Shopping centres and retail parks
The two-level indoor Mall at Cribbs Causeway, near Bristol, boasts over 150 shops including John Lewis and Marks & Spencer flagship stores. There are a wide range of restaurants, cafes and food outlets so you can squeeze in a bite to eat in between looking for those bargains in the shops. It is also surrounded by The Venue entertainment centre and other large retail outlets.
Website: The Mall
Services: 1, 2, 3, 4, 19, 73, 75, 76, m1
Bristol Shopping Quarter - including Cabot Circus and Broadmead
In Central Bristol you'll find Bristol Shopping Quarter. This consists of Broadmead, The Galleries, The Arcade and of course Cabot Circus where you can find over 130 of the UK's most fashionable High Street and designer stores along with numerous restaurants and the Showcase Cinema De Lux. There is also the glamorous Quakers Friars, a vibrant piazza lined with designer shops, restaurants and cafés.
Website: Bristol Shopping Quarter
Website: Cabot Circus
Services: Almost every local service in Bristol, plus those coming from outside of Bristol
Bath City Centre - including SouthGate
The compact city centre is packed with retailers. Whether you're after the big high street brands or small independent shops selling everything from antiques to glassware you'll find it. SouthGate shopping centre is home to many of the big names as well as places to eat and drink.
Website: Bath shops
Services: Bath bus station is directly opposite so almost any service into Bath will get you there
Weston town - including Sovereign Shopping Centre
You'll find many independent shops around Weston town centre as well as some of the big names, including in the indoor Sovereign Shopping Centre.
Website: Weston shopping
Website: Sovereign Shopping Centre
Services: All services into and around Weston
Outdoor Attractions and Parks
Clifton Suspension Bridge Spanning the Avon Gorge, this is the iconic symbol of Bristol.
Bristol Zoo Gardens Discover over 400 species of exotic and endangered animals from across the globe, all set within award winning gardens spanning 12 acres.
Museums and Historical Buildings
Bristol Cathedral Step inside Bristol's stunning Cathedral on College Green, which dates back to the 12th Century.