Travel Blogs from Bristol
... and is a city with 7 major hills, so we went on the "Skyline" tour and then the "City" tour. This town, aside from being famous for its water (similar to Daylesford), is famous for its stone - bath stone - and In early days was mined underneath current buildings, so much so that some of the areas we travelled are having trouble with subsidence. In one specific ...
... br> Paul attempted to find the grave of great, great grandfather with no success today, but we did find Kingston Buildings - Paul's grandfather being Charles Kingston Daws. Maybe tomorrow. We are staying with friends of Dave and Janet's for three nights in a village called Peasedown St John. Population around ...
... The highlight for me was the exhibition about Churchill’s life and legacy. We drove back via the Cotswolds and stopped in a couple of local towns, Chipping Norton and Burford. Burford was really pretty and we stopped for afternoon tea and scones. I was definitely inspecting Inspector Barnaby and Seargent Troy to pop around the corner at any time and ask me if I knew anything about the murder of the local vicar.
I'm still attempting to get my Visa processed for my trip to China / Tibet. I though the Russians were awkward however that one was a piece of cake in comparison to this. I have bored plenty of people moaning about this issue now! The Chinese are very cautious when letting people see their homeland. That said, things are looking far more optimistic on this front, although the Chinese need confirmation of entry into the country (& train tickets can only be ...
... and dessert! Had a couple of wines then they took us to a nice old English pub. It was about a 15min drive, out into the country side a bit. Ian decided we needed to try some real English Ales so we got four small ones and had a bit of a beer tasting then afterwards we did the cider. The Ales were ok, just kind of warm flat beer compared to Australia. Had a nice evening then headed home as Ian and Chris both had work in the morning! Had a nice sleep in a comfy bed.
stacey :) x
TripAdvisor Reviews Bradford Hotel Bristol
Other places to stay in Bristol
Redcliffe Hill, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Lovely City Centre Hotel
- Great city Hotel
- Great Deal
2 Lower Castle Street, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Good facilities but reception and lifts awful
- Clean, large, feather comforters!
- Great value
Cabot, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $121
- Complete waste of money/time and sleepless night!!!
- Nice hotel, great location and cheap
- Needs refurbishment
Filton Road, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $67
- Staff needs some training in P.R.!!
- A Fairly Good Place to rest up. But....
- Pleasant place to stay
Lawrence Hill, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $97
College Green , Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- Celebration Meal 30 Years
- Not worth the price!!
- Great Hotel
Cabot, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- Probably the worst hotel in Bristol
- Not grand at all
- Missing The One Percenters
Cabot, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $123
Woodlands Lane, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $76
- Dreadful Hotel
- Quite a good hotel - doesn't deserve all its bad press!
Lawrence Hill, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- City Inn Bristol- Not the best
- Great place to stay!
New Road, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $64
Victoria Street, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Great bathroom!
- Perfectly OK business hotel
Bond Street South, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $82
Explore Lane, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $54
Beggar Bush Lane, Failand, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Lawrence Hill, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Welsh Back, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- A lovely Experience
- Modern, Stylish and in a Great Location
- Stylish and comfortable
Aztec West, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $145
Avon Street, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $54
A38 Bridgewater Rd, Cowslip Green, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $97
The Haymarket, Bristol | Hotelfrom $86
Sion Hill, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $114
470 Bath Road, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Welcome Break Services, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $69
Saint Paul's Rd., Clifton, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $71
St Paul's Road, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $75