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Master Mixology: Cocktail Culture in Manchester

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited August

Master Mixology: Cocktail Culture in ManchesterManchester is well known for its inimitable nightlife, but over the past few years the local bar scene has undergone something of a transformation. With the arrival of a fresh, young generation of master mixologists has come a whole host of new cocktail bars, each with a drinks menu more impressive than the next.

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Tips From 35,000 Feet: See Manchester like a Mancunian

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited March 2013

Tips From 35,000 Feet: ManchesterWe always get excited about touching down in the UK’s Second City, and there’s no better way in our opinion to get a feel for its spirit than by checking into the Malmaison Manchester. Not only is it just a stone’s throw away from the retail paradises of King Street and St Ann’s Square, but also its rooms are just oozing with stylish comfort.

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Manchester Movies: Showing off in the Sun

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited March 2013

Inspirational Manchester Videos

As a centre of culture, music, sport and architecture, Manchester is a filmmaker’s dream. The local Mancunians are especially proud of their fair city, and the opportunity to catch it in the sunshine is never passed up. We think that, put together, these videos capture the complex vibe of Manchester and its people.

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Once in a Lifetime: Unforgettable Moments in Manchester

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited August

Once in a Lifetime: Manchester

Manchester never fails to surprise us, and, as the city that split the atom, nor should it really. Home to some of the UK’s most iconic institutions and icons, its innovation and ideas reverberate worldwide. These experiences will ensure you see the best that the city has to offer, as well as providing some truly unforgettable memories.

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Tips from 35,000 Feet: Enjoy London like a Local

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited August

Tips from 35,000 Feet: London

As our home metropolis, London is of course a favourite with all of our Virgin staff. The local cabin crew give a few of their insider tips for the best of the city's hotspots - from the hottest restauarnats to the most happening bars.

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Insider Interview: Mark Hix, London's Hottest Foodie

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited August

Insider Interview London: Mark Hix

Celebrated chef, food writer and renowned restaurateur Mark Hix is known for his bold, original take on British cuisine in London. He takes some time out to give us the inside track on the London food scene and his favourite haunts and eateries in the city.

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