Familiar to many as the backdrop for Hollyoaks, Chester has much more to offer, with glossy locals, trendy wine bars and great shopping. Oh, and not so many serial killers...
Join in the fun and games in the historic English city of Chester and find out which pubs, clubs, bars and music venues to visit on your short break.
Chester's not short of cool places to shop and eat - but it's really hot stuff when it comes to history. If you know where to go, you can find fascinating treasures in the most unlikely of places...
Since the 1950s Oulton Park's track has hosted many racing events including rounds of the F1 championship. This guide offers tips on where to get the best views and where to stay nearby
by Kevin Hughes
The Roman city of Chester boasts Britain's largest amphitheatre, the most complete city walls, the oldest sporting venue in continuous use and much more besides. Reborn, Chester waits to welcome you.
Come dine with me around the Roman city of Chester and find out where you can find a bargain bite to eat during your city break
The city of Chester is rich in history, heritage... and bars. Take a pub crawl around the city walls and a slow meander along the river, with my guide to the best watering holes in town
by Simon Rimmer
Welcome to my Chester - a small city crammed with history, great shopping, upmarket hotels, lively nightlife and a tasty food scene. Ideal for a short break in the north west of England