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Visit York

Are you seeking the perfect city getaway? Well, look no further than the gorgeous City of York. Conveniently situated in between Edinburgh and London, this stunning city, surrounded by the magnificent Yorkshire Dales has so much to offer. Enter through the ancient Roman Walls, that circle the vibrant centre, to discover contemporary independent shops and cafes that stand alongside a staggering 30 museums.

History

York is a city that is rife with the most incredible history. Founded by the Romans way back in 71AD, this stunning City has been touched by all civilisations that followed. From prosperity with the Anglo-Saxons to horrors during the 2nd World War, this city has seen it all. Explore the winding streets and visit any number of the 30 museums that York has to offer, to learn about the rich heritage that this city holds.

Things to Do

With such a long-standing history and collection of ancient buildings, it is perhaps no surprise that this city is infamous for its ghost stories. Perfect for Halloween, this City offers an array of ghost tours that allow you to explore the most haunted places in York. So, whether you’re a sceptic or a believer, take a trip to 35 Stonegate, and see if you discover a connection with those on the “other side”.

If you’re not a fan of ghosts and hauntings, York has plenty of other things to offer. Wander down the Shambles and enjoy the historical buildings that now host a plethora of independent shops and cafes. Walk the City walls to Clifford’s Tower and take in the spectacular views, before travelling back in time at the Jorvik Viking Centre. Or, travel out to the beautiful countryside surrounding the City, for breath-taking scenery and fresh air.

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