The World’s Greenest Cities

Cities around the world are going green. What with all the plastic concerns and fears about global warming, more and more nations are turning to renewables in a bid to reduce their carbon footprint. As many as 175 countries are already signed up to the Paris...

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Hidden Bars in Edinburgh: Us Vs. The Internet Part 2

Last week we gave you hidden bars part 1 which summed up what the internet thought the best hidden bars were in Edinburgh. Well, this week we bring you the much awaited follow up to this. Last weekend Citybase Apartments went on the road to...

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The Most Influential Dances From The Greatest Cities

Dance can be many things. Dance can be an escape, an expression, an art, and a passion. It can tell many stories, and influence cultures across the globe. It has always been part of our history, so here at Citybase we wanted to know where...

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Hidden Bars in Edinburgh: Us Vs. The Internet

Edinburgh has long been a hotspot for tourism, whether it’s a weekend city break, staycation, or relocation to the area. This Scottish Capital has it all with its incredible historic sites, such as Edinburgh Castle, which has long been the focal point of many tourist...

Revealed: The UK’s Best Towns &; Cities for Vegans & Vegetarians

If vegetarianism and veganism were once considered something of a niche lifestyle choice, there’s no doubting that, these days, they’re as cool as can be. But, while there’s more vegan-friendly food in the supermarkets than ever, what are your options when you’re eating out around the...

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Top Things to do in Bristol

When planning a city break, it can be hard to decide what attractions you should see, which destinations are the best, and which are the most Instagram-friendly. Here at Citybase Apartments we want you to have the best stay possible. As a result, we have...

Can You Find The Easter Eggs Amongst The Easter Bunnies?

One of our favourite things to do at Easter is a good old fashioned Easter Egg hunt, but here’s one that you can do without even having to stand up! Springtime means that the bunnies are out enjoying themselves, but we’ve hidden three Easter Eggs in...

Staying a While: Benefits of Serviced Apartments

Looking for accommodation can be a hassle; with many options out there, the hospitality market is always growing and changing. Long-stays have even more choices, from long-stay hotels to B&Bs offering competitive rates and deals. So, what is your best option? Serviced Apartments have been around...

A Traveller’s Guide To Happiness [Infographic]

Travelling is something that a lot of us wish we did more of and it has been scientifically proven that it does actually make us happier! So, if you need any sort of excuse to finally book that trip you’ve been dreaming of for the past...

The Alternative UK University City League Table

We all know that the likes of Oxford and Cambridge regularly feature at the top of university league tables when it comes to student satisfaction and academic performance, but what about the other issues which matter to the students of today? After all, it’s important to...

Top Tips For Travelling With Pets

The UK’s adoration of cats and dogs has grown year by year, but so has our love of travel. So, what do you do when you really want to take that trip, but have your faithful four-legged friend to consider? Well, Citybase Apartments has put together...

Top 10 Late-Night Cafes and Restaurants in London

New York might be the city that never sleeps, but London isn’t far behind. Many of the capital’s bars, restaurants and gyms are open 24-hours a day, and, thanks to the night tube, it’s never been easier to get around. Just because it’s midnight, doesn’t...

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12 Money-Saving Travel Hacks You Need To Try In 2018

When it comes to travelling, we all want to save some pennies every now and again, whether it’s by bagging cheap flights or going budget with your accommodation. However, sometimes, that can be easier said than done, so we’ve found 12 money-saving travel hacks to help...

The Ultimate Home Renovation Checklist

Renovations are never straightforward. The transition from evaluating a property to adding that final lick of paint takes time, research and a lot of toing and froing. With so much to consider, it’s important that you A.) Know your budget and B.) Consult all the...

Things you will love about Covent Garden

Even though native Londoners are supposed to be a bit sneery about tourist hotspots, I am unashamedly in love with Covent Garden. My enduring relationship with London’s first ever piazza was probably partly responsible for my equally committed devotion to shopping, food and theatre. Covent Garden...

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The 10 Most Inspirational Women In Travel History

March 8th will see the world celebrate International Women's Day and, on March 11th Mothers' Day takes place in the UK. So, we have decided to celebrate women in history with this list of the 10 most inspirational women in travel. Women that have changed...

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How to Get the Most Out of Travelling Solo

Travelling solo can boost your confidence, help you face your fears and give you perspective; the most reported benefit of travelling alone. You become more independent, can figure out what works for you, what you enjoy, and how you want to live your life. You’ll...