family friendly serviced apartments
Top Family Friendly Serviced Apartments

Whether you travel by air, train or car, being on the move with children can at times be a challenging experience. Fortunately, this doesn’t have to continue when you get to your destination. For families, serviced apartments offer not only amazing value for money, but...

Visit Scotland: everything you need to know about Going Scottish

Brave, Braveheart, Highlander… Take your pick, there are many films inspired by the mysteries of Scotland. Famous for its breath-taking scenery, strong traditions and fiery party-loving people, the home of many legends will certainly spark your imagination too. This is your guide to going Scottish...

Win a city break in Manchester
Win a City Break in Manchester

Feeling the pinch in January and dreading the emotional low point of Blue Monday? Not on our watch, you won't! Here at Citybase we don't believe January is blue. We actually think is the colour of the food and the culture you taste on your city break....

Luxury London - The Royal Lifestyle
Luxury London: The Royal Lifestyle

As well as the British Royal Family, over two hundred thousand millionaires and over forty billionaires have made London their home, making the British capital the city with the third most millionaires in the world and the fifth most billionaires. With such crème de la...

12 Days of Christmas
How to Survive the 12 Days of Christmas

Christmas is a time to relax and enjoy the company of loved ones. But if your Christmas is anything like our staff’s… the dog will go on the run with the turkey, someone will drop the glass bauble that was a family heirloom, Trivia Pursuit...

Facts about Birmingham
27 Facts about Birmingham that Might Surprise You

If you're choosing a city break destination, Birmingham might be your unassuming hero. Best known for its bustling business, industrial background and hardworking ethics, the second biggest city in the UK also has a fun and playful side full of arts, music, culture and entertainment,...

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!...

How Much Would It Cost to Go to Hogwarts? [Infographic]

Although it has been years since the last film and even longer since the last book, the world is as mad about Harry Potter as it has ever been. With the spinoff films hitting screens and the wildly successful stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed...

15 Of The Most Haunted Places On Earth [Infographic]

For those who believe that the spirits of the dead can remain trapped in our world, reports of paranormal activity will either be fascinating or terrifying. With so many places steeped in gruesome history, tales abound of the terrible fates suffered by poor souls who now...

Around The World In 21 Craft Gins [Infographic]

When it comes to gin, most of us probably don’t ever stray too far from the usual (Gordon’s, Beefeater, Bombay Sapphire etc. etc.), but just as the world seems to be in the midst of a craft beer revolution, there’s also a plethora of great...