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Bristol City Docks

Bristol, England
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Ranked #9 of 134 attractions in Bristol
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

this annual event is always a weekend well worth enjoying.water activities compliment the music from three stages,the great variety of food and drink available and all the static displays.Also a great fun park area for the kids

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Bristol has certainly made the most of the old docks area. Well worth a visit with plenty of places to visit, eat, drink or just watch the world go by.

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Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We decided to walk around the harbour to see the sights. The route is disjointed and unfortunately at points news you to walk through a car park to continue the walk. Bristol harbour and the walk around was grubby and litter strewn around, as if the council can't be bothered. Car parking is a rip off. I find it odd... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Over the last twenty years of living in the area I have witnessed many changes in the historic dock areas. Overall, the changes have been improvements, from the last vestiges of industrialisation to the attractive (but expensive) waterfront residences and cafes. Lots of interesting boats to look at.

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Melksham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

I like to walk around ships alone, close to the water, I find it calm. Try it once and you will see how good it is.

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Heraklion
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20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Access to the city centre is easy. However if you are coming by car, be warned, Unless you're a local, it's v. Easy to get entangled in several one-way systems. Car parking is a nightmare, with a few park and rides. Being a large commercial centre car parks are invariably full early days,.Being quite a small city centre it's easier,if... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Lovely walks with loads of cafés and bars, great for walking dogs and out with family. M-shed worth a visit and SS Great Britain worth a look.

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Croy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

lovely day for the visit. great to go down to the the water and the docks still had a feeling of yester year in certain places.

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The area has been regenerated and has very pleasant areas to walk around or to sit down. There is a very big choice in restaurants and bars throughout the whole area. definitely worth visiting if you are in the area.

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

A nice day out for all the family Better than Cardiff Bay by a Mile, Bristol has more to do and has a nicer atmosphere

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