The rain in Bath

          The rain in Bath shows its wrath to the path…   Unlike in Spain where it stays mainly on the plane.


          We spent just two days in Bath last month, and as is quite expected with a holiday on our island, or a “stay cation” as its called, the unpredictable British weather played its part.  One of the shops on “Pulteney Bridge” made a joke at the weathers expence… “Don’t let the sunshine spoil your rain” it said on their window display.  Their advertising department had earned their pay by turning a bad point into a good one and used the British summer weather to sell lightweight rain clothes.


          On our first day we scurried quickly around the outdoor tourist spots, seeking out locations to return to on the following, expected wetter day, as it was it wasn’t until late afternoon on our second say that the liquid sunshine hit us.


          The reflections of the lights caught my eye as they bounced from the flagstones in front of Bath Abbey, and Hubby was good enough to waste a little time dancing in and out of the shelter available so that I could wait for the daylight to dim a little more for the backdrop to my Abbey photo.


          Incidentally, have you ever seen a Primark in such luxurious a setting before ?

          More from before : Visiting “Bath” in June 2019. 

Pulteney bridge


         An old bridge in a tourist location…  


          With shops selling their wares on either side of you as you cross… 


         And pretty arches reflecting in the river below… 


          Remind you of anywhere? 


          Follow the direction down to the riverside below to see where it reminded the little Italian restaurant of… 


          “Ponte Vecchio” in “Florence” maybe? 

          More from before : Visiting “Bath” in June 2019.