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Image Credit: Peter Collins (flickr.com) Yorkshire is home to some of the finest open gardens in the country, and with spring in full bloom and summer on its way, there’s no better time to visit some of Yorkshire’s most beautiful open gardens. Below is a guide to some of the most beautiful Yorkshire gardens to visit whilst staying in one of the...

Off-road thrills in North Yorkshire

Posted by on November 12, 2013
North Yorkshire is always a popular destination with people looking for a weekend getaway, with the towns of Whitby and Scarborough often a perfect place to visit whilst on holiday in the region. But if you want to have an action packed break, then here is a guide to some great activities that are quite literally off the beaten track.
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North Yorkshire tourist attractions

Posted by on September 5, 2013
North Yorkshire is a haven for tourist attractions with people often flocking to the area for a break away from the stress of work. To help guide you along, here are some attractions that you can enjoy, come rain or shine. A quirky attraction for many visitors to North Yorkshire is the Museum of Victorian Science. A stone’s throw away from many Whitby...

Chagstock 2013 hailed as a great success

Posted by on August 13, 2013
A guest post from Mole Valley Farmers, drawing attention to their Rock Your Wellies competition and the family-friendly Chagstock festival. Since it ‘went public’ for the first time in 2007, having first been held privately by a group of friends four years earlier, Chagstock has become one of the South West’s most loved summer festivals....
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North Yorkshire is full of incredible sights, with Whitby, Scarborough and Robin Hoods Bay always proving popular holiday destinations for those keen to experience the Great British Holiday at its finest. If you are heading to the region on your holidays and want to plan your itinerary nice and early, here are three landmarks you won’t want to...
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Whilst hotels near Whitby are usually filled up with couples, families and friends eager to discover the charms of this port town, or the equally popular resort of Scarborough, there is a hidden gem in the area which goes by the name of Robin Hood’s Bay. A fascinating and delightful village, it is not thought that Robin Hood himself ever visited...
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Whitby is a fantastic place to visit throughout the year, standing as a fine example of the Great British holiday experience thanks to its sublime seaside stretches. As well as offering an unforgettable day at the beach, those staying in a Whitby hotel throughout the year can enjoy a superb range of festivals – these are just some of the best. We...
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The North East has never had any trouble enticing holidaymakers, with Scarborough, Whitby and Robin Hood’s always proving particularly popular among those in search for a perfect slice of the Great British Seaside. If you’re itching to head to the beach here are some of the finest sandy stretches in the region which you could visit during...
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It has been a long time coming, but the Edinburgh tram will finally embark on its first ever journey with passengers later on today (March 8th). Taking a half mile journey from Islington to Edinburgh airport, the service will welcome a host of government officials, including Transport Minister Keith Brown. The tram is, however, still very much a work...
Love is in the air for the giant pandas at Edinburgh ahead of the big bears’ breeding season, and they are bringing in more crowds than ever to the Scottish capital’s famous zoo. A huge rise in visitor numbers was reported over the weekend, with more than 8,000 flocking to watch the pandas, compared with 6575 last year – a rise of 20 per...