The Golden Lion

Address: Beesmoor Rd, Bristol, England, BS36 2JN, United Kingdom | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Bristol

Is this escape or running away?

A travel blog entry by gone.girl on Apr 10, 2015

1 comment, 3 photos

... world? Big question, if not a long one! But a good question nonetheless. Why not?! I have nothing to run away from so that bit was easy to answer. But escape....now there's a thought :-) I predict that, although I will enjoy this experience, I will understand and begin to appreciate the brilliance and freedom we experience in the UK compared to other countries even though we take it for ...

The Cotswolds countryside

A travel blog entry by libbycav on Apr 08, 2015

12 photos

... wonderful and the cultural centre of the village. On Maundey Thursday, we saw the 1923 silent movie, The Hunchback of Notre Dame accompanied by the church organ. Two hours of organ music? It was wonderful! The following night Alan and I saw a quartet of young students from the Royal Academy of music perform a lovely program of music. The Abbeys acoustics are just beautiful and we are going to another concert there ...

Easter Extravaganza

A travel blog entry by kelseamarshall on Apr 08, 2015

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... case anyone was wondering. My life is somewhat complete. It was nice not having a real agenda and just really being able to explore a new place. We also met two girls who had a ferret on leash. His name was Mitch haha. It was just a hilariously random day. The next 2 days we stayed in Oxford. I went to the Ashmolean (which is in art museum here) and did homework. On Sunday, we went to an Evensong service at Christ Church. It was so interesting to observe ...

Food, Glorious Food

A travel blog entry by pieceofparadise on May 05, 2014

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... the grey stones of the huge building which surround it on all sides.

I'd also recommend the steam train which takes you to SS. Great Britain. If you don't mind coughing a tad at the steam it's a great way to take in the river which flows right through the middle of the city. Add into this the FREE museum detailing Bristol's fantastic history and the local wildlife to be found, Bristol truly is a forgotten gem.
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Across the border amongst the Sassenachs

A travel blog entry by grahamandmandi on Aug 13, 2013

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... she went into the adjoining bathroom, leaving the door open, and peed noisily, then wandered out again without flushing. Marie and I just looked at one another and tried not to giggle.

She apparently had to leave at 7:15 the next morning, so I stayed up chatting, thinking to let her use the bathroom first, but she kept reappearing with more incomprehensible babble, and so it was midnight before I managed to get to bed. Certainly been an interesting evening, if a little ...