The town of Knaresborough offers many unique attractions to visitors. The prophetess Mother Shipton was born in a cave beside the River Nidd; the waters of the nearby petrifying well turns things to stone; and every year thousands of visitors flock to the town to witness the annual be...
For nearly 75 years Pudsey In Yorkshire England has been the center of Treacle Mining in the United Kingdom. Today though the town mourns its past, dwindling supplies of there famous golden syrup has led to the closure of the Pudsey mine, the only surviving treacle mine in England.
Yorkshire has much to offer any tourist. While it offers the usual shopping haunts and great nightlife, it's availability of unusual activities is what sets this region apart.
A historical guide to the City of York, located in North Yorkshire, England. We take the through the historic attractions that the city has to offer and what you should plan to see on a visit to York.
York is one of the most fascinating medieval cities in Britain. Filled with history, places to visit and explore. Walk the ancient walls and get a birds eye view of great English gardens.
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A guide to the beautiful Derwent dams in Derbyshire and the Dam busters
York is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the UK. Jorvik Viking Centre, Cliffords Tower, National Railway Museum, The Shambles, York Art Gallery, York Castle Museum, York Cold War Bunker, York Dungeon, York Minster and Yorkshire Museum are top York Tourist Sites.
Jorvik Viking Centre brought Viking history alive permanently. Nearby you can also visit York Castle Museum, Clifford’s Tower, York Minster and National Railway Museum, just to name a few.
The National Railway Museum in York is one of the largest and richest collections of railway related material in the world.
York Castle Museum is one of Britain's leading museums of everyday life, displaying thousands of household objects in room settings and exhibitions.
Top 5 attractions in York: Clifford’s Tower, National Railway Museum, Jorvik Viking Centre, York Castle Museum, York Minster.
It is only the beginning. Why the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, the largest outdoor sculpture museum in Europe, more surprises out of the ordinary. Not so much (and more) in size and variety of trees and flowers, but for the fine collection of sculptures of modern art
The Petrifying Well is one of Englands oldest visitor attractions.
If you have never visited Yorkshire, then you haven't lived. This is my own experience, which I hope will whet the appetitie.