Manchester Airport wants to be a world class hub. But it will never make the top tier until it puts keeping passengers happy above making money from them.
Manchester is one of the world's great sporting cities, and a lot of that is down to Manchester United.
Entirely lacking in flair but highly functional, apart from the security process - that, you're going to hate.
A walking tour gives visitors an insight into this northern British city's musical pedigree.
Manchester's street buzz and air of affluence kick into high gear in December when its Christmas markets pull in the festive crowds.
As reinventions go, England's cool capital of the north delivers an impressive result.
There's not a scratch in sight, it looks sensational and there's a spring in the crew's step.