Bath – Historical Delightful Impressive
In this article, I will take You on an adventure through Bath.
It will show you all the magnificent places to visit, from historic buildings to delicious cafés and restaurants to relaxing opportunities.
Also, the article will conclude with some statistics that will be very important to illustrate why Bath is so desired to visit and live in.
- 25 million people visited the area in 2018.
- The population of Bath was recorded as 100 thousand citizens in 2022.
- People living in Bath are among the happiest in their homes in the UK, the studies found. The average rate was 8.4 out of ten!
One thing YOU MUST remember! Take a walk and appreciate the incredible architecture that is breathtaking.
The places to be, to visit and to eat!!! 🙂
The Royal Crescent Hotel.
Cafés and Restaurants.
Café: Thirsty Meeples. Address: 39 Gay St, Bath BA1 2NT.
The Green Bird Café. Address: 11 Margaret’s Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP.
Rosarios. Address: 18 Northumberland Pl, Bath BA1 5AR.
Krispy Kreme. Address: 9 Southgate St, Bath BA1 1AQ.
Restaurants: Hare & Hounds. Address: Lansdown Rd, Bath BA1 5TJ.
Cascara: 3 Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RG.
Sally Lunn’s Bath. Address: 4 N Parade, Passage, Bath BA1 1NX.
The Circus Restaurant. Address: 34 Brock St, Bath BA1 2LN.
Town centre where you can buy memorable souvenirs or do vast, unique, and extravagant shopping.
- Bath Retro Store,
- OSKA Bath,
- Bluebells of Bath,
- A Little Nice Shop
– The Bath Sweet Shop.
*Essential stores (in case of emergency):
Poundland. Address: Unit 2, 33-35 Westgate St, Bath BA1 1EL.
Primark. Address: 38 – 39 Stall St, Bath BA1 1QH.
Lidl. Address: Lower Bristol Rd, Twerton, Bath BA2 1ES.
‘LOCO’ The Fairfields Stores. Address: Tyning Terrace, Bath BA1 6JQ.*
Alexandra Park. A park from which you can see the whole town.
Bridgeton Walking Tour.
Harry Potter Filming Locations in Lacock (30 minutes drive from Bath).
If you are more interested in cinema, theatre, plays, acting, and dramas, then take a trip to some theatres or cinemas. Such as:
Odeon. Address: Kingsmead Leisure Complex, James St W, Bath BA1 2BX.
Theatre Royal. Address: Saw Cl, Bath BA1 1ET.
TIVOLI Cinemas. Address: 6-8 Dorchester St, Bath BA1 1SS.
The Little Theatre. Address: St Michaels Place, Bath BA1 1SF.
Kingsmead Entertainment Centre. Address: 5 James St W, Bath BA1 2BX.
Fun Facts about Bath:
- the Romans founded Bath as a thermal spa.
- A town of the most incredible Georgian architecture in the United Kingdom.
- Many shows and movies have been filmed in Bath Les Misérables, Persuasion, Bridgeton, Fantastic Mr Fox. and The Duchess.
- Bath inspired Mary Shelley to finish writing the famous novel Frankenstein.
- Jane Austen lived in Bath.
A map of Bath.
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