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Bristol the port business included, shipping wool and leather and importing wines, tobacco and cocoa beans ó commodities that led to the setting up of some of Bristolís major manufacturing industries.
Less happily, during the 17th century, the town also prospered on the slave trade; the abolition of this in the 19th century was a serious setback to the port.
An opportunity for Bristol to develop as a transatlantic port came after the launching of Isambard Kingdom Brunelís steamships Great Western and the Great Britain, Both ships were built at Bristol, but later were forced to sail from Liverpool because of the high dock charges by the Bristol Docks Committee.
Bristol is a city of contrasts: side by side with modem shopping, office and entertainment complexes and multi-storey car parks stand old docks, almshouses and inns steeped in history.

Bristol suspension bridge.
ATTRACTIONS IN THE AREA
Bristol City Museum & Art Gallery
1 Queen's Rd, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 0117 922 3571

The Tobacco Factory
The Tobacco Factory, Raleigh Rd, Bristol, Avon, BS3 1TF 0117 902 0060

Red Lodge
Red Lodge, Park Row, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5LJ 0117 921 1360

The Architecture Centre
Narrow Quay, Bristol, Avon, BS1 4QA 0117 922 1540

The Georgian House Museum
7 Great George St, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5RR 0117 921 1362

The RWA Art Gallery Bristol
Queen's Rd, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 0117 973 5129


Bristol Industrial Museum
4 Wapping Rd, Bristol, BS1 0117 903 1562

Bristol Packet Boat Trips
Wapping Wharf, Gas Ferry Rd, Bristol, BS1 0117 926 8157

The Clifton Suspension Bridge
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CAMP SITES AND TOURING ALSO CARAVAN HOLIDAY PARKS IN THE AREA Somerset Holiday Parks Camping, Touring, Parks

The Caravan Club
Baltic Wharf Site, Cumberland Rd, Bristol, Avon, BS1 6XG 0117 926 8030

Chew Valley Caravan Park
Ham Ln, Bishop Sutton, Bristol, BS39 01275 332127

Hortham Farm CL Site
Hortham Farm, Hortham Ln, Almondsbury, Bristol, BS32 01454 612 451

Bath Marina
Newbridge Court, Newbridge Hill, Bath, BA1 01225 424301

Warrens Village
Colehouse Ln, Clevedon, BS21 01275 871 666


Somerset Holiday Parks Static Self Catering Caravan Holidays, Ideal for family self-catering holidays all year round, some allow pets, weekends, half term or just a short break !


Fernhill Farm
Cheddar Rd, Compton Martin, Bristol, Avon, BS40 6LD 01761 221663

Newton Mill Camping Site
Newton Rd, Bath, Avon, BA2 9JF 01225 333909

Vine Farm Arboretum Cl
Old Hill, Winford, Bristol, BS40 01275 472 473

Brook Lodge Farm Camping
Brook Lodge Farm, Bristol, BS40 5RB 01934 862 311


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HOTELS INNS AND HOLIDAY LETS COTTAGES IN THE AREA

The Beeches Bristol Airport Nr Banwell Steve and Mandy look forward to welcoming you to their part 18th century home situated only 6 miles south of Bristol airport, just off the A38 at Churchill, on the edge of the Mendip Hills, designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Beeches is ideally situated for guests using the airport as well as those wishing to explore this part of Somerset and all it has to offer, with easy access from junction 21 of the M5 motorway. Bath, Bristol, Wells, Cheddar, Glastonbury and Weston-Super-Mare are all within easy travelling distance.

Bristol Somerset Hotel Links

Bristol Somerset Holiday Parks

Somerset Cottages
Cosy properties in delightful settings,
town or country.
0845 268 1255

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RESTAURANTS IN THE AREA
Blue Goose Restaurant
344 Gloucester Road
Horfield
Bristol
BS7 8TP
Tel: 01179444033

Reflections Restaurant
22 Boulevard
Weston-super-mare
BS23 1NA
Tel: 01934622454

Picassio's Restaurant
Congresbury
Bristol
BS19 5AD
Tel: 01934876336
Fax: 01934834390

Bistro Twenty One
21 Cotham Road South
Bristol
BS6 5TZ
Tel: 01179421744
Fax: 01179441613 Soloman Hare
Oakfield House
Oakfield Grove
Clifton
Bristol
BS8 2BN
Tel: 01179237000
Fax: 01179732741



Musette Bistro
19 Colston Street
Bristo1l
BS1 5AP
Tel: 01179227757
Fax: 01179239212

Muset Restaurant
12 Clifton Road
Bristol
BS8 1AF
Tel: 01179732920

Restaurant Du Gourmet
43 Whiteladies Road
Bristol
BS8 2LS
Tel: 01179736230
Fax: 01179237394

Howards Restaurant
1 A/2a Avon Crescent
Bristol
BS1 6XQ
Tel: 01179262921

Orient Rendezvous
Chinese Cuisine
95 Queens Road
Clifton
Bristol
BS8 1LW
Tel: 01179349345

Le Franglais Restaurant
3 A Regent Street
Clifton
Bristol
BS8 4HW
Tel: 01179738316

Pierre Victoire
119 Whiteladies Road
Bristol
BS8 2PL
Tel: 01179730716

Cafe Rouge
95 Queens Road
Clifton
Bristol
Tel: 01179736166
Fax: 01179739883

Glass Boat Restaurant
Welsh Back
Bristol
BS1 4SB
Tel: 01179290704

Picassio's Restaurant, Congresbury, Bristol
Tel: 01934876336 Fax: 01934834390

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PUBLIC HOUSES IN THE AREA
The Old Fish Market
59-63 Baldwin St, Bristol, Avon, BS1 1QZ 0117 921 1515

The Farm Pub
Hopetoun Rd, Bristol, BS2 0117 944 2384

The Robin Hood
56 St Michael's Hill, Bristol, BS2 0117 929 1334

The Apple
Welsh Back, Bristol, Avon, BS1 4SB 0117 925 3500

The Slug & Lettuce
26-28 St. Nicholas St, Bristol, Avon, BS1 1UB 0117 952 9900

O2 Academy Bristol
Frogmore St, Bristol, BS1 0117 927 9227

The Old Duke
45 King St, Bristol, Avon, BS1 4ER 0117 927 7137

The Sugar Loaf Pub
St Mark's Rd, Bristol, BS5 0117 939 4498

Horts
49 Broad St, Bristol, Avon, BS1 2EP 0117 925 2520

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