To get a sense of what makes Bristol tick, step out and discover nearby areas such as Bristol, Baldwin Street, and Almondsbury.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. Spend a while discovering the exhibits at Spike Island, the SS Great Britain and the Georgian House. Culture vultures will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Old Vic Theatre, Colston Hall and the Bristol Hippodrome Theatre. Visit Arnolfini Gallery and the Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery, to get your fix of art.
Plan a trip to a few of the best child-friendly attractions in the area, for example the Bristol Ice Rink and At-Bristol. Treat the kids to a trip to Bristol Zoo, and get a glimpse of some fascinating creatures.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Nature lovers will want to check out Castle Park and the Bristol Castle Park, one of the places where visitors can escape the crowds. The natural havens such as Brandon Hill, allow visitors to see the animals and plants that exist in the local area.
While you are here, stop at some of the local sights such as Bristol Cathedral, Cabot Tower and Queen Square. These are a magnet for travellers from all over the world. Take the time to visit places of worship such as the St. Peters Church, the St. Mary Redcliffe Church and the John Wesley's Chapel. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the impotence of faith in Woolverton.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots like Watershed, the Galleries Shopping Centre and the Cabot Circus Shopping Centre.
Those who are into sports can spend an afternoon cheering on the Bristol Rugby Football Club rugby union team in winter and the Bristol Rovers F.C. soccer team at Memorial Stadium, the sporting heart and soul of the city. Afterwards, retire with local fans to a nearby pub to either celebrate, or commiserate, depending on the score.
Finding somewhere convenient to rest your head within the Woolverton area is a breeze. The Future Inn Bristol, the Bristol Hotel and the Mercure Bristol Holland House Hotel and Spa are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.