Welcome to Liverpool, an historic maritime city on the western coast of England. It played a crucial role in the British Empire's development and was a major port of departure for emigrants to Australia and the Americas in the 19th and 20th centuries. Liverpool is also recognized as a cultural hub that has given birth to many popular and influential music groups, most notably the legendary Beatles. So what are you waiting for? Book your flight to Liverpool and hotels in Liverpool with Travelocity today!
Out and About in Liverpool
There's so much history here! Stop by the Merseyside Maritime Museum to explore Liverpool's emigration and naval history, including exhibits on the Titanic and Lusitania. If you're here to pay homage to the most influential rock group of all time, check out The Beatles Story for the full back story. If you're in the mood for aesthetic delights, the Walker Art Gallery hosts a variety of art by well-known masters from a variety of artistic traditions, or you can admire the majestic architecture of Liverpool Cathedral. Or how about a Liverpool F.C. match at Anfield Stadium? There's something here for everyone, as well as an abundance of Liverpool hotels to choose from in a variety of convenient locations.
Eating and Drinking
If you're going to be in Liverpool, you can't miss the scouse, a stew made with lamb or beef and vegetables. The exact recipe depends on the restaurant, but this is a storied dish dating back to the 18th century, when it was popularized in the northern England region by sailors. Fish and chips is another good bet, of course. Liverpool offers a diverse array of culinary options ranging from English to ethnic, so whatever you're looking for, you're sure to find it. Just don't forget about afternoon tea!
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