckily for parents, the city offers stacks of great events and activities for children. Most of our options below are within...

Manchester International Festival 2015

It might still be a few weeks away, but Manchester International Festival tickets for 2015 are already shifting in what promises to be an outstanding event. For those yet to enjoy this great celebration of culture and the arts, you could hardly...

Seriously Funny: The best in Manchester Comedy

It’s no secret that Manchester is a great place for wit and humour,  whether the subject is football, music or politics. The banter between Mancunians and Scousers alone is the stuff of legend. These days the Northwest comedy scene has...

How to Choose Your Wedding Venue

How to Choose Your Wedding Venue  Of all the decisions you make in your life, your choice of wedding venue can be one of the trickiest. Part of the reason is that it is something you will hopefully only do once, unless you’re a slightly...

Christmas Cooking Tips

Here are our top cooking tips for Christmas: 1. A Juicy Roast: Ample fat will help prevent the meat from drying out during cooking:  rubbing generously with butter will help here. Covering in bacon is another favourite method, but the...

Our Manchester Hotel History and area…

The Place ApartHotel has a fascinating story within Manchester’s History. Let us take you through it… Around the turn of the 19th century, Manchester began expanding at an astonishing rate, due to the boom in textile manufacture during ...

Top 5 Bars with a Club Vibe

Manchester is the perfect place to cut loose, and enjoy your weekend. But don’t crawl from dull pub, to an even duller bar looking for a great atmosphere. We have picked some of the favourite bars with a club vibe, so you can put your dancing...

Top 5 Places to Brunch in Manchester

So you have had a great night out, and are in dire need for some delicious brunch options. Perhaps you just fancy a nice light lunch with the family. There are so many place to brunch in Manchester, so here are some of the favourites. Dig in until...

Top 10 Things to do in Manchester

With so many things to do in Manchester, you will never be bored! We have picked out some of our favourite Places to visit while you stay with us at one of the best Hotels in Manchester, The Place ApartHotel. Have a look…  Play Factore&...

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