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/ Manchester - Perfectly Placed

Renowned for its cultural heritage, this is a city that has always been synonymous with shaping the latest trends.

Retail therapy

Manchester is a shopper’s paradise. From the fashion boutiques of King Street to the famous brands based around the revamped Exchange Square, there is something to suit every taste.

Right on the threshold of The Hallmark are some of the best small-name stores in town. Whole Saturdays can be spent wandering Affleck’s Palace and the resurgence of vinyl is well represented too, with five of the best record stores in the North West within a twenty minute walk. 


Local favourites

When it comes to great restaurants, cafés, bars and clubs, the question is where to start?

Manchester is leading the Northern culinary renaissance. Local bars like Pen & Pencil, PLY and Tariff & Dale do food and drink to perfection. TNQ is rated as one of Britain’s best restaurants and Tattu simply has to be seen to be believed. Kosmonaut is a delightful mash-up of every drink, art form and genre and that’s just a brief selection in easy reach of The Hallmark. 


Arts & entertainment

Celebrating the region’s rich history, Manchester’s busy museums are a match for any capital city. 

All within easy reach of The Hallmark, these are longstanding tributes to the science, industry and individuals that helped shape Manchester.


First class education

Manchester’s specialist universities are globally renowned and the city continues to attract the brightest and the best. Around 95,000 students from the UK and overseas choose to study here every year.

The Alliance Manchester Business School is a top choice for future industry leaders. It’s music, ballet and theatre schools lead the way for a ourishing British creative scene.