Most Indians would know Manchester for its passion for soccer! However, you must get under the skin of the city and explore it yourself to know what it can offer to an experimental traveller. Whether it’s swaying to alive band performance by the likes of Oasis, Joy Division and the Stone Roses,attending an international festival or witnessing a major football match,there’s a crazy variety of things to do in Manchester at all times. In fact,the buzz of the place is so contagious that you’d want to stay out all night, exploring its vibrant food and drink scene. The city’ several new independent bars and restaurants play cutting-edge live music and serve everything from sushi, baos and pizzas to fish and chips and steaks! What gives Manchester its true character is its diversity and the multicultural population. More than 200 languages are spoken in the city-that proudly houses a Chinatown, a gay village as well as a Curry Mile that infamous for its fantastic wealth of South Asian (Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan and Bangladeshi) restaurants outside the Indian subcontinent.Energetic, entrancing and individual, Manchester is definitely worth a few days of exploration.
DID YOU KNOW? Manchester is a city of many firsts. This is where atom was first split, world’s first passanger railway was opened and where the modern computer was invented. It’s also the birthplace of vegetarianism!Read more