Take a tour of Manchester Cathedral

As one of the oldest buildings in the city, Manchester Cathedral has an abundance of history dating back to the 13th century. There are official tours that you can arrange and find out in more detail about the building’s past, or just take a look around the building and appreciate this stunning architecture that dates back hundreds of years.

Retail therapy - whatever your budget

If you’re looking for the ultimate shopping experience, Manchester has it all. With so many places to choose from, you won’t be disappointed. Shop all the high street retailers at the Arndale Centre or take a walk down the luxurious King Street or upmarket Exchange Square and enjoy a spot of window shopping. If you don’t mind heading further out, take a trip to the Trafford Centre where you’ll find endless shops and places to eat under one roof, and it’s less than 20 minutes away.

Great transport links across the country

Being one of the busiest cities in the UK, Manchester has a vast amount of transport to get you around the city, and is well connected to Leeds, Birmingham and Sheffield. You can even get to London in just over two hours.

Planning a trip to Manchester Cathedral? Travelodge Manchester Central Arena Hotel is only half a mile away, or why not try Travelodge Manchester Trafford Park Hotel which is only a 20-minute drive.