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Clifford's Tower, York by Charles D P Miller @flickr
York Castle Museum
York Castle Museum by Cyesuta @flickr
York Bridge
York Bridge by Tim Green Aka Atoach @flickr
York Magistrates
York Magistrates by Graham Mitchell Photography @flickr
York Guildhall
York Guildhall by Tim Green Aka Atoach @flickr
York by Martin Pettitt @flickr
York by Martin Pettitt @flickr
York Minster
York Minster by Charles D P Miller @flickr
York: Station Hotel
York: Station Hotel by Tim Green Aka Atoach @flickr
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Top sigths of Great Britain

London is the oldest city in the country. It was founded yet during the times of the Roman Empire, and at that time London was known as Londinium. There are several buildings that remind of first settlers and that period in the history of the city. The border with Scotland is the location of a very interesting landmark – Hadrian’s Wall. The wall was built in the 2nd century by order of Emperor Hadrian and was named after him. The purpose of the wall was to protect the city from barbarian attacks. City gates in Colchester and Lincoln have survived till our days. These ancient cities also feature ruins of historic buildings, old temples and protective facilities. … Open

Chapters of the guide to York

Cuisine and top restaurants

Mannion And Co is a perfect place to relax after a busy day full of sightseeing. This cafe is located near the center of the city. In addition to delicious desserts, Mannion And Co serves a wide selection of main course dishes and salads, as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Georgina's Cafe has become a permanent place of relaxation for both locals and tourists who enjoy gathering here every morning to … Open

Traditions and mentality of York

During the days of the festival all sights of the city are miraculously transformed. They are equipped with a sophisticated lighting system, so numerous people come to enjoy the view of the beautiful landmarks not only during the daytime but also at night. York Minster is certainly the main object of the holiday. The height of this majestic building is 40 meters. It order to create spectacular lighting of the … Open

Travel guide to York

The Trade Guild Halls is an equally attractive site. It is also one of the oldest buildings in York. The building was built in 1357. The initiators of its construction were the wealthiest inhabitants of the city. They decided to create their own religious brotherhood, whose meetings were held in this house. The brotherhood existed until the 16th century. Afterwards, the beautiful building with solemn decoration … Open

York for children - what to visit

A lot of impressions is guaranteed from visiting the park, Creepy Crawlies Adventure Playsite, which is also aimed at children of different ages. In this entertaining center there are indoor pavilions with playrooms for children of various ages, and on the adjoining territory, there is an equestrian center in which very lovely ponies live. In the warm season, the young visitors of the park will have the opportunity … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

The latest fashion innovations can be discovered on Stonegate street. It is the most popular shopping street in the city. On its both sides are situated beautiful historic houses with shops, restaurants and entertainment venues on the first floors. Stonegate street is full of interesting designer stores, beautiful toy shops with fabulous design and gastronomic shops that sell popular sweets. The famous tea house … Open

Advices for travellers

8. The streets of the city are distinguished by exemplary cleanliness. Waste can be disposed in specially designated areas only. Any violation of public order is due to large fines. 9. Before you go to have some rest in one of the local parks, make sure to specify what area of the park is designed for this type of recreation. In some parks visitors are allowed to sit on the lawn, while others can … Open

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