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Is the cost of living in Bristol high?

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"The cost of living in Bristol, is relatively high compared to other cities in the country, but it is still more affordable than London. Housing costs, including rent and property prices, are a significant expense, with prices varying depending on the area and type of property. Utilities, such as electricity, gas, and water, are also a considerable expense, but they are generally in line with the national average. Transportation costs in Bristol can be quite high, particularly if you rely on public transport or own a car. However, the city has a good cycling infrastructure, which can help reduce transportation expenses. Food and grocery prices are similar to the national average, but eating out at restaurants and cafes can be more expensive. Entertainment and leisure activities in Bristol can also be costly, with prices for cinema tickets, gym memberships, and other recreational activities being higher than in some other UK cities. However, there are also many free or low-cost events and attractions in the city, such as parks, museums, and festivals, which can help balance out these expenses. Overall, the cost of living in Bristol is higher than in many other UK cities, but it offers a good quality of life, with a vibrant arts and culture scene, excellent job opportunities, and beautiful surrounding countryside," remarked another expat who made the move to Bristol, England.

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