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Colors of Middlesbrough - traditions, festivals, mentality and lifestyle

Bottle of Notes Middlesbrough can hardly be called a typical tourist city. It began attracting the attention of travelers relatively recently. This fact allowed the city to retain a special lifestyle, a complete immersion in which brings the most enjoyable experience. For many foreign tourists, locals may seem overly restrained and private. Such behavior is not at all a manifestation of disrespect for foreigners but just a reflection of the national character features.
1. Middlesbrough has a mild climate with no sub-zero temperatures even in winter. The air temperature in summer does not rise above 20-21 °C, which is ideal for long walks and outdoor … Open
Displaying emotions in public is not customary among the townspeople, they always talk quietly and rarely touch on personal subjects even with loved ones. Citizens are extremely reluctant to communicate with strangers in shops or public transport. However, at small restaurants and pubs, they are always happy to keep a casual conversation going with new acquaintances.
When it comes to the mode of dress, local residents prefer to avoid too bright and glamorous clothes. In everyday life, both men and women prefer classic clothes of neutral colors. Special outfits and jewelry are only worn on special occasions. There are many animal activists among locals, so flaunting with clothes made of genuine leather and fur is barely accepted here. Wearing such clothes in a public place will be regarded as a sign of bad taste. The most common form of greeting is a light handshake, which applies to both men and women. Copyright
Middlesbrough has several great shopping centers. Go to Cleveland Centre for new outfits and electronics. Here, in the heart of the city, you can always find fashionable clothes of popular … Open
Middlesbrough keeps a very calm and measured atmosphere throughout the year. Even in summer, there are not many people on the streets. Such a measured life is brightened up by annual holidays and festivals in which city residents always take an active part. Religiosity is an important feature of a national character. This is the reason why Middlesbrough pays special attention to the celebration of important religious dates. The biggest celebrations are held on the occasion of Christmas and Easter - these are the most beloved local holidays.
Middlesbrough They are always accompanied by solemn processions that take place in the city's main churches. Colorful fairs and street performances are another important part of the holidays. The longest and most varied entertainment programs are arranged on Christmas Eve. A central fair opens on the main city square at this time. Its visitors can buy original gifts for loved ones and popular holiday treats. For Christmas, it is customary to bake special types of bread and cakes.
Middlesbrough is a modern city in Great Britain, which is famous as a university center. The life in this modern city is nothing similar to the life in Middlesbrough even a few decades ago. … Open
Apart from interesting religious events, Middlesbrough also hosts original modern festivals. A large number of guests from other cities and countries are attracted by the Festival of Light and Colour, which is usually held in summer. The venue is city streets and squares accommodating the most significant architectural and historical attractions.
The major part of the entertainment takes place in the evening. When nightfall comes, facades of the most beautiful buildings "come alive" with the help of magnificent light projection. It is very interesting to observe such miracles of illumination, the festival attracts many young people and tourists with children every year. Many other exciting entertainments await participants of the festival. They will have a chance to visit contemporary art exhibitions, meet famous designers and artists, as well as take fascinating city tours.
Middlesbrough will pleasantly astonish guests with an assortment of children’s entertainment centers and picturesque parks. This city will be interesting to visit at any time of the … Open
If visiting restaurants remains the main entertainment for tourists, then locals prefer relaxed country-style leisure in Middlesbrough. Their love for nature is manifested in everything. Many citizens prefer to spend their free time in parks or go out of town for a traditional barbecue. In the vicinity of the city, there are large farms, many of which are historic.
Most of them are open to visitors today. Such farms are mainly visited by local families with small children. Many of them spend weekends at the farm. All comers can learn how to take care of domestic animals and try the best farm products, of course. Since this type of recreation has long been in demand among the townspeople, large farms now offer small hotels and restaurants. Everyone can spend a few days in the countryside and enjoy all the pleasures of village life. Every tourist can find entertainment to their liking in welcoming and friendly Middlesbrough.
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Map of all churches
Cathedrals and basilicas near Middlesbrough
♥   Cathedral Church of St. Mary, Coulby Newham, 6.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Cathedral Church of St. Mary, Newcastle upon Tyne, 52.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Fountains Abbey, Ripon, 58.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Former Cathedral of St. Peter, York, 68.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Church of St. Wilfrid, York, 68.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Church of St. George, York, 68.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Middlesbrough
♥   Castle 'Skelton Castle' , 10.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Wharton Hall' , 11.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Danby Castle' , 20.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Claxton Castle' , 23.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'South Cowton Castle' , 30.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Mulgrave Castle' , 31.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Walworth Castle' , 31.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Traditions and festivals in cities around Middlesbrough

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