Liverpool has attractions littered throughout the city and more museums and galleries than any other UK city outside of the capital, added with a big dusting of its infamous warm welcome
The blank pages of a diary for the year ahead is the perfect time for planning more great memories to be had and in the dreary month of January the thought on many peoples’ minds is where to escape to this year.
While dreams might be filled of exotic destinations across far away shores, it’s easy to forget just how much is on offer within a few hours’ drive.
For the past few years I have made it my mission to explore some of the UK’s best cities which are perfect for long weekend breaks away from the normal realities of life, but still with that feeling of familiarity.
Having done London and Manchester, the next obvious choice seemed Liverpool – not just because of its rich history but its huge musical heritage which has shaped the sounds of today. And being a Beatles fan, what better place to go than to emerge yourself in the hometown where it all began?