Founded way back in 71 AD, this Northern giant has a fair claim to be the UK‘s original city adventure! Following the English Civil War it was second only to London and Norwich in importance and is rich in things to see and do…
York is a cool city in the UK to enjoy history, heritage, the arts and culture. Visit York, in partnership with VisitEngland, are running ‘the Original City Adventure’ campaign to spread the word. It’s all about having self-guided adventures in York, whatever floats your boat when it comes to a city break.
Watch out for Urban Travel Blog’s city guide to York, coming soon after we embark on a culture vulture’s visit to the city to report first hand on our findings!
In the meantime, check out Visit York’s video for some inspiration: