Bath is a beautiful, vibrant city with a lot to offer. It’s the only city in the UK to be included in UNESCO’s World Heritage list. As well as being a very safe city, Bath is famous for its striking architecture, the Roman Baths, medieval Abbey, and Georgian squares and sweeping crescents, making it one of the most remarkable cities in Europe.
The city has a strong cultural heritage and a number of theatres, art galleries and annual festivals of literature, film and art. There are 17 museums within a square mile, a comedy club, cinemas and a wide variety of cafés, restaurants, bars and clubs. Shopping in Bath allows you to explore the grand Georgian streets and small, picturesque passageways that connect the smaller independent boutiques with larger chains. For the best things to do as a student in Bath, why not experience our Leap List: go.bath.ac.uk/leaplist
London is approximately 90 minutes from Bath by train. Bristol is only fifteen minutes away and offers a lively restaurant, bar and music scene as well as a first-class shopping venue boasting over 120 stores. Away from the cities, Bath is surrounded by beautiful countryside with the Cotswolds to the north and the Mendips to the south-west. The coast at Weston-super-Mare or South Wales is also within easy reach.
Take a look at www.visitbath.co.uk to find out more about the city of Bath.