Discovering York, United Kingdom
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The UK's favourite city, where a weekend is never enough, when I was there a few times, I think is the most beautiful city in North Yorkshire.
If you are looking for a cultural getaway or romantic weekend break then visit York and be inspired. Renowned for its exquisite architecture, tangle of quaint cobbled streets and the iconic York Minster, York is fast developing a flourishing, cutting-edge scene. Delve into the city's vibrant café culture, take time out to enjoy some of the country's most talented street entertainers or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river.
A city of contrasts and exciting discoveries, York is a place where the old encompasses the new and the commonplace meets with the unexpected. Broaden your mind with a visit to world class museums or a variety of festivals held throughout the year catering for all ages and interests.
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York is a wonderful place
Recommended York Guide
York is a walled city situated near the river Ous and Foss in Yorkshire. The city of York is famous for its high heritage, culture, history and nightlife. Every year a number of tourists visit York to explore its beauty and heritage. There are a number of points of interests and nightlife entertainment spots including Clifford's Tower, Yorkshire Museum, JORVIK Viking Centre, Merchant Adventurers' Hall, National Railway Museum, Theatre Royal, Joseph Rowntree Theatre, National Centre for Early Music, York City Rowing Club, St. Mary's Abbey and The Strolling Theatricals. ... Read more »
Recent reviews for York
York, United Kingdom - Feb 4, 2015, by adam
York, which is a halfway point between London and Edinburgh, is one of Englands most famous historical town. It is a beautiful place with appealing architecture and rich heritage which makes the destination an ideal tourist attraction. The... Read more »
York is a wonderful place - Aug 29, 2009, by bicska
York is a beatuful, lovely place in the middle of Yorkshire. Most people are going there only to see the famous Yorkminster Abbey, which is really fantastic and you must see if you'll visit York, but that city could give much more... Read more »
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