The World Heritage Site that is the beautiful city of Bath

May 28, 2022 8:37 am


Situated in the beautiful valley of Avon, is the largest city in the county of Somerset, the Roman named, Aquae Sulis, now the city of Bath.  Originally a spa town, the population is now well over 88,000.  The city was given the honour of being named a World Heritage Site in 1987 and is also featured on the transnational Heritage Site list. Tourists come from all over the world to visit the city and over 1.3 million visitors flock there every year to frequent the museums, theatres, gardens, restaurants, shopping centres and art galleries as well as the many spa facilities on offer.

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Families enjoy a great standard of living in Bath and the city is certainly affluent and thriving, businesses such as Bath Accountants, are finding their services in high demand as other competing companies try to establish their businesses there.  The architecturally beautiful, seventh century Bath Abby having originally been a renowned religious centre has been rebuilt in the 12th, 16th, and 17th centuries and when curative properties were declared from its fresh-water springs Bath became known as a spa town.

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Sport is held in high regard in Bath and their Rugby Union Team have achieved some major successes including winning the John Player Cup and are formidable rivals to any team daring to take them on. The Bath City Football Team is also a force to be reckoned with and regularly beat off any rivals in their home ground of Twerton Park.