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Edinburgh Vs. Glasgow : Where You Should Visit

  In Scotland, the rivalry between Glasgow and Edinburgh goes back over three centuries. According to academic, Robert Crawford, the inter-city rivalry began over a simple loaf of bread. In 1656, Glasgow announced that bread being produced by local bakers wasn’t good enough. Edinburgh offered to...

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28 Free Things to do in Glasgow

The biggest city in Scotland, close to all Loch Lomond has to offer, and rich in history, Glasgow makes for a great city break destination. To add the cherry on top of the cake, the city offers an array of attractions completely free of charge....

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8 Of The Best Asian Restaurants In Manchester

From beautifully created Japanese sushi platters to the delicacies of Thai cuisine, Manchester is awash with Asian restaurants including modest all-you-can-eat Chinese buffets to Vietnamese gourmet four-course meals that will cost you a small fortune. But, with so many options out there, it can be hard deciding...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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...

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...

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Going Father Than You’ve Ever Been Before

Father's Day may have  come and gone but we like to show dads some appreciation for the other 364 days too. We have taken our top three blogger dads and asked them how their experiences and travel habits have changed since becoming a father. From what...

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Tried And Tested: Liverpool

This month our Citybase travellers were in The Beatles home town, Liverpool you have been Tried and Tested: Our Citybase travellers this month were Penny McLelland, Client Account Support at Citybase Apartments, who went with her young daughter and partner. Client Account Support, Emma Lupton who went...

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How to Honeymoon like Harry and Meghan

It's nearly a month since the royal wedding of HRH Prince Harry and his beautiful wife Meghan Markle. Although the location of the honeymoon is still pretty secret, some rumours have suggested that the royal couple travelled to Canada to celebrate their marriage. Other destinations...

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The Top Things To Do In Liverpool

From the hometown of The Beatles, to a city rich in maritime history, Liverpool has been captivating tourists for years. In 2004 some of Liverpool's areas were even given UNESCO status. This bustling metropolitan city is a hub of activity, with places to see and...

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Tried and Tested: Bristol

This month our Citybase travellers were in the arty centre of the south, Bristol: Our Citybase travellers this month were Grace Tebbutt, Digital Marketing Assistant at Citybase Apartments, who went with her parents. Marketing Communications Manager, Victoria Jackson who went with her two little girls and Alison...

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The Top 10 Things To Do In Amsterdam

From galleries, museums, and beautiful architecture with well preserved 17th Century canals, there is plenty to explore in Amsterdam. This city has an impressive history with many weird and wonderful facts. Did you know, for instance that the name Amsterdam comes from the river Amstel...

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Travel Through The Ages

Whatever your age, gender or relationship status; whether you're a brilliant Baby Boomer or a confused Millennial, we all love to travel, take a break now, and escape from reality now and then. But, how do travel priorities differ across the demographics? We wanted to understand...