Manchester, from A Northerner

It’s not often you get to see a city for the first time, twice. However, heading into Manchester via Wigan Wallgate on the northwestern side of Manchester is like riding through your very own geography lesson. Between the stations of Walkden and Salford Crescent, the trees that shadow the train tracks disappear and you’re presented with a view of two cities; Salford and Manchester. The Hilton, evidently the tallest building in the city, [...]