Liverpool located on the north bank of the River Mersey, in the north-west of England is a great shipping port and industrial center.Internationally famous for its maritime heritage, architecture, music and sports, Liverpool is the home of The Beatles, certainly the most famous rock band in the world, the Liverpool FC and Everton FC and also is a major port for transatlantic shipping in England. Liverpool boast wealth architecture with Victorian, Georgian and Neoclassical buildings that attract to thousands of visitor every year, also is home of Europe's oldest Chinatown.
Liverpool has received World Heritage City status from UNESCO. Is the third city in the UK that has this honor, the other two cities are Bath and Edinburgh. This recognition highlights the importance of Liverpool as a commercial port at the time of Britain’s greatest global influence and includes the Waterfront, commercial and cultural districts including an area of warehouses, Pier Head and the historic docks. Also Liverpool was awarded as European Capital of Culture 2008.