Manchester is known for being one of England's liveliest cities and home to two of Europe's most famous football clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City FC. The city has some fantastic shopping facilities including the downtown central shopping center and Dale Street with its vintage shops. Manchester is also home to several popular museum's including the Museum of Science and Industry. If looking to escape the city, take your car rental on a drive south about 30 miles into the Peak District, where you will find some of England's finest countryside. The Peak District is also where you can find the Chatsworth Stately Home, a beautiful estate open year-round that features art collections, botanical gardens, a petting farm, an adventure playground, plus several cafes and restaurants. With a car rental in Manchester you can see and do more!