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 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 city. 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.