Most scenic train journeys in the UK
Most Scenic Train Journeys in the UK

Going on a city break is exciting: a new city, new things to explore and see. Rather than waiting for the fun to begin when you get to your destination, why not start your adventure while you're still on your way? Take the train and...

Inside Scoop: Dusit Residences, Hotels and Resorts

Here at Citybase, we know our apartments so we can find the perfect match for you. We pride ourselves on the fact we visit them regularly ourselves and that we work closely with our partners to know our properties well. This week Citybase welcomed Olivia...

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Citybase Apartments: A girls’ weekend in Liverpool

In the latest of Citybase Apartments’ tried and tested series, our very own ‘Fab Four’ - aka Jayne Parry, Rosin Hine, Claudia Richardson and Lynnette Davies from Citybase and SilverDoor's Lancaster office - enjoy a girls' weekend in Liverpool sightseeing, shopping and relaxing in a...

Inside Scoop: La Reserve Aparthotel in Manchester

In the first of our Citybase partner mini-interviews, we chat about Manchester, what the city has to offer travellers, life after Brexit, and what the future might hold for serviced apartments with Ajith Hettiarachchi, Katia Even and Hannah Birch from La Reserve Aparthotel in Manchester....

Cardiff with Kids Come Rain or Shine

The Welsh capital is a great city break destination and is Citybase’s sixth most popular city in the UK. Having gone through major redevelopment in recent years, Cardiff has a lot to offer any visitor and these are our top picks for visiting Cardiff with...

27 Facts about Cardiff that Might Surprise You

Nestled in beautiful Wales and one of Europe’s youngest capital cities, Cardiff has plenty of attitude. From amazing attractions to radical sports, it is the perfect destination for a city break. Here are 27 facts about Cardiff that might surprise you. Travel Stats 1. Cardiff is the...

The Best Alternative Attractions in Europe [Infographic]

We all know the ‘must do’ attractions in Europe which everybody from your nan to your hairdresser is telling you to visit. And while we can’t deny the beauty of the Roman Colosseum or the great views from the top of the Eiffel Tower, there has...

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...

Most visited cities in the UK
Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the UK

Millions of visitors travel to and around the UK every year and according to Visit Britain every corner of our beautiful islands are visited. Whether you are a British or international tourist, there is indeed plenty to see and do in the UK. If you...

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The Ultimate Guide To Travelling As A Couple [Infographic]

Traveling with your partner is a great way to experience new things together and strengthen your bond. Whether you’re simply going on a holiday or are packing your bags and heading off around the world, it’s wonderful to have someone you love there with you.  It’s...

Facts about Newcastle
34 Facts about Newcastle that Might Surprise You

Famous for its nightlife and Geordie accent, this vibrant city is one of our top city break destinations in the UK and one we would highly recommend. While its party persona needs no introduction, here are some facts about Newcastle that might surprise you. NEWCASTLE TRAVEL...