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York: Layers of History

Created by moatway on September 30, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

12 Reviews

From Viking Jorvik to a Roman city to present-day York with its medieval walls, it's a city that continues to captivate.

Experience Jorvik: The Old York

Created by UK Flower Girl on September 17, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

10 Reviews
1 Story

This is my first real tourist venture into the city since I moved about 20 miles away in February 2005. York is a wonderful medieval city with a long, interesting history and much to see and do!

York, England: Snickelways and Other Finds

Created by jj2 on December 13, 2000 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

York, England is a great place for a day, or two or more. Its medieval charm is wrapped in a wall, protected by a tower and capped by a lofty minster. From its snikelways to its waterways, we enjoyed every minute of our visit.

A day in York

Created by Adelaide on October 24, 2000 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

York is a wonderful city, one of my favourite places in England. From Romans to Vikings to the Middle Ages, it's a history lesson. By a high speed train, York is only 2h away from London's King's Cross station.

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Tea and Tatoos

Created by Nancy on October 2, 2000 Best of IgoUgo

4 Reviews
1 Story

York has done an amazing job of balancing an effort to retain its Medieval spirit with catering to the tourist trade. The result is comfortable charm.



A Short Break in York

Created by koshkha on July 28, 2010

3 Reviews

In July 2010 we spent a day and a half in York. This journal contains reviews from that visit.

The Grand Old City of York

Created by fizzytom on June 17, 2008

4 Reviews

Come and spend a little time with me in the picturesque, historic and lively city of York

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York! - Exclamation Mark Justified!

Created by indi.chick on July 4, 2006

1 Review

York is a picturesque, historical city in the North of England, which was once a Viking settlement, and is famous for its Gothic minster

Old York: A One-Stop Guide to English History

Created by justin121883 on April 26, 2006

7 Reviews

A young Yankee and an amateur history buff visits York for a trip through the last, oh, 2,000 years of English history, from the Romans right up through WWII.

Two Days in York

Created by Ed Hahn on June 11, 2005

4 Reviews
1 Story

I stop in York on my way to join three over-the-hill buddies to Hadrian’s Wall. I see as much as I can in two days and can hardly wait to get back.

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