Bristol

One of the country’s most happening cities, Bristol is a breeding ground for artists and alternative lifestyles, making it a great place to hang out and soak up some culture. It was once home to street artist Banksy, and bands Massive Attack and Portishead.

It was also where the Great Western Railway was fist devised and home to some of the railway’s chief engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s greatest projects, including the Clifton Suspension Bridge and ss Great Britain.

Bristol hosts a three-day festival celebrating craft beer
Knock back the bevvies at this year’s Bristol Craft Beer Festival, taking place at Lloyd’s Amphitheatre on Bristol Harbourside. This three-day celebration of everyone’s favourite booze is happening on the 14-16 September. Don’t miss out! more >
11th September 2018
Win tickets to Bristol’s newest attraction!
Being Brunel on Bristol harbourside offers a fascinating journey into the mind of the pioneering engineer and former GWR employee Isambard Kingdom Brunel – and to celebrate its opening, we’re giving away three pairs of tickets. more >
4th April 2018
Bristol Ferry Boats: why walk when you can sail?
If you’re planning a visit the South West’s biggest city, the most scenic way to get around is by boat. Explore anywhere along Bristol Floating Harbour, with 17 different stops just a stone’s throw from the city's best attractions. more >
23rd January 2018
Bristol vs Bath
We’ve put two South West heavyweights head to head for seven epic rounds to discover which one’s the champ when it comes to food, shopping, culture and more... Which one is your favourite? more >
1st December 2017
Fun things to do in Bristol
Mix things up in the gifted city that keeps on giving, and visit a classic of the seven seas and enjoy some of the best street art around. more >
14th August 2017