Category Archives: Bristol

30+ Awesome Places to Visit in South West England

If you’re looking for places to visit in South West England, here are over 30 suggestions! This day trips in South West England guide will show you some of the best days out in the region. Mainly focusing on Bristol, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall, there should be a range of places that are accessible from […]

Things to do in Bristol in the rain

Are you looking for things to do in Bristol in the rain? There are a surprising amount of attractions – read on for more information! Bristol is one of my favourite cities in the world and my real home (I lived in London until I was 18, but have lived here for five years since […]

Living in Bristol: 10 Things You Should Know

Are you planning on living in Bristol? Whether you’re attending one of the two universities, are moving here for work, or just fancy relocating to the south west’s biggest city, there are a few things to know before you move to Bristol.  Whether you’re looking for the best area to live in Bristol, wondering what […]

Weekend in Bristol Itinerary (written by a local!)

Are you planning a weekend in Bristol? This itinerary covers two days in Bristol (which could be Saturday and Sunday, but nearly all of these activities aren’t weekend specific), detailing the very best things to do in the city.  I lived in Bristol for four years and have been a Bristol local once again since […]

Mendip Hills Blackdown Hike

Are you looking for one of the easiest hikes from Bristol? The Mendip Hills Blackdown Hike is just that. The Mendips is a range of hills stretching from Weston-Super-Mare in the east to Frome in the west. It is famous for green countryside, charming little rural towns, lakes, and unique flora and fauna. Plus, it’s […]

12 Refreshingly Unique Bristol Date Ideas

So, you’ve got a date in Bristol. Congratulations! But now you might be thinking ‘what do I do to make this date the best ever?! What are the best Bristol date ideas?!’ Well, you’ve come to the right place. As you’ll probably know, Bristol is the best city in the world*. Which means that there […]

These are the Best Day Trips from Bristol

If you’re like me, you might never want to leave Bristol… but South West England is a wonderful part of the world, with spectacular countryside, charming towns and villages, and historic buildings and sites. There are plenty of places to visit in Bristol if you want to get out of the city for a bit, […]

Where to go shopping in Bristol

Bristol is a fairly small city when compared to the UK’s other metropolis’, but there are plenty of places to go shopping. Each of these destinations has a different feel to them, so it’s good to know what area to hit up depending on what you want! I’m not a shopaholic myself, but I have […]

Where to Stay in Bristol: Bristol Neighbourhood Guide

Bristol isn’t a huge city, but there are still very notable districts. Some are classy, some are hipster, and some are family-focused. You’ll really want to get it right when you’re planning where to stay in Bristol. Thankfully, I’m here to help! I’m going to tell you all of the best places to stay in […]

Best things to do in Bristol: a travel guide

I recently moved back to Bristol, where I spent my university years, and the only place that I can really call home. I love this city; I love the beautiful river, I love the diverse suburbs, and I love the immense array of food that is always on offer.  Bristol’s a place with many layers, […]