Enjoy the annual Jane Austen Festival in Bath

Jane Austen Festival

Jane Austen Festival

Many people visit Somerset’s premier city to enjoy relaxing spa breaks in Bath; after all, it’s the UK’s number one spa city. But did you know the city of Bath is a mecca for all Jane Austen fans from around the world.

Jane Austen is one of Bath’s most famous residents, and she set two of her later novels, Persuasion and Northanger Abbey, in the city, as well as using it for inspiration by featuring notes on social life and music recitals of the time. Continue reading

Get a Taste of Africa in Bath

Get a Taste of Africa in Bath

Get a Taste of Africa in Bath

A trip to Bath would not be complete without a visit to the Roman Baths or the Thermae Spa for one of the therapeutic spa breaks in Bath, but if you are visiting in early September you may also like to include the ‘Taste of Africa’ event into your itinerary.

The Taste of Africa takes place on September 1 at the beautiful venue of Bath City Farm on the edge of the city. Continue reading