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Shrimp scampi being sauted in a pan

A Foodie’s Guide to Yorkshire: Must-Try Dishes

Food in Yorkshire is a real treat and the county has more than its fair share of famous foods for visitors to try. From the humble Kit Kit, a coffee break favorite for many (myself included), to Yorkshire puddings, crab, scampi (another favorite), and Wensleydale cheese, Yorkshire is an excellent destination for foodies. North Yorkshire ...
Howard Park in North Yorshire, England, 15 miles north of York

10 Fun Day Trips from York: Top Sights and Activities

York in northern England is a wonderful city with so many great things to see and do such as the cathedral, the River Ouse (pronounced like loose), and the picturesque lanes of the Shambles. The great thing about the city is its location not far from the coast and its three large national parks, meaning ...
Overlooking view of Porthminster Beach in St Ives, Cornwall.

Best Time to Visit England (Weather and Costs)

England is a fantastic destination at any time of the year thanks to its many indoor and outdoor attractions. However, the summer months are the best time to visit England to get the most out of the country’s stunning beaches, national parks, festivals, and historic sites. Aside from a six-year stint in China, I’ve lived ...
The stunning English Gothic style cathedral and metropolitical Church of Saint Peter in York, England.

15 Fun Things To Do in York, England

York is a city in the north of England famed for its cathedral, quaint cobbled streets and for its many excellent museums. Discover the best things to do in York from exploring the city’s links with the chocolate industry (and of course have a taste) to its Roman and Viking past. There are so many ...
A beautiful Colchester Castle made of recycled Roman bricks on a clear blue sky

15 Top Castles to Visit in England

England is a land of castles. From large defensive fortresses to beautiful Tudor mansions, ancient ruins, and even castle hotels, there’s no shortage of interesting castles in England. I’ve visited many English castles over the years and will let you know about some of the best ones to visit below. Many of the castles of ...
The view from the Minack Theatre in Cornwall, England. one of the best things to do in england

25 Best Things To Do in England

England is a fantastic destination whatever your interests and budget. There are so many great things to do in England from seeing the famous sites of London to exploring the quaint towns and villages, national parks and thousands of miles of coastline. I have spent most of my life in England and have explored this ...