Things To Do In Salford / Manchester
There are plenty of things to do in Salford / Manchester, with green spaces, lively restaurants and bars, cultural hotspots and thriving universities including Salford University, Manchester University and Manchester Metropolitan - this city attracts the brightest media minds, musicians and innovative thinkers!
Media City is an international hub for technology, innovation and creativity. It's home to huge brands including the BBC and ITV studios. Salford University also has a campus here for media courses including journalism and TV documentary-making. There are also plenty of independent restaurants to eat your way through including Pier 8, Social 7 and Catena.
Good news for all the football fans - this city is home to Manchester United Football club. Grab your friends and some tickets and watch a game live, or head to the grounds for a museum and stadium tour.
The Manchester Chinatown is the second largest Chinatown in the UK, which means you are spoilt for choice with Chinese restaurants, bakeries, shops and bubble tea stops! During February, the annual Chinese New Year Festival is also held which features stalls and dancing dragons.
The Manchester Gay Village is located just next to the gorgeous Rochdale Canal. It's lined with cafes and lively gay bars. Each year the Manchester Pride Festival is celebrated here with rainbows, parades and live music it's not one to miss!
Bars / Clubs
We can't wait for the lockdown to lift and the bars to re-open. The Botanist and Alchemist are just a 5-minute walk from true Salford. But, if you fancy venturing into Manchester city centre for a boogie, the Northern Quater is a buzzy area full with plenty of bars and clubs to choose from.
true Salford is located near MediaCity and Salford Quays, making it the ideal student accommodation in Salford for those studying in Salford or Manchester.