Stopover: Liverpool, MerseysideGet lost in music in this vibrant Northern city
Liverpool is all about the music. Don't try to fight the abundance of The Beatles memorabilia, embrace it! This city is proud of its musical heritage and it shows... absolutely everywhere. Check in to the Hotel Indigo which is in a great location, and nods to the local cotton industry booming here in the 19th Century. Stroll down to the Mersey riverside and immerse yourself in the British Music Experience, which showcases everything from Bowie to The Beatles, Blur, Adele and even The X Factor. For a laid-back bite to eat, head to the Baltic Market in a former Victorian brewery, where you'll find the best local street food stalls (they change every month), along with communal tables and live music. End your the night at The Cavern. Yes, it may be full of tourists, but who cares because this is the birthplace of The Beatles! Live music every night and a wonderful atmosphere.