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Why people come to Bath to drink the most disgusting water in the world
As I walk into Bath's Grand Pump Room with its elegant crystal chandeliers, I find it very easy to conjure up the romantic image left by novelists such as Jane Austen. The fine décor, classical music trio and smartly turned out staff make me feel very under-dressed, but most of the other customers are in similar casual clothes.
Enjoy history, but look out for the new
Bath is a very old town dating back to Roman times. The buildings are beautiful and the baths are amazing. For all the right reasons, it is a popular tourist destination.
11 reasons why you should make Bath your next weekend getaway
The city of Bath is one of the most popularly visited cities in the United Kingdom, and with good reason.
What do Panama, Venice, Denver, and Bath have in common?
Panama hats, Venetian blinds, Denver boot… the list of places with things named after them is a long one, but Bath has the distinction of having two.
Nothing beats Bath bathing in the sun
Every guidebook calls Bath “honey-colored”. At sunrise and sunset it may be.
From deep in the bowels of the earth
Every city has its creation myth, but Bath’s literally bubbles out of the rock.
The most fashionable town in England
Hello Bath, where around 60AD the Romans built a temple beside some hot springs on the River Avon that grew into the largest spa outside Rome itself. Nestling in a green valley in the Somerset Hills, built out of stone from the same hills, it was reborn by the time of Jane Austen as the most fashionable town in England and remains one of its biggest attractions.