Archive for the York category

SKOSH! Another reason to head to York…

Posted on 5th March 2017

York already has a fantastic pedigree when it comes to great restaurants. According to the Guardian’s Jay Rayner, that pedigree just got even better. Mr Rayner has reviewed “Skosh” this week and concluded it is another great reason to visit the wonderful city of York. He [...]

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Street Names in York

Street sign in York

Posted on 10th January 2017

You only have to have a casual stroll around York to notice that there are some particularly unusual street names. [...]

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Relaunching Rievaulx Abbey

Posted on 19th July 2016

Not much has changed at Rievaulx Abbey for hundreds of years. The incredible Cistercian abbey ruins lie hidden away in a quiet, wooded valley only a few miles north of Helmsley. Founded in 1131, the abbey had become incredibly successful and wealthy before being ordered closed and destroyed by [...]

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Private Tours from York

Posted on 27th January 2015

Grand Yorkshire offers you the opportunity to explore Yorkshire on a tailor-made private tour from York. In 2014, Grand Yorkshire helped visitors from across the world to visit destinations and attractions across Yorkshire on a private tour from York. We know that everyone is different, and our [...]

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Half-day tours and excursions from York

Posted on 12th September 2014

We are delighted to launch three superb half-day excursions from York this autumn. These half-day excursions from York depart in the early afternoon from York city centre and offer you the opportunity to visit and explore three of the most exciting attractions in the region surrounding York. [...]

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