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  • Sophie etc. - York City Guide: How to Explore York in Three Days

    York is a city you always want to return to. It was not any different for Sophie, who has recently visited York on a short break. The appeal of York’s ‘proper British’ history keeps bringing people from all over the world to visit the city. Cobbled streets, gothic structures and nods to the city’s Viking and Roman past is what makes York a perfect destination. On her blog, Sophie shares her #OnlyinYork experience.

    Sophie etc. - York City Guide: How to Explore York in Three Days

  • Little Miss Winney - York : City Guide A Yorkshire Staycation

    A proud Northerner Kate Winney, who grew up visiting York on day-trips, has recently travelled to the city for a short staycation. York has so many activities on offer that you really are spoiled for choice and it’s hard to fit everything in the itinerary. In her blog, Kate showcases some of the best spots for food in York as well as gives some ideas of how to fill in your time in the vibrant historic city.

    Little Miss Winney - York : City Guide A Yorkshire Staycation

  • Hand Luggage Only - York #Microgap

    As VisitBritain’s ambassadors Lloyd and Yaya from Hand Luggage Only blog have visited York on a Microgap. Taking concept from a gap year, they focused on things to do in York, learning about the city’s thousands of years long history and captaining the boat for the first time! Wonder what the best view in York is, or want to take a step back into the past? For that - read the blog and find out the best places to stay and eat in York, as well as what can you learn on your own microgap to York. 

    Hand Luggage Only - York #Microgap

  • Elizabeth Everywhere - Weekend break in York - a perfect English getaway

    If you want to escape the hustle and bustle of a busy London, why not jump on an LNER train to York In under 2 hours you will end up in the city full of history and more things to see you have ever imagined – all no more than a 20 minute walk apart! Elizabeth has explored York recently and visited some of York’s most iconic attractions. Read the blog to follow her steps around the city and see where to stay and dine while on a break in York. 

    Elizabeth Everywhere - Weekend break in York - a perfect English getaway

  • Wanderlust Chloe - Ultimate Weekend in York

    Chloe from WanderlustChloe blog has visited York earlier in February as art of the Treasure Trove tour of England, covering some of the most beautiful Cathedral cities in the UK – Durham, Lincoln and of course York. With easy access from London by LNER trains and tonnes of cafes, things to see and do and a lovely city “buzz” York is a perfect city break for all. Read about when to take best photos of the city, what to do in your free time and where to get the best grubs on Chloe’s blog.

    Wanderlust Chloe - Ultimate Weekend in York

  • Lost in Landmarks - A day trip to York: one day itinerary in the historic city

    Only have one day to explore York? Don’t worry, the historic city has a lot on offer, although you might find yourself wanting to return again and again to discover even more. Kirsty from Lost in Landmarks blog says York really captures the hearts and minds of all who visit. There are many reasons to this, but for Kirsty the main one is the wealth of history and the chocolate smell in the air.

    Lost in Landmarks - A day trip to York: one day itinerary in the historic city

  • Sophie's Suitcase - Ultimate guide to a weekend break in York

    At the start of December Sophie and her best friend visited York to explore the most of the city in 48 hours. Located almost exactly halfway between London and Edinburgh, York is a city with deep Roman and Viking roots, combining its heritage with modern British lifestyle.  According to Sophie, here you will feel like you’ve stepped back in time as you wonder down medieval streets surrounded by the ancient city walls, but will also be brought back to present with York’s thriving cultural scene. Read about how to save money while sightseeing and the best places to stay and eat in York on Sophie’s blog.

    Sophie's Suitcase - Ultimate guide to a weekend break in York

  • Tilly-Jayne Blog - A City Guide To: York

    For most of our UK visitors York is no more than 2 hours away from their homes. History on the doorstep. Tilly-Jayne has visited York in December with for a weekend getaway with her mum and in her blog post she explores places to stay & eat, as well as thing to do in the city. As she puts it “There is so, so much to see and do in York, you certainly won't be stuck filling your time here...” As a vegan, Tilly also has advice on best planted-based friendly food places in York.

    Tilly-Jayne Blog - A City Guide To: York

  • Katya Jackson - York City Break

    Exploring York is like entering a living open-air museum. Katya has visited York for a weekend break with her lovely whippet Loki – sharing the best things to do as well as places to eat and stay. As a talented photographer, she captured city’s hidden corners and historical medieval atmosphere. Visit her blog for the full weekend city guide and recommendations on what to do in York with a furry friend. Hopefully Katya will convince you to add our beautiful city to your 2019 travel plans.

    Katya Jackson - York City Break

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