Bristol Published on November 18, 2017 in Irish Sea Ports Bristol surprised me. No one had warned me that I was about to enter a friendly city with a hint of Holland – it is a port city, with canals, and bike lanes – but it is not so close to the sea – it is approx 15 km to the Severn Estuary – and… Keep Reading No comments Facebook Twitter Google Pinterest You might be interested in Liverpool The afternoon of my single visit to Liverpool coincided with an especially vicious rain storm and wind. I made the Chester: Can anyone tell me where is the Port? I have made two quick visits to Chester. It is such a lovely town. Chester Rows, The Roman Walls, the Amphitheatre, Ports in the Irish Sea There are many large and small ports – some less operational than others – along the shores of the islands.