Posts tagged "York"
Shopping Boutiques in York's Shambles

Shopping Boutiques in York’s Shambles

A winding mediaeval passageway of half-timbered houses and ancient hanging signs, York’s Shambles is full of independent shops selling gourmet foods, gifts and souvenirs. Winner of Google’s ‘Most Picturesque Street In Britain’ award, it’s got a whole lot of substance to go with its style.  In places the Shambles is so narrow, you can touch both sides...
An expert food blogger's guide to York dining

An expert food blogger’s guide to York dining

There are very few historic cities as well-preserved as York, where a stroll down the Shambles and the view of the Minster have remained as unchanged pleasures for centuries. History fans don’t have a total monopoly on York’s charms just yet though – it’s also becoming more and more of a haven for dedicated foodies.  It’s been...
Lights, arts and fun at Illuminating York Festival 2014

Lights, arts and fun at Illuminating York Festival 2014

It’s no secret that ye olde York has some pretty spectacular buildings, but each October the Illuminating York Festival steps up to make them even more impressive. Powered by cutting-edge technology, this ingenious show projects vibrant illustrations onto the city’s most historic landmarks in a dazzling, dancing display. This year, fabulous projections will once again light up the...
Europe's Most Captivating Film Location Destinations

Europe’s Most Captivating Film Location Destinations

Lights, camera, ACTION! Classic silver screen moments were created near to many of our hotels. See below for a few places film enthusiasts will want to keep an eye out for when sightseeing. Berlin – Bourne Supremacy So much of this all-action film classic is set in Berlin it is hard to pin down one...
Visit The Top 9 York Attractions With York Pass

Visit The Top 9 York Attractions With York Pass

Gothic buildings, gruesome tales, and ghosts galore: York may be small, but its history is mighty. York is one of England’s most beautiful northern cities, known for its heritage buildings and historic sights. Make the most of your visit with a York Pass: the card gives you access to over 30 attractions, with online prices starting...
#Innsider’s guide to York

#Innsider’s guide to York

The medieval City of York in the north of England is famous for its historic walls, cobbled streets and the impressive Minster which dominates the skyline. A variety of attractions and sights await you in York, here are our #Innsider tips to make the most of your visit. Snickelways The term Snickelways originates from the...
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