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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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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...

Top 5 Romantic Destinations For The Perfect Valentine’s Day

As the most romantic day of the year approaches, plenty of us will be planning an exciting treat for our partners on Valentine's Day. To help you find the right romantic weekend away for the special occasion, here at Citybase Apartments, we have put together...

Win a Romantic Valentine's Getaway
Win a Romantic Valentine’s Getaway

Hit the spot this Valentine's Day by wooing your beloved with a romantic getaway. Enter now our giveaway, to win a magical two-night stay. Romance is already in the air here at Citybase. And who doesn't like a good love story? So this Valentine’s Day, we’ve teamed...

The Ultimate Travel Bucket List [Infographic]

Travelling is one of life’s greatest pleasures. It allows us to see the beauties of the world beyond our own borders, immerse ourselves in new cultures, and experience life in ways we’ve never seen before. But, with so many destinations on offer and an increasingly accessible...

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Top Living Rooms From Around The World

A room where relaxation and socialising go hand in hand, the living room can be the most functionally diverse room in a house. From hosting parties and entertaining friends to being a bubble of warmth and cosy nights in, living rooms are an essential part of our everyday living. We’ve taken eleven of our...

The Best Cities for a Winter Holiday or Staycation

By Anton Constantinou In a toss-up between staying local and travelling aboard, many of us prefer to choose the latter, especially for a winter holiday. If it’s drizzly at home, then the temptation is to venture somewhere warm and exotic - or snowier, for that matter. On...

A Luxury London Christmas

If all you want for Christmas is a bit of luxury, look no further than London. Our capital at Christmastime is hard to beat and this festive season you will find a host of things to do, places to shop and eat for the traveller...

Visit Manchester this Autumn

Vibrant, bohemian and arty, there is always plenty to do in Manchester. From landmarks to theatres and museums, all the usual touristic attractions are on offer, but here are our highlights - all the events and sights you just don’t want miss in Manchester this...

Best London Apartments In Alternative Locations

By Anton Constantinou London has many sought after areas, but finding somewhere to stay in them can sometimes prove difficult. If people aren’t looking for apartments near train stations, then they’re hunting down places with the best bars, restaurants and sightseeing activities. But it’s not all...

24 hours in Manchester

In the latest of our Citybase Tried and Tested series, our intrepid travellers spend 24 hours in Manchester. A wise Mancunian philosopher* once said “Manchester’s got everything except a beach” and we think that sums up this colourful, irreverent, music- and sports-mad city quite nicely....

Unmissable Free Things to do in Paris
16 Unmissable Free Things to do in Paris

There is so much to do in The City of Light, you could spend months researching your city break. So we've done the hard work for you with our handy list of highlights. As with many of our favourite European capitals there are also ample...

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London Shopping Guide

You don’t need to be a fashionista to know London is one of the top fashion capitals of the world. From its British style, home-grown designers and globally famous biannual London Fashion Week, if you love fashion, you will love London. Find your sweet spot...

Famous Love Story Destinations
Famous Love Story Destinations

From Fifty Shades to Twilight, romantic stories have stirred emotions and featured in blockbuster and bestseller lists for as long as we've been putting pen to paper. They might have you reaching for the tissues believing love conquers all, or leave you cold. But, love or...

Free Things to do in Edinburgh
29 Free Things to do in Edinburgh

One of the most dynamic cities in the UK and home to month-long cultural festivals, the Scottish capital is an amazing city break destination. And the best of it? You will not only be spoiled for choice on what to do, but there are also...

Free Things to do in Birmingham
21 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!...

What to do in Manchester in 48 Hours

Vibrant, dynamic and having great train and airport connections, Manchester is the ideal city break for a weekend or just for one day. But with such short time to explore it’s important to prioritise what you see, so you get a real taste of the...

33 Free things to do in Manchester

If you are thinking of visiting Manchester but are on a tight budget then fear not - we have put together a list of the best free things to do in this northern metropolis that won't cost you a penny! With a rich industrial heritage, iconic music scene...