Below us the River Avon, looking steely.
This was the best shot I could manage without a wide-angle lens ...
... and this is a cheat, spliced together but giving a better view of what it looks like.
Just visible on the right hand bank in this photo is the Old Powder House, where vessels were required to off-load gun powder and other inflammable materials before they reached the port in the centre of Bristol.
A scattering of bluebells
Exploring a corner of the city for the first time is always enjoyable ...