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5 reasons to visit the North York Moors

Posted on 9th November 2016

The North York Moors is located (as the name would suggest) north of York and is one of the most popular places to visit in Yorkshire. The Jurassic scenery of the Moors includes wide open areas of heather moorland, beautiful lush green valleys, stunning cliffs and coastline, charming towns and [...]

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Steam Trains on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Posted on 1st November 2016

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway owns or cares for over 30 locomotives at any time, with around two thirds of these undergoing or scheduled for long-term repair. The railway has an active fleet of 10 – 12 engines in operational service, with five or six in action on any given day and [...]

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Whitby Abbey

Posted on 18th August 2016

On our day trip from York (Steam Trains, Whitby & the Moors) we spend three hours at leisure in the fishing town of Whitby, one of the true gems on the British coast. Our minibus tour from York drops you in Whitby, where you are free to explore the town. You will also have the chance to [...]

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Day Trips from York

Posted on 12th April 2016

Looking for day trips from York? Grand Yorkshire has the perfect selection of great value day trips from York, visiting the best locations and showcasing the finest sights and scenery across Yorkshire. These great value day trips from York include ‘Steam Trains, Whitby & the [...]

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Top Hotels in York – the Telegraph

Posted on 8th February 2016

Not sure where to stay on your visit to York? This post on the Daily Telegraph website should help with some inspiration, with suggestions and reviews of hotels, B&Bs and guesthouses. There is something for everyone in their list, whatever your preferred style and budget. Click here to open [...]

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