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Body worlds...stripped bare...

Advantages: Starts well, some was scientific...the literature was interesting!
Disadvantages: Mostly non scientific, patronising and boring...without the arrogance of von Hagens

...I spent most of the last week in Burnley, near Manchester, visiting one of my relatives and for a day out her son took us to see the Body Worlds 4 exhibition at Manchester Science Museum. I deliberately asked for a new category for this because although i ...

Secre 08.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Body Worlds 4, Manchester

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Ticks all my boxes: child, budget and wildlife friendly!

Advantages: beautiful, free, good playground, lots to do, good facilities
Disadvantages: hard to find out what's on due to lack of website

*Placing travel reviews at the top as it's summer holidays - hope this is helpful.* As well as getting out and about further afield this summer, budget constraints also meant we spent a fair bit of time getting out and about closer to home. And for us, y ...

LadyValkyrie 04.09.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Pennington Flash Country Park, Leigh

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Manchester's Stunning Taj Mahal

Advantages: Architecturally important and stunning; free; truly memorable
Disadvantages: Not all areas wheelchair accessible

Standing outside the John Rylands Library on Manchester's Deansgate on a blustery Saturday afternoon, I noticed how many people walked by without giving the magnificent red stone building a look. Perhaps some of them live in Manchester and have passed by ...

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Review of The John Rylands Library, Manchester

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A deeper experience

Advantages: Great night out
Disadvantages: None

After hearing people rave on about how great Lucid is I finally decided to give it a go. The special nights are as follows: Mondays are "Fire and Ice" - RnB, Smooth Grooves and 90s Classics with DJ Rob Fury. Wednesdays are "Game On" - Student nig ...

missixty 08.11.2004 · Read full review
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THE OLD TRAFFORD STORY

Advantages: Great stadium, good atmosphere, plenty to see.
Disadvantages: Food inside the ground can be expensive, traffic after the match is a nightmare

...The Arrival ************* As the coach drove down Chester Road I was alerted to the movements of several other supporters standing up and getting their gear together. I slowly widened my eyes and began to take in a sense of buzz to approaching Old Traffor ...

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Review of Old Trafford, Manchester

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