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Skiing is a fantastic experience for the whole family to enjoy, with the variety of slopes, great mix of kids clubs and the fantastic entertainment on offer in mountain resorts across Europe making it the perfect holiday choice for people both young and old. If you are thinking about taking your family on a trip to the mountains for the first time this...
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Image Credit: Paul Tomlin (flickr.com) Yorkshire is known for its exquisite landscapes and natural beauty, and the National Trust goes a long way towards protecting these areas of outstanding beauty. Whilst on holiday in and around the North York Moors, why not visit these great National Trust places for a fun day out? Nunnington Hall This stunning...
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Scripps Garage, Goathload   If you are a classic film or TV fan planning a holiday in North Yorkshire soon and will be staying in Whitby, Robin Hood’s Bay or Scarborough accommodation, then you are in for a treat. This stunning part of the UK has, unsurprisingly, been the setting of a range of programmes and movies over the years; below are just...
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North Yorkshire is known for its dramatic scenery and unspoilt countryside, and it is this reputation that has made it one of the most popular locations in the UK within the film industry. With a number of major films and renowned television series having been filmed across Yorkshire, you can combine a northern break with a trip to the site of your...
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Falling Foss Waterfall (image credit: Peter Church)   It may not have been known to those staying at the Scarborough hotels in North Yorkshire when they arrive but, by the time they leave, a large proportion of visitors to this glorious part of the world have fallen in love with the beautiful nearby fishing village of Robin Hood’s Bay. Below...
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Historic Locations around Whitby

Posted by on March 7, 2013
When it comes to historic holiday destinations in the North of England, Whitby has to be one of the best. Its variety of historic and cultural sites are second to none, and this blog takes a look at a few of the best to give you an idea of what’s on offer. The Whitby Jet Heritage Centre This fascinating building is located at the end of the town’s...
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While Paris is famous for its wealth of beautiful architecture and famous buildings, it can sometimes be difficult to discover them all during a short city break. A great method of achieving this is through sightseeing tours, taking in all the sights of the city of love in one clean sweep. One person who has been helping tourists see the many panoramas...
Snowdonia Walking Festival If you are planning a trip to the magnificent Snowdonia National Park for a relaxing break and staying in one of the many North Wales self catering cottages on offer, you will be well placed to enjoy the forthcoming Snowdonia Walking Festival during October 12 – 14. This year’s Snowdonia Walking Festival has been coordinated...