The Best city in the UK
Once you have decided to do a placement funded by Erasmus+ you have the difficult task of choosing the city you would like to do it in! If you are looking for a city in the UK to do your internship, let us give you a helping hand. Choose Bristol! But why Bristol?
Well known for the strong accent, Banksy, hipsters and a nice bridge, Bristol is by far the best city in the UK – fact. It was even voted as one of the top ten cities to live in the whole world last year.
Choose Bristol over London
Bristol has been voted the best City to live in the UK in 2017. An article in the Sunday Times said: “We sum the city up as cool, classy and supremely creative”. In an article published in The Times they said: “glamorous, creative, hi-tech and professional” jobs on offer and “great” food and drink – the city “crams in all the culture you could wish for”. The European commision awardedBristol European City of Sport 2017.
With 2 universities and over 50,000 students, Bristol’s student life is like no other! Ans for those who enjoy sightseeing and a bit of culture, Bristol also has many ancient sights. The SS Great Britain, Clifton Suspension Bridge, Blaise Castle and Hamlet, Ashton Court Mansion, Cabot Tower, the Wills Memorial Building, the Cathedral and many more. There’s an open top bus tour of Bristol, showing you all the touristic attractions. There is never a shortage of things to do in Bristol for students! Almost everywhere in Bristol, you can get student discount on tickets, souvenirs, clothes, shoes and many other things, it’s the perfect city to be a student in! There are many young buskers and youth organisations, meaning it’s very easy to meet and get to know young people.