Living in a city is amazing if you’re a young professional. You have all the time in the world, enough energy to sustain through the day and night and just enough cash to enable adventures with friends at the weekend.
You work hard in the week and deserve to play as hard at the weekend. List For Life has got your back no matter where in the country you are. Here are five ideas across the UK for affordable adventures with friends.
London – Adventure Travel Show
If you’re considering an exciting expedition this coming summer then you can’t miss the Adventure Travel Show down at Olympia in London this weekend. Celebrating it’s 20th birthday, there will be 100 inspirational talks across 4 theatres as well as loads of travel companies offering deals and adventure ideas. Learn about travel writing, photography and filming with seminars and enjoy a expansive film festival in the evening.
Manchester – The Maccabees at Albert Hall
Live music is awesome and it’s easy to neglect that fact. If you’re having a mellow day in Manchester city centre, finishing the day off by seeing one of the most exciting live bands in the UK – The Maccabees. With support from Tribes’ Johnny Lloyd and The Big Moon, it’ll be a rousing night of guitars and cheap beer.
Birmingham – Escape Live
Trapped in a room with 60 minutes on the timer, you’ll be left to your deducing powers and puzzle solving abilities to work as a team and find a way out. Escape Live is sweeping the globe as groups of mates substitute brawn for brain and try and crack the secret of the room.
Bristol – Slapstick Festival
It’s always good to try something different and expand your horizons. If you’re a local Bristolite, swing by the Slapstick Festival this weekend.The UK’s biggest silent comedy festival will feature screenings. performances and special guests including Stephen Merchant, Matt Lucas and Tim Vine.
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Liverpool – Walking Tour
Liverpool is the UK’s greatest cultural hub so you owe the city your undivided attention. Head out on an early morning walking tour that begin all over the city. It won’t cost you a penny and you’ll get to learn all about the history of this wonderful city.