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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...

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...

What Is $100 Actually Worth Around The World

Obviously $100 is still worth $100 no matter which currency you convert it into, but that $100 can give you a lot more bang for your buck depending on where in the world you are. We’ve looked at Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) rates from the World...

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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...

Revealed: The Most Instagrammable European Tourist Attractions

Millions of people from around the world regularly flock to Europe to experience its cultural landmarks and epic natural beauty. But have you really visited somewhere if you haven’t spammed all of your friends' Instagram feeds with envy-inducing snaps of your travels? Europe is full of Instagrammable...

The Great British Staycation Index

It's official. Staycations are on the rise with an increasing number of Brits choosing to stay in the UK for their holidays rather than jetting off abroad. However, where is the best city to head to? Whether you're heading away for a long weekend of full week,...

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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...

Britain’s Greatest Shopping Streets

By Anton Constantinou Britain’s high streets are the talk of the town right now. Famous stores are slowly disappearing due to profit losses and the rise of online shopping. Already this year we’ve seen the loss of Toys R Us and Maplin, with House of Fraser...

Take The ‘Britain or Abroad’ Challenge…

When you think of going on holiday, you may think of jetting off to beautiful places like Greece, Italy or maybe even Australia. But, with so many stunning places to see in the UK, you can more or less enjoy a tropical holiday without ever...

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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...