An knowledgeable journey information to Bristol | EUROtoday

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Over the years the plaudits  have stored coming for Bristol: the happiest metropolis within the UK, greatest place to reside for beneath 25s (outdoors of London), greatest place to go to high meals vacation spot, vegan hotspot and Britain’s first-ever Green Capital. It’s often praised for its cool haunts and hip hangouts.

A artistic spirit and irreverent independence are in Bristol’s DNA, so it’s additionally little surprise that it has produced artists similar to Banksy, Massive Attack, Portishead and the Mercury Prize-nominated punk band Idles, however such enterprise and creativeness additionally extends elsewhere, significantly to its meals scene, arguably one of many most interesting within the nation, with the town gaining an enviable status for its unbiased eating places.

From the cultural range of Stokes Croft and the Georgian model of Clifton or prosperous Westbury Park to the on-trend vibe of Wapping Wharf, historic Harbourside or bohemian Bedminster (North Street, particularly), this maverick and energetic metropolis continues to make  waves. And don’t neglect the plush environment of Somerset are solely a brief hop away. What’s to not love?

Simon Horsford, our native knowledgeable, affords his ideas for visiting in our guides to the town’s greatest motels, eating places, nightlife and issues to do. If planning an extended journey, discover our information to the right vacation in Somerset.