Bristol is a fairly big city and like so many other larger cities, it offers an array of things to do. Yet, singles in Bristol often struggle with their dating life. Why? Simply because going out doesn’t mean you will meet other singles in an atmosphere that’s conducive to mingling; having a great social circle does not mean having plenty of singles in your social circle; and having a hectic schedule many people dedicate their spare time to friends, not looking for dates.
Enter dating sites like Flirt.com where you can find thousands of singles in one place. Singles who aren’t only wanting to find new dates, flirt and have fun, but singles who it’s easy to approach. You don’t have to try to figure out if they are single at, say, the gym, when they are surrounded by friends and possibly not looking to flirt at that very moment. You can just simply shoot them a message, knowing that if there’s interest, they’ll get back to you.
What’s more, dating websites offer you the opportunity to look for people in whatever location you want to date in, be it your city or nearby areas if you live in a small town close to Bristol. It expands your horizons far beyond your own social circle.
If you join Flirt.com chances are pretty big that you meet someone soon enough to take on a date, given there are thousands of potential matches. So where to go and what to do?
Our suggestion is to keep it really low key for a first date. It’s a first meeting and you don’t know if there will be real life chemistry. What’s more, even with people you will eventually have chemistry with, first meetings don’t always show it, because you’re both nervous and adjusting to the real life versions of each other. So rather keep it short and sweet; don’t make your mind up about the other person just yet.
A great first date in Bristol, as in any city, is something simple like grabbing a drink, coffee, or ice cream. You can go for a short walk together in the city, or sit down and chat.
Check out Boston Tea Party, Poco, Café Amoré, Baristas Coffee, Spicer + Cole, Twoday Coffee Roasters, Cosies’ Wine Bar, Bar Buvette, Penfolds, The Library, The Quadrant, Hausbar, Amoeba Lounge Bar, Rummer Hotel, Hyde & Co., AngelBerry, The Old Duke, The Cambridge Arms, Stock Exchange Bakery and Herbert’s Bakery. These are just a few ideas - find a place you both feel relaxed in and that relates to your interests.