birmingham area guide
Birmingham Area Guide

Did you know that Birmingham has more canals than Venice? This city is full of surprises, hidden gems, and a wonderful array of tourist attractions and sights for you to sink your teeth into during your city break. From stepping back in time at the...

Behind the Scenes of the Citybase Apartments Homepage Video

The making of the Citybase Apartments homepage video In early 2018, Citybase Apartments’ marketing team began a project to write, produce, direct, cast and shoot a video for the homepage of our website. Here, Marketing Communications Manager Victoria Jackson and Videographer Nathan Dale give their insight...

Free Things to do in Birmingham
20 Free Things to Do in Birmingham

Birmingham might not sound like a hot destination for tourism, but don't let first impressions fool you. There is a lot of cool things you can to do in the city from shopping to nights out. Some of them won't even cost you a penny!...

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The 16 Best Things To Do In Dublin

Dublin is well-known for its extravagant nights out, the Guinness Storehouse, and Temple Bar, but how much more does Dublin have to offer? A lot more. Dublin offers guests numerous locations where travelling through time is seemingly possible, it offers tours where you get to...

Where to stay in London
Where to Stay in London

Are you planning a trip to the capital and wondering where to stay in London? Well you don’t have to look any further. Not only is London brimming with an array of serviced apartments but is also jam-packed with many diverse districts that offer unique...

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5 Reasons To Visit Leeds

Leeds is more than just a city. Leeds offers an abundance of attractions, quirky independent stores, and historic sites to choose from while you are in the city. We have come up with the five best reasons to visit Leeds:         1. Shopping...

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The Top Ten Museums and Galleries in Glasgow

Glasgow is well known for its culture and rich history as a maritime centre and as a result, this Scottish city is home to many museums, galleries, and stunning landmarks dedicated to preserving its past. Don't worry though, we have hand-picked the ten best museums,...

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The Top Ten Venues In Glasgow

Glasgow is full of live music venues, concerts, and local up and comers. During your stay in Glasgow, you will find there is always something going on to interest everyone. To help you find the best bands and performances, we have put the top ten...

Food in Glasgow
The Top 10 Places To Eat In Glasgow

Glasgow is a hub of late-night cafes, gourmet restaurants, and delicious delicacies, but when it comes to choosing where to eat in Glasgow it can be tricky with so much choice. We have gone the extra mile and picked out the top ten best places...

Things To Do On Easter Weekend 2019

With so many things to do over the Easter weekend you don't have to sit around eating as much chocolate as you can handle (although that is always a great thing to do). No matter which city you have chosen to spend your Easter holidays...

Family City Breaks
The 7 best city breaks for families and why

  A family city break can be a great way of spending some quality time together.  Whatever age your little (or not so little) ones are it’s a great chance to escape from everyday life for a few days and to enjoy exploring a new place,...

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The Top 21 Free Things To Do In London

London is on most people’s bucket list and with so much to see and do it can sometimes pull at the purse strings. However, London doesn’t have to be expensive, in fact, it is one of the top cities in the world for having free...

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Win a two-night stay in Amsterdam, Edinburgh or London

Amsterdam, Edinburgh or London? You decide!  You've seen the trailers, you've watched the premiere, now you can follow in the footsteps of our cast and crew, as we are giving away a city break for two to one of the three beautiful locations featured in our...

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Milan Fashion Week Guide February 2019

Milan Fashion Week Guide 2019 Beginning:  Tuesday 19th February End:  Monday 25th February From Gucci to Versace, this year the Milan fashion week is set to be full of bold style and glamour. As the collections hit the runway we have brought you the top events, dates for your...

Glasgow
The Saints and Sinners’ Guide To Glasgow

A guide to Glasgow -  for the new you? For many, the start of the year marks a fresh beginning, a good time to better yourself, improve your lifestyle, and make healthier choices. Whether you want to try dry January, March Detox, a new fitness regime,...

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The Best Destinations to Travel to in 2019

It seems like yesterday we were thinking about the top destinations to travel to in 2018, and whilst we saw cities like Birmingham, Glasgow, and Manchester hit the list for the most popular cities in the UK for 2018; we are now looking to see...

26 Things you didn’t know about Glasgow

Set on the River Clyde in the West of Scotland, Glasgow is fast becoming one of our most popular city break destinations. With a rich history and offering so much to see and do it is easy to see why, but how well do you...

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Our Most Popular Serviced Apartments Of 2018

As 2018 draws to a close we have evaluated all of our serviced apartments to see which have been the best and which ones you have loved to stay in. The most popular apartments of 2018 have been found: La Reserve Aparthotel These stunning and spacious apartments...

Glasgow Hogmanay
The Ultimate Guide To Hogmanay

Hogmanay (pronounced Hog-Muh-Nay) is what the Scottish call New Year’s Eve, or the last day of the year. It is, for many, the biggest celebration of the year and around that time of year, Scotland becomes a place full of events, fireworks, and performances. This...