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City Sightseeing Bath Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"With great views from the top of the bus strategically placed stops and an interesting commentary this truly is the best way to see the sights of Bath.On this City Sightseeing tour you can hop-on and off as many times as you like aboard the open-top double-decker bus. There are 15 stops and the entire route takes approximately 45 minutes. The bus departs every 10 - 30 minutes from each stop. Tickets are valid for 24 hours from firs The Royal Crescent The Circus Great Pulteney Street and Pulteney Bridge
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City Sightseeing Bath Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"With great views from the top of the bus strategically placed stops and an interesting commentary this truly is the best way to see the sights of Bath.On this City Sightseeing tour you can hop-on and off as many times as you like aboard the open-top double-decker bus. There are 15 stops and the entire route takes approximately 45 minutes. The bus departs every 10 - 30 minutes from each stop. Tickets are valid for 24 hours from firs The Royal Crescent The Circus Great Pulteney Street and Pulteney Bridge
From GBP15.00
 
City Sightseeing Bath Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"With great views from the top of the bus strategically placed stops and an interesting commentary this truly is the best way to see the sights of Bath.On this City Sightseeing tour you can hop-on and off as many times as you like aboard the open-top double-decker bus. There are 15 stops and the entire route takes approximately 45 minutes. The bus departs every 10 - 30 minutes from each stop. Tickets are valid for 24 hours from firs The Royal Crescent The Circus Great Pulteney Street and Pulteney Bridge
From GBP15.00

The Circus & The Royal Crescent

Bath was a kind of experiment: In the 18th century, Ralph Allen, a rich businessman, bought the sandstone quarries of Claverton and Combe Down near Bath. Together with John Wood sr., he fulfilled his...
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King_Golo
Oct 29, 2016

Perfect harmony

While the Royal Crescent is perhaps more famous, and is certainly stunning, my own preference is for the relative intimacy of this elegant circle of terraced houses just to its east. It was designed...
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toonsarah
Mar 15, 2009

The Circus

Divided into three segments of equal length, the Circus is a circular space surrounded by large townhouses. Each of the curved segments faces one of the three entrances, thereby ensuring that...
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mallyak
Sep 24, 2008

Circus

The Circus in Bath has nothing to do with clowns and lion tamers, circus is the Latin word for circle and the Circus here is a circle of three buildings designed by one of Bath's main architects, John...
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Dabs
Feb 12, 2008

The Circus

This is one of Baths most famous examples of Georgian Architecture. The Circus was originally named Kings Circus. The name of circus comes from the latin translation of ring/oval/circle.John Wood the...
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suvanki
Jul 29, 2007

The Circus

The Circus is inspired by Roman architecture. It is round like the Colosseum, and three orders of columns are associated with the three stories of the building. This is an unusual feature in this...
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sswagner
Dec 29, 2006

The Circus - a georgian beauty

In Bath, you will find a couple of masterpieces of georgian architecture, with two really outstanding : The Royal Crescent and the Circus. The Circus is a complex of buildings, built between 1754 and...
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Airpunk
Aug 22, 2006

The Circus

One of the most famous circuses in the country, and full of 18th century town houses for the well heeled in the city. If you were to see the inside layout, you would see the typical "Upstairs...
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Sjalen
Feb 28, 2006

The Circus

Designed by John Wood, this circular group of houses repays study. Notice the three sets of pillars on the buildings, reflecting Ionic, Doric and corinthian pillars, similar to the Collisium in Rome....
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Emmjai
Oct 01, 2005

No clowns - promise !

Although it is the Royal cresent that Bath seems most well known for, many vistors I think perhaps are more impressed by the handsome Georgian square known as the 'Circus'.The name comes from the...
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sourbugger
Sep 09, 2005

The Circus

The Circus really does epitomise the elegance of Georgian Bath. Beautiful curved terraces of Bath limestone sweep round in a circle, and it doesn't take much to imagine the ladies and gentlemen of...
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Rachael71
Apr 07, 2005

Regency circle

Looking at the town houses that comprise the Circus today, it is difficult to believe they were part of a speculative suburban building boom between 1760 and 1790. Elegantly uniform on the outside,...
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mvtouring
Jan 03, 2005
 
 
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"A Visit to Jane Austen's Town"
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"Baaaaarth, Darling !"
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"An afternoon in Bath"
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"Bath"
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Things to Do Near Circus

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Royal Crescent

This property is ten minutes walk from the town centre near Victoria park, you can get a no 7 bus from town (just ask for the circus). You can get the City sightseeing bus, but the cost is £12 and...
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Pulteney Bridge

This will be my pictures of the scenic Ponte Vecchio Bridge in Florence Italy, which was the Inspiration of the Pulteney Bridge so you can see the similarities and differences of both bridges. One of...
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River Avon

If you have at least two days or more to explore the City of Bath and not in a hurry, You can go on an Avon River Boat Tour and or Cruise of which You can take the Narrow Boats in the downstream of...
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Queens Square

Queen Square is the biggest square in Bath and hosts many events throughout the year, French markets, Italian Markets, with an annual event called Boules, a weekend where all the restaurants compete...
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Bath Abbey

Every Thursday the organ pipes is tuned, which is quite loud. One pipe sounded like my old hoover on the blink before it exploded and died, the other sounded like the QE2 leaving port. You don't...
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Great Chalfield Manor

The parish church which adjoins the Great Chalfield Manor is at least a century older than the manor house. It is definitely worth taking the time to visit for its connections with Thomas Tropnell,...
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