By Vanessa Brown
Manchester
New Hampshire
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Manchester, New Hampshire is a beautiful New England town located just a short drive south of Concord and about an hour west of the coast. Located in Hillsborough County along the banks of the Merrimack River, which divides the city into eastern and western sections, Manchester is the largest city in New Hampshire as well as all of Northern New England. Known as Queen City, it is a place where the past meets the present in a spectacular fashion.

Served by Boston Manchester Regional Airport (MHT), EscapeWizard.com directs guests to this (www.escapewizard.com/flight.php) to research flights to the area. EscapeWizard.com can also assist you with booking your hotel reservation in the city. Just click this link (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl) to get started with your search for great savings.

Manchester’s rich history has been a draw to tourists as well as many residents of the area. General historical information can be obtained at any number of historical organizations and museums. From early Native American culture through the colonial period and to the civil war and beyond there is a healthy amount of history around every corner. The city provides a great many resources to make any historical investigation easier to complete. Feel free to research archives at the City Clerk or Franco-American Centre where guests are always welcome.

While in Manchester EscapeWizard.com suggests that guests also visit some of the many cultural landmarks which dot the city. Included are the historic Palace Theatre; the Currier Museum of Art; the New Hampshire Institute of Art; the Manchester Historic Association Millyard Museum; the Massabesic Audubon Center; the Amoskeag Fishways Learning and Visitors Center; the Lawrence L. Lee Scouting Museum and Max I. Silber Library; and the SEE Science Center. Guests may also be interested in exploring the Valley Cemetery, which since 1841 has provided a resting place for numerous prominent citizens, and is an early example of a garden-style burial ground.

For those in a mood to shop Manchester features two main retail areas. Downtown Manchester near South Willow Street (NH Route 28), visitors will find a thriving downtown area of shops and commerce.  The Mall of New Hampshire is located on South Willow Street, and, with more than 125 stores, is one of the largest shopping centers in southern New Hampshire and central New England. Both locations feature a wide variety of mainstream culinary choices for the entire family. For those guests who would like a decidedly more local fare, EscapeWizard.com suggests they some of the more established inn restaurants and taverns downtown for a true taste of New England.

Manchester has set aside over 900 acres of outdoor public space such as parks, playgrounds, swimming pools and public beaches to be enjoyed both summer and winter for a wide array of outdoor activities. Year round guests can also enjoy the museums, great food, rich history and the arts. EscapeWizard.com urges you to start planning a wonderful trip today.

Manchester, New Hampshire is a true travel delight. Whether guests arrive in search of history, food, fun or shopping there is truly something for everyone. EscapeWizard.com is certain that a memorable trip is right around the corner when visiting Manchester. Follow this (www.escapewizard.com/flight.php) to book your trip today.
Hotels in Manchester
By Richard Twaddell
Homewood Suites by Hilton Manchester
1000 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH
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Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) is just one mile away; no need to hurry as check-in is 3 p.m. If you are early to arrive, there is a luggage holding service so that you may begin to enjoy your visit in Manchester immediately. Complimentary 24 hour shuttle service to Manchester Regional Airport (MHT) and local restaurants and businesses

Accommodations within the suites allow you to feel like you are at home. The suites are spacious, with your choice of junior, one or two-bedroom suites. There are separate living and sleeping areas. There is a full size refrigerator, two-burner stove, dishwasher, coffee maker, and microwave in each room. You can work, study or entertain just as if you were at home. Also included are two remote control TVs, two phones with voice mail, iron/ironing board and complimentary high-speed internet. Two bedroom suites come with a king size bed and two queen size beds, two bathrooms and may be smoking or nonsmoking. One room and junior suites come with a king size bed and may be smoking or non smoking. If you happen to be traveling with children, the hotel has cribs, playpens, and highchairs available. Check with hotel for the family plans that are offered.

The business center offers audio and visual equipment for rent, faxing, printing, complimentary printing service, photo copying service, and meeting rooms for your convenience. Use the hotels coin operated laundry or you may use the laundry/valet service. There is a fitness room so that you may continue with your regular workouts, play basketball, or just relax in the pool that is available. There is an on-site convenience store, news stand, and gift/snack shops for your convenience. Pets are welcome, check with hotel for fees and limitations.

Enjoy an unparalleled experience and stay at this conveniently located hotel.  Click on the following link and book your stay at Homewood Suites by Hilton, Manchester today with EscapeWizard.com (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).
Hotels in Manchester
By Sandy O'Neal
Hilton Garden Inn Manchester
101 South Commercial Street, Manchester, NH
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Whether your travels to Manchester, New Hampshire are for business or leisure, you will find the Hilton Garden Inn extremely convenient.  It’s just 6 miles from the Manchester Airport.  If you are arriving by air, the hotel offers a complimentary shuttle to transport you to your hotel.  The shuttle also operates throughout a 5-miles radius of the hotel.  The hotel is nearby an array of things to see and do and in close proximity to a number of businesses in the downtown area.  The hotel is 100% non-smoking.  Check in is 2:00 p.m. and check out is 11:00 a.m.

There are 125 guest rooms and suites spanning 5 floors.  Guest rooms feature either one king or two queen size beds.  Room amenities may vary depending on room selection.  All rooms include a seating area with high definition TV, work desk with ergonomic chair, refrigerator, microwave oven, coffee maker, and complimentary high speed internet with wireless capabilities. 

The Business Center is well equipped with the amenities of an office.  The business center features printer, photo copier and fax machine.  Audio-visual equipment is available to rent.  The hotel has meeting space to accommodate your impromptu business meeting.  The largest meeting room is 576 square feet.

Guests will be able to maintain their conditioning routine while away from with a visit to the complimentary fitness center.  After your workout is complete, why not take a refreshing swim in the pool.

The Pavilion Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner.  You can enjoy dining on American and Italian cuisine in a casual environment.  You can enjoy dining outdoors at The Patio which is open seasonally and weather permitting.  The Pavilion Lounge is a great place to enjoy a refreshing cocktail while reconnecting with friends and family at the end of the day. 

All in all, the Hilton Garden Inn in Manchester, New Hampshire is an excellent choice and comes highly recommended by EscapeWizard.com.  Book your next stay by following this link (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).