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Where to Spend Christmas in the UK

It's the most wonderful time of the year, but as the holidays draw closer and the trees go up we are all wondering where to spend this Christmas. Over 23% of Brits have spent Christmas abroad with Dubai being named the most popular destination for...

The European Football Stadium Tour Index

Football fans are known for being passionate about their sport, and they will immerse themselves in everything to do with their favourite team. One thing that has become particularly popular with fans are stadium tours, which allow you to get a behind-the-scenes look at the home...

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The 22 Best Milan Italy Images

Milan, Italy, is a hub of international high-end fashion, business, and design. Renowned for its elegance and spectacular architecture, Milan is a sensational city that is brimming with underrated beauty. Milan in pictures only gives you a brief idea of how breathtaking this city can...

Europe’s Most Instagrammed City Break Destinations

Europe is full of beautiful cities to explore, with many destinations making popular choices for those who love a good city break. But which are the most popular with those who love to share their holiday snaps on Instagram? We thought we’d take a look at...

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Restaurant Review: Hawksmoor Edinburgh

Four hungry Citybasers visit Edinburgh’s newest restaurant The Hawksmoor. Our resident foodie Victoria Jackson reports Hawksmoor Edinburgh Established in 2006, The Hawksmoor is the brainchild of Will Beckett and Huw Gott, two friends who cut their teeth in the east London bar scene and decided to turn...

The Great British City Off

The Great British Bake Off has hit our screens for the ninth season. Last year, The Great British Bake Off 2017 saw Bake Off Winner Sophie Faldo win with her signature multi-layered entremet which was suitably nicknamed "Ode to the Honey Bee". While we were...

Tried and Tested: London

This month our Citybase tried and tested travellers paid a visit to Britain's glorious capital city, London: Our Citybase travellers to London this month were Grace Tebbutt, Digital Marketing Assistant, who went as part of our video-shoot, Head Partner Account Manager - EMEA, Kurtis Murphy who went...

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Manchester Bee Trail: To Bee or Not to Bee

This month, we were buzzing with excitement as we went to Manchester to find the bees that have now made this northern city home. We knew people had BEEn BEEfore us, and they had given us unBEElievable reviews. So, we decided to see for ourselves...

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Unusual Destinations And Magical Apartment Names

Once upon a time, the people of Citybase Apartments found a wonderful array of fantastical names of destinations, serviced apartments, and attractions. Here are unusual destinations and magical apartment names that should definitely be on your to-do list. Pamukkale Pamukkale or Cotton Castle is a naturally made...

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Milan Fashion Week Guide September 2018

Milan Fashion Week 2018 Beginning:  Wednesday 19th September End:  Tuesday 25th September From Emporio Armani to Cividini, this year  the Milan fashion week is set to be one of the best and biggest. As the collections hit the runway we have brought you the top events, dates for...

Revealed: The Best Cities In The World For Foodies

If you love to combine your love of food with your wanderlust, you’re spoilt for choice, with cities across the world upping their culinary game to try and attract the growing number of ‘food tourists’ to their restaurants, cafés, bakeries and delis. We’ve set out to...

Ranked: The Best Day Trips Within an Hour of London

You could spend weeks in London and still keep finding new things to do, but as much as we love the capital, if you want a change of scenery during your visit there are also plenty of great day trips. While you could head further out...

The UK’s Most Accessible Cities

In mid-July, a call was made for major UK airports such as London Gatwick, London Stansted, Birmingham and Manchester to improve their accessibility standards and meet the huge demand in assistance requests. It has been revealed that there are around three million requests for assistance...

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Citybase Recommends: Our Video Shoot Locations

In July 2018, the Citybase Marketing team headed to three different locations to shoot our homepage video. We brought you social media take overs, behind the scenes action, and will be unveiling the video itself later this year. From Amsterdam to Edinburgh and then on...

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Tried and Tested: Amsterdam

This month our Citybase travellers were in the fun-loving and picturesque city of Amsterdam: Our Citybase travellers to Amsterdam this month were Victoria Jackson, Marketing and Communications Manager at Citybase Apartments, who was our solo traveller, Head Partner Account Manager - EMEA, Kurtis Murphy who went on business,...

8 Free Things To Do In Milan

Milan is world renowned for haute couture and haute cusine, but you don't have to blow a budget if you are staying in this magnificent city. From museums to castles there are plenty of free things to do in Milan to keep anyone entertained. Citybase...

The Best Value 2018 European Music Festivals

Festival season is now in full swing, and every summer you can be sure that there will be an abundance of festivals for music fans to choose from, no matter what genres you prefer. With some of the biggest names in music billed to headline, festivals...

15 Things City Pickpockets Don’t Want You To Know

When you’re travelling, it’s important to be aware that cunning pickpockets could be watching you and sizing up how much of an easy target you are. Keep your belongings safe, and make a note of the following points that will help you to better understand how...