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York is a wonderful place, United Kingdom

 
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bicska's pictureby bicska review
added on 29th of August, 2009
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 satisfaction. For example there is the a nice rivertrip on the Ouse, which is incredibly beautiful (and costs 7-8pounds) or the many nice original English bars and restaurants, I would recommand to try a few of them. York is a good place to go with childrens as well, thay got many playgrounds in every part of the city and also some wolkingtrips around the city (between 10-30 pounds per day).
 

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A walled city sitting by the Ousse and Fork Rivers, York is a very old city. It is rich in history and culture of an age long gone in England. If not for the deposition of Richard III, York could have become the capital of England instead of London.The assembly hall and rooms The best place to start is in the heart of the city, and the assembly rooms sit right in the heart of York. Once the meeting place of the elite and the royalty, the Assembly Hall was the brainchild of Richard Boyle, third earl of Burlington. Its grandiose design includes 48 Corinthian columns. You can feel the elegance and the grandeur that was once only accessible to... Read more »

 
 
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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 »

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 »

 
 

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