Manchester

Manchester is a vibrant, post-industrial gem at the heart of . The city that used to be nicknamed 'Cottonopolis' has hung up its clogs and, thanks to successive regeneration projects, is now a major centre for culture and commerce; seen by many as the capital of the north of , and sometime regarded as England's second city.
Photo: Daniel Nisbet, CC BY 2.0.

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is one of the busiest and largest airports in Europe. Photo: techboy t, CC BY 2.0.

This covers the area in central Manchester north of Piccadilly Gardens and east of Bridge St and Princess St, served by Victoria railway station. Photo: Nicholasjf21, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the area in Manchester bounded by the A57, Oxford Road, and the A62. Photo: David Dixon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Corridor is in the south of Manchester. Photo: francisco osorio, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The City of Manchester Stadium in Manchester, England, currently known as the for… is situated 2 miles east of Manchester. Photo: LiamUK, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadium
The is an indoor arena in Manchester, England, immediately north of the and partly above in air rights space. Photo: Rob Sinclair, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Museum
, formerly Manchester City Art Gallery, is a publicly owned art museum on Mosley Street in . Photo: David Dixon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Museum
The is England's national museum of football. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Destinations

covers the area in central Manchester west of Quay St, Peter St, and Oxford St. Photo: adambruderer, CC BY 2.0.

covers the four areas of Salford Quays, Trafford Wharf, Old Trafford and Trafford Centre to the west of Manchester city centre. Photo: flashcurd, CC BY 2.0.

covers the area in central Manchester north of Castlefield, east of Quay St and Peter St and west of St Peter's Square. Photo: dalvenjah, CC BY-SA 2.0.

covers the south of Manchester as far south as the M60. Photo: adambruderer, CC BY 2.0.

is the area of Manchester north of the centre bounded by the M60, the A6, and A57. Photo: Mike Peel, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a city in in northwest England, separated from the City of Manchester by a loop of the River Irwell. Photo: Craig Sunter, CC BY 2.0.

Town
is a town in Tameside, , England, 4.1 miles east… is situated 4 miles east of Manchester. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Suburb
is an inner-city area of Manchester, England, about two miles south of the . is situated 2½ miles southeast of Manchester.

Manchester

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