Tag Archive: Visit Liverpool

Visitor Economy – Promotional Marketing Opportunities

For our partners, we have a wide range of promotional opportunities that look to increase your profile to ensure visitors see your business when planning a trip to our region. Activity can be across a range of mediums, from digital …

Marketing Liverpool Leads on Tourism

Liverpool is now among the top six destinations for international tourism in the UK, thanks, in part, to the city’s destination marketing organisation, Marketing Liverpool. Following a decade of sustained tourism growth in the city, Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise …

Chinese tourists rename Liverpool landmarks

The Grand National has been renamed The Grand Ceremony of Riding Horses by Chinese tourists. The world-famous Aintree steeplechase was among the events and landmarks which were given Mandarin names after VisitBritain asked the Chinese public to take part in …

Hugo Boss expands in Liverpool’s Metquarter

German retailer moves to a temporary unit in the centre as expansion and remodelling takes place. Upmarket fashion chain Hugo Boss is expanding and remodelling its store at Liverpool’s Metquarter shopping mall. The German retailer is increasing the size of …

Liverpool hotel figures on the rise

Hotel occupancy across the Liverpool City Region is continuing to grow year-on-year, according to the latest research. Figures from the latest edition of the Digest of Tourism Statistics, produced by North West Research, report that last year the city centre …

Liverpool’s hotels named in Trivago’s top 50 in the world

The city’s hotels beat UK destinations Manchester and Birmingham and global cities including Sydney, Dubai and Tokyo. Liverpool’s hotels have been named the third best in the UK by comparison website trivago.co.uk. The website’s Reputation Ranking 2015 also placed Liverpool …

Liverpool’s Albert Dock visitors up 23% in December

Liverpool’s Albert Dock enjoyed a bountiful Christmas with visitor figures for December showing a 23% increase on the same period in 2013. A programme of free, festive animation and illuminations, coupled with major infrastructure investment throughout the year, helped the …

Gastro star Novelli to launch at Liverpool hotel

Celebrity French chef Jean-Christophe Novelli has entered into a partnership with DoubleTree by Hilton & Spar in Liverpool and management company Interstate Hotels and Resorts to launch his new brasserie. It will be branded Jean-Christophe Novelli at Michelle  – a first …

Northern Boat Show plans confirmed for Liverpool

Organisers have confirmed Liverpool will host the first Northern Boat Show in June, which is expected to attract about 150 exhibitors and 25,000 visitors. The event will be part of the 2015 International Mersey River Festival taking place from 5-7 …

Liverpool’s Albert Dock reports a 17% rise in coaches in 2013 to 4,137

Source: Liverpool Echo Liverpool’s Albert Dock is reporting a 17% surge in coaches visiting the tourist attraction in 2013. The new figures have come just weeks after ECHO Business revealed the complex had seen a 5% rise on visitors last …