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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 »
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 »
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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