Liverpool: How to spend your time in the city

The Liverpool international music festival returns this weekend, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome back this wonderful event! Taking place all over the city, this is a great time to visit Liverpool, not only to take part in the festival but also gives you the chance to explore the city. Liverpool is a fantastic city to visit as it has so much to offer you. Whether you are planning on coming this weekend or in the future, why not read on to see what Liverpool has for you.

This weekend we see the Liverpool international festival return for another exciting year of music and events. Taking place in Sefton Park and smaller events in the main city centre, the LIMF festival will be an event not to missed. Starting from Friday 22nd August, Liverpool will be host to a variety of bands, artists, and musicians showcasing their music ad talent during this four day event. Friday will welcome the Philharmonic orchestra to the main stage of Sefton Park, an event that drew in a wonderful crowd last year to excellent reviews. Not only is this a fantastic way to kick off the festival but a truly wonderful event that you will not want to miss! The remainder of the weekend will welcome a variety of artists to the stage such as Shaggy, Foxes, Neon Jungle, Hoosiers and so many more!

Where to eat and drink:
Not only does Liverpool offer some wonderful music and events, but the quality of restaurants and bars is also amazing. There is a constant flow of new and exciting restaurants to try, whilst the very best of Liverpool remain a staple part of the city. Listed below are just some of the excellent restaurants the city offers:

Located within the open air shopping centre, Liverpool ONE this is a perfect setting for a wonderful meal. Whether you enjoy a meal after a day of shopping, or simply as a celebration, this is a gorgeous Thai restaurant with excellent service and a delightful menu to indulge in. Not only is the restaurant and food of high quality but the restaurant is also home to Palm sugar, a luxurious bar that has a cocktail lounge atmosphere and a stunning 15 metre long granite bar.

This is a brand new restaurant recently opened in Liverpool One. Located next to the Hilton hotel, Bills is a welcome addition to Liverpool with a refreshing menu, not only for dinner but breakfast as well. If you find yourself hitting the streets of Liverpool to shop early, why not visit Bills!

Matou is a modern pan Asian restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge. It is located in a privileged position overlooking the vibrant dock waterfront area of Liverpool, with stunning views from the outside seating area. Matou provides the ultimate in fine dining merging dishes from the Far East including Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Japan, China and includes a tempting selection of signature fusion dishes.

What to do:
As mentioned Liverpool One is home to a great deal of restaurants, bars, shopping and entertainment for the whole family! Liverpool one is not short of things to do from the Odeon cinema, crazy golf and Chavasse park you will not be short of ideas. Currently Chavasse Park has adapted to become a beach for the summer; next we will see the return of the ice bar during winter to truly put you in the Christmas spirit. Not only this, but the shops on offer at Liverpool one and the met quarter have something for everyone. Liverpool one offers Mango, Zara, John Lewis, Body Shop, Sports Direct and so many more! With all of these amazing shops in the heart of the city, you will have plenty to do during your stay.

So if you are thinking of heading to Liverpool, why not book a serviced apartment in Liverpool with us and we will make sure your stay is unforgettable.