Manchester lies 260 km north of London. It is a city well-known for sport, in particular for its two football clubs, Manchester City and Manchester United. Manchester is above all a dynamic cultural hub where tourists will have no trouble keeping busy!
Capital : London
Language : English
Currency : Pound Sterling
Time difference : 1 hour, it is always one hour later in the UK than in France
Climate : Mild with regular light rainfall all year
To do and see
- Have a ride and admire the view on the Wheel of Manchester.
- Visit the Museum of Science and Industry.
- Stroll around the Northern Quarter, a hotbed of alternative culture where the redbrick facades have been transformed into works of art.
- Get some retail therapy at Manchester Arndale.
Metroshuttle electric buses run on three routes and cover the major part of the city seven days a week until around 7pm. (free Wi-Fi on board)