Christmas is in the air now and wherever you look many businesses, towns, and cities are preparing for the build up for the forthcoming festive period. If you are heading to Somerset’s spa city over the next couple of months to take advantage of the excellent range of shops in the city or maybe for one of the therapeutic spa breaks in Bath currently on offer, you might like to add some of the Christmas themed events to your itinerary. Continue reading
Like most of us, many people are now thinking about Christmas shopping or considering a pre-Christmas city break and booking a stay in a local b and b in Bath during November and December. If you are thinking of visiting Somerset’s historical spa city, you will be ideally placed to enjoy some of the best shopping for Christmas ideas in the West Country, or enjoy one of the many spa breaks in Bath on offer.
The city of Bath is now getting into the flow of the festive season as November not only sees the opening of Bath’s magical winter Ice Rink in time for the festive season. Continue reading
Anyone who is heading to Somerset’s spa city for a stay in a luxury bed and breakfast in Bath whilst enjoying a welcome city break might be in for a bit of a surprise on November 22 – 23 as there will be a unique night time exhibition taking place at some of the city’s most iconic buildings.
The Transient Graffiti Exhibition is a special series of light installations using visual mapping techniques which ensure the light projections align with key features on the chosen buildings. The animations are intended to bring some of the key features to life, adding a touch of abstract flair to this unique night time spectacle. Continue reading
This time of year is a great time to head to Somerset’s spa city to enjoy one of the relaxing spa breaks in Bath, along with the city’s rich cultural heritage, while staying at a luxury Bath bed and breakfast. Annually, the spa city of Bath offers visitors a plethora of cultural events and shows throughout the year.
So, if you would like to enjoy one of the great forthcoming autumn shows in Bath, why not get along to the Theatre Royal Bath and see the award-winning production of Driving Miss Daisy during October 30 – November 3? Continue reading
If you are the type of person who enjoys a visit to Somerset’s spa city for a relaxing city break whilst staying in a luxury b and b in Bath, you will be aware that the city has so much to offer in the way of historical attractions, vibrant culture and a fantastic range of niche and specialist shops.
As the festive season draws nearer, you might like to pay a visit to the Bath Christmas market situated in the city’s Abbey Church Yard during November 22 – December 9. During this period, this historic area of the city is transformed by more than 140 traditional wooden trader’s chalets, each offering unique and handmade gifts, Christmas decorations and local produce. Continue reading
If you are fan of classical music and you are visiting Somerset’s spa city soon for one of the relaxing spa breaks in Bath which are currently on offer, why not add the forthcoming final of the Bath Young Musician of the Year event into your itinerary?
A similar concept to the BBC’s ‘Young Musician of the Year’ but on a much smaller scale, the Bath event encourages musical excellence of the very highest order from its young contestants. This event will be taking place in the prestigious and magnificent Pump Room on November 6, which is situated in the Bath Abbey Churchyard. Continue reading
Autumn holds a wealth of light entertainment for anyone travelling to Somerset’s spa city, so if you are staying in a local b and b in Bath during November, you might enjoy the forthcoming annual Bath Film Festival. This year’s festival line-up of featured films and shorts offers any keen movie-goer a chance to add a little something extra to your cinema experience.
The festival is a celebration of great cinema, where you will be able to experience some fantastic film screenings and a variety of film related events at a number of venues around the city during November 14 – 24. Continue reading
Anyone visiting Somerset’s wonderful spa city soon may well be planning to enjoy one of the therapeutic spa breaks in Bath whilst enjoying all of the historical attractions and local places of interest. If so, you may well want to include a healthy walk around the city’s Prior Park with its magnificent views across the Bath skyline.
November 4th sees a special walk organised by the local park ranger, which takes visitors and participants on a walk around Bath’s famous skyline. The walk starts off at the meeting point outside Bath Abbey in the centre at 10AM; here, your ranger guide will take you on the six mile route which takes in an Iron Age Fort, beautiful hidden valleys and woodlands before reaching the magnificent 18th century landscape garden at Prior Park. Continue reading
This October brings one of the most highly anticipated festivals in Bath’s spectacular events calendar for beer fans, so get a b and b in Bath sorted soon! It is the return Bath Beer Festival.
From 19th-20th October, fans of ales and ciders can head to Bath Pavilion and get a taste of some real Somerset brewing genius. 80 real ales and 30 traditional ciders can be sampled at the festival, providing the ideal opportunity to test your palate and taste the Westcountry’s best. Continue reading
Many people head to Somerset’s spa city to indulge in one of the relaxing spa breaks in Bath, but the city
can offer visitors much more, ranging from the rich historical heritage to the modern artistic culture that Bath is now well known for.
One such cultural event is the annual Mayor of Bath’s Art Show, which takes place during November 2 – 3 in the Brunswick Room at Bath’s Guildhall in the city centre. The exhibition focuses on a variety of works by local talented amateur and semi-professional artists. Continue reading