Dalby Forest is a forest located on the southern slopes of the North York Moors National Park in North Yorkshire, England. It is maintained by the UK Forestry Commission. Dalby Forest, along with Langdale Forest and Cropton Forest, forms part of the North Riding Forest Park. Found within the North York Moors National Park there […]
The North Yorkshire Moors Railway is a heritage railway in North Yorkshire, England. First opened in 1836 as the Whitby and Pickering Railway, the railway was planned in 1831 by George Stephenson as a means of opening up trade routes inland from the then important seaport of Whitby. The line closed in 1965. It was […]
Scarborough is a large town on the North Sea coast of North Yorkshire, England. The modern town lies between 3 – 70 m (10 – 230 ft) above sea level, rising steeply northward and westward from the harbour onto limestone cliffs. The older part of the town lies around the harbour and is protected by […]
Castle Howard is a stately home in North Yorkshire, England, 15 miles north of York. One of the grandest private residences in Britain, most of it was built between 1699 and 1712 for the 3rd Earl of Carlisle, to a design by Sir John Vanbrugh. Castle Howard was built near the site of the ruined […]
Whitby is a seaside town, port and civil parish in the Scarborough borough of North Yorkshire, England. Situated on the east coast of Yorkshire at the mouth of the River Esk, Whitby has a combined maritime, mineral and tourist heritage, and is home to the ruins of Whitby Abbey where Caedmon, the earliest English poet, […]
Beck Isle Museum is housed in what is thought to be the first Agricultural College in England. It has twenty seven rooms and separate displays covering many aspects of local, social and family history, militaria and everything weird and wonderful. Thousands of objects are thoughtfully displayed in re-created period shops throughout buildings.
Duncombe Park is the seat of the Duncombe family whose senior member takes the title Baron Feversham. It is situated near Helmsley, North Yorkshire, England and stands in a commanding location above deeply incised meanders of the River Rye.
Set within ½ mile from the Wolds Way Walk, surrounded by mature woodland, on the northern edge of the picturesque Yorkshire Wolds. Wolds Way Lavender and Herb Farm is a wonderful and relaxing place to visit. The family run 12 acre site is currently planted with over six acres of lavender ranging from rich hues […]
Flamingo Land is a theme park and resort located in near Pickering, North Yorkshire. It is the 12th most visited theme park in Europe and hosts a number of rides of all sizes together with a zoo.
Located on the outskirts of the market town of Malton in North Yorkshire, Eden Camp is a multi-award winning Modern History Theme Museum housed within the grounds of an original World War Two prisoner of war camp. It was developed into a museum to stand as a tribute to all people, civilian and military, who […]
Ryedale Folk Museum has 13 historic buildings showing the lives of ordinary folk from earliest times to the present day. The Museum lies in the heart of the North York Moors. Set in 3 acres, there are rescued and reconstructed historic buildings including, shops, thatched cruck cottages, Elizabethan manor house, barns and workshops.
Bridlington is a seaside resort, minor sea fishing port and civil parish on the Holderness Coast of the North Sea, in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It has a static population of over 33,000, which rises considerably during the tourist season. The town is twinned with Millau in France and Bad Salzuflen in Germany. […]
Filey is a small town and civil parish in North Yorkshire, England. It forms part of the borough of Scarborough and is located between Scarborough and Bridlington on the North Sea coast. Although it started out as a fishing village, it has a large beach and is a popular tourist resort.
Wykeham Lakes is situated near Scarborough, North Yorkshire and offers a variety of activities including dinghy sailing, windsurfing, power boating, canoeing & kayaking. It also offers a wide selection of fishing from Fly-fishing to fishing for Pike and Trout.
Goathland is a village in the North York Moors national park situated due north of Pickering, off the A169 to Whitby. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery, and has the advantage of having a station on the steam-operated North Yorkshire Moors Railway line.
Scarborough Sea Life Centre is located in Scalby Mills, part of the stunning North Yorkshire coast, and it is one of the top marine centres in the UK. An incredible subsurface kingdom, from the jaw-dropping Great Barrier Reef exhibit that teems with brightly coloured fish and majestic cow nose stingrays to the elegant basking sharks […]
With hilltop-to-hilltop zip wires and a plunging valley below, it’s easy to see why this tree top adventure at Dalby Forest is so popular. It’s simply stunning.
Snainton Driving Range has 18 covered bays, 2 teaching bays and 12 grass tees. The outfield has four greens plus lots of short game targets and is 290 yards long. The 9 Hole Par 3 Golf Course was constructed in the autumn of 2005 and opened in May 2006. [AFG_gallery id=’4′] Snainton Golf boast a […]
Snainton Riding Centre is a family run business founded in 1970 and is situated in the beautiful countryside of Yorkshire. Located just off the A170, between Scarborough and Pickering its offers a variety of lessons for beginners to advance riders, group lessons, dressage/show jumping and much more.