The Magic of Bristol

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For some, Bristol may appear as one of the UK’s overlooked cities but it has proved to be an exciting place to both live and visit. Nestled in the hills of South West England, Bristol has a unique character that sets it apart from other English cities. Voted the best city in the UK to live in both 2014 and 2017 it boasts an array of captivating history and vibrant culture making it the perfect location for visitors and locals.

Bristol is home to stunning outdoor areas such as cycle-tracks and award winning parklands which host numerous festivals throughout the year. Along with modern style dining and fascinating street art, Bristol is the perfect blend of old and contemporary culture.

History of Bristol

The town was originally a port trading with Ireland. By the 16th century, Bristol was trading with Spain and its American Colonies. A large majority of their trade involved smuggling prohibited goods such as food and guns to Iberia during the Anglo-Spanish war. This illegal trade soon became essential for the survival of Bristol’s economy.

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Middle Eastern Surprise in Doha

If you’re in the Middle East one of the go to places this year is Doha. With so much development and exciting projects for the future, it’s not far behind Dubai in being the main hub for visitors to the gulf. Let’s check the best attractions to visit while in Doha.

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London’s Most Famous Streets

An expansive vascular maze of activity and charm keeping the city alive, London’s network of streets are the life and soul of the capital. Providing a glimpse into London’s historic past, its streets are as diverse as its population and landmarks in their own right. Whether you are a tourist visiting for a few days or a local who has lived in the city their whole life, it is well worth taking some time out of your day to meander along some of the most famous streets in the capital.

Parliament

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Skiing in Europe

We’re around at that time of year again, the cold months have arrived, we can just about see the smoke coming out our mouths when we breathe. It only means one thing; ski season! Let’s check out where’s great to ski in Europe during these cold winter months to experience the picture on a postcard.

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