Holidays in Douglas
|Flight time||Transfer time
|Isle of Man||40 mins (from Liverpool)|
Breaks to Douglas
As the capital of the Isle of Man, Douglas is a small town, big on authenticity and uniqueness. The views from the pier are breathtaking and the two-mile promenade is packed with traditional buildings and ‘proper’ seaside attractions, perfect for a quiet seaside break.
Things to do in Douglas
For such a small place you’ll find plenty of things to do while on a break in Douglas. High up on the to-do list has to be the Camera Obscura. Squeeze yourself into the tiny building, watch the lights dim and the fascinating images display the views outside on the table in front of you. Take a trip on one of the horse-drawn trams and head to Murray’s Motorcycle Museum. If bikes aren’t your thing, the Gaiety Theatre and Opera House is an incredible piece of Victorian architecture that has stood the test of time.
If you time your Douglas break right you can take part in some of the great events they have in place throughout the year. Head there at Christmas and enjoy seeing the promenade lit up with fairy lights and the streets lined with decorated stalls. During the summer, open-air concerts and fashion shows fill the town centre, and the local schools and societies are always putting on a good show, ensuring your break to Douglas offers something unique!
Going out in Douglas
On a short break in Douglas, evenings are spent admiring the view with some good local food and a glug of whiskey. The city is laid back in the evening, promising a tranquil atmosphere throughout the year, so you can just enjoy sitting back and watching the world go by.
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