travelgrove Reviews
 

York, United Kingdom

 
    York's map
adam's pictureby adam review
added on 4th of February, 2015

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 York Minster is the most prominent attraction of the town,being the towns Icon.

A pleasant location,it offers quite many activities besides visiting. I highly recommend the place as it can offer lots of things what makes the city even better. If you want to see a typical british town, head over York, especially if you want to learn about the nations background.It is vast and dynamic.

 

Things about York you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 

Read about York in our travel-guide
York is a wonderful place
 
 
 
guides

Recommended York Guide

York History

In 71 A.D., the Romans invaded northern England.  This part of England, which now houses York, UK, was much uncivilized before that time.  After they conquered northern England, the Romans built a fort near the Ouse and Floss rivers.  They named the fort Eboracum, which came from a Celtic phrase meaning “the place with yew trees.”  Over the next one hundred years, a thriving little village sprang up near the fort.  By the early 200’s A.D., the village had turned into a walled town.  Large houses with mosaic floors graced the area and buildings, such as baths, were open to the public.  This grandeur only lasted until the Roman... Read more »

 
 
reviews

Recent reviews for York

Discovering York - May 23, 2009, by bicska
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... 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 »

 
 

More reviews you might be interested in

Chengtu reviews - China
Porsche is one of the best branded cars that everyone loves to own. But when you own it, taking it for service is as necessary as you buy it with...
Porche Service

Munich reviews - Germany
We just spent about one and half day in Munich to visit the best places in the city and to see how is life in a such a big city. The city is really...
Short visit in Munich

 

Yala reviews - Sri Lanka
We are the Best tour operators in Sri Lanka who handling the budget tour & Holiday pakages. We are managing Sri...
Best Tour Operator in sri lanka

Fagaras reviews - Romania
The day before we had driven to Fagaras city and there we found a pretty fine motel at last... There are many motels and hotels in the area but...
In the Fagaras Mountains, Romania

 

Surat reviews - Thailand
We left Railay Beach trying to go to Koh Tao. It would take a lot longer than we expected but we made the most of it. We took a pick up truck to...
A quick stop and great food in Surat

Barstow reviews - California
We got up and were all fresh again after a good night rest at the hotel. We didn't even bother grabbing breakfast and were planning to eat some...
Shopping in Barstow

 

El Paso reviews - Texas
The region of El Paso, the sixth largest city in the state of Texas, USA and the chair of El Paso County, is situated at the western tip of Texas...
Why visit El Paso

Santa Barbara reviews - California
Santa Barbara, which is a halfway point between San Francisco and Los Angeles is easily the most gorgeous and I've ever been to by far....
Santa Barbara

 

Chamonix reviews - France
The Alps 2008 It all began almost a year ago after an expedition in Fagaras Mountains at the end of October. We were on the peaks of the...
Mont Blanc Adventures

Keystone reviews - Colorado
Keystone is a year round resort that offers something for everyone. Variety is the keyword that characterizes this resort: plenty of activities in...
Vacations all year in Keystone, CO

 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*