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Milsom Street

Bath, England
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Ranked #32 of 87 attractions in Bath
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Walking, Shopping
Description: Historic street in Bath that is lined with charming shops and restaurants.
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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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207 reviews 207 reviews
88 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

This is a lively street with a good mix of larger stores such as Jolly's (House of Fraser) and Waterstones and smaller, independent boutiques. There is also the Highgrove Shop and a few restaurants. Be careful when walking at the top though as the Park and Ride buses tend to go onto the pavement when they come round the corner.

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Vienna, Austria
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

The only and one best bookstore "Waterstone´s" is there. But other shops weren´t so interesting to me.

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Preston, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Found some gorgeous shops in Milsom Street. Jolly's is worth a visit, just to look at the interior and the building itself.

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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

With good shops such as House of Fraser department store (Jolly's), Waterstones,The Highgrove Shop, Lewin's, Milsom Place and The Gap, there is plenty to keep this street buzzing. Banks, eating places such as Cafe Rouge and LochFyne's Fish restaurant are also here.

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
17 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

A great place for shopping and history. I didn't shop, just looked but would be great for someone who wanted to make a dent in their bank account!

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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

For a free walk by, just start at the beginning and enjoy the rich history, the amazing architecture, and England of the past brought to life. There are also many people and artists who litter the street with their culture and vibrance. On some of the buildings, you will find what the building used to be and sometime even a... More

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Top Contributor
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32 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

A good place to start your shopping,plenty of high quality shops covering a wide range of wares,with some great cafe's to stop and recharge your batteries,before tackling other street leading off,for a great shopping experience

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Reading, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Well, if you can't find the shops you're looking for, restaurant to eat at or pub to go to around here, you could just stand and watch the street entertainers. A buzzing place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Consists of many boutique style shops and great for window browsing... Usually the site for the Bath Christmas light switch on, this street also has a few cafes.

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Bath, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

Really worth a visit. Small shops and larger chain ones, quirky in places and some great pubs and restaurants

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