Along the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary, Liverpool is a city and metropolitan borough of Merseyside, England. It is the fourth largest city in the United Kingdom. Historically a part of Lancashire, the urbanisation and expansion of Liverpool were both largely brought about by the city's status as a major port.
Transport in Liverpool is primarily centred around the city's road and rail networks, both of which are extensive and provide links across the United Kingdom. Liverpool has an extensive local public transport network, includes buses, trains and ferries.Liverpool John Lennon Airport, which is located in the south of the city, provides Liverpool with direct air connections across the United Kingdom and Europe.
Things to see and do
• 'From Me to You' - Beatles Store and Information Centre, Liverpool
• Croxteth Hall and Country Park, Liverpool
• The Beatles Story, Liverpool
• Liverpool Football Club and Stadium Tour, Liverpool
• Liverpool Planetarium, Liverpool
Liverpool experiences a temperate maritime climate, like much of the British Isles, with relatively cool summers and mild winters. March to November is the wonderful cruise season.