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Updated October 20, 2017
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  1. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in York, England, UK
    The history of York goes back 2000 years. The Romans and Vikings came and went leaving York with many sites of interest. The medieval and Georgian period gave York some beautiful buildings.Today being halfway between London and Edinburgh a train ta…
  2. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in York, England, UK
    York"s last surviving windmill and oldest 5-sailed windmill in Britain ,has been fully restored and producing traditional stone-ground flour. There are regular Open Days for visits, the mill is run by volunteers.--Holgate Windmill"s builder and first…
  3. Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in York, England, UK
    Behind York railway station,is the world famous railway museum,it is the biggest and best in the world. Over 100 locomotives British and from other countries.-- Admission is free, you may be offered to buy a guidebook or make a donation,it is up to …
  4. Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in York, England, UK
    St Mary"s Abbey, the Yorkshire Museum, The Hospitium, the Observatory, the Roman Tower, Squirrels yes squirrels are all in York Museum Gardens. The gardens are on the left hand side just over the bridge over the river Ouse,on the route walking f…
  5. Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in York, England, UK
    York City Walls are 3.4 kilometres long,are well preserved and the longest Medieval wall in England. It is believed 2.5 million people walk along all or part of it, each year. A complete circuit takes about 2 hours,depending on how long you take view…
  6. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in York, England, UK
    Richard Turpin was born Sept 1705 in the Blue Bell Inn Hempstead Essex, England. He was executed 7 April 1739 on the Knavesmire York, England.--Romanticised in his fictional 200 mile ride from London to York, on his horse Black Bess.-- In his life he…
  7. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Barnard Castle, England, UK
    Barnard Castle is a market town in Teesdale ,County Durham ,England. It is on the north bank of the river Tees, and 21 miles from the city of Durham. The Bowes museum is in Barnard Castle. The population is 5495 [2011 ]. A great place if you like qua…
  8. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Cornwall, England, UK
    Cornwall is a County in south west England. It is the left leg of England has you look at a map. It is a beautiful part of England. My walking is slow , so this holiday was just right for me,has nowhere is to far away,has the county is narrow. Basing…
  9. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Kendal, England, UK
    This hotel is situated 100m from Kendal rail station has i walked down the slope from the station the hotel was straight in front of me. In July 2010 it was gleaming yellow having just been painted. The room was en suite with comfy bed, and a kettle…
  10. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Devon is a county in South West England,With lovely undulating countryside best seen from the top of double decker bus. Exeter is a cathedral city,with ruins of a roman wall, Quayside by the river Esk, Guildhall and Castle.,great has a base to stay a…
  11. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Durham in County Durham is in North East England , a university city. It is on the East Coast main rail line, from London to Edinburgh Scotland.Train takes 3 hour to London.I had taken this trip from York taking about 50 minutes by train.-- Durham i…
  12. Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in London, England, UK
    On my many overnight stays in Kings Cross area of London,for a early start on Eurostar train to Paris and Brussels, i have used this pub for drinks and meals, the day before travel..The food is good so is the beer, at London prices [ That means high …
  13. Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Winchester, England, UK
    A large Victorian House restored to a Luxurious standard,is in a leafy area of Winchester England. I paid £80 for a single bed and breakfast. The room was small,but en suite,comfy bed, electric fan. TV, a kettle with plenty of tea and coffee,milk an…
  14. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Oxford ,the University city is in Oxfordshire England.-Can get busy with tourists,but still worth the visit.-Oxford has around 1500 listed buildings ,more than twice the national average of Grade 1 and 2.Most of colleges can be visited by the public …
  15. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in England, UK
    I stayed 2 nights and was really pleased with my stay at the Railway Lodge. Has its name suggests it is 2 streets from Cambridge railway station.A little way from city centre sites. The guest house is a family run business, with 8 rooms, all en suite…
  16. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Rochdale is a town in Greater Manchester, historically Lancashire England. At the foothills of the South Pennines, 10 miles from Manchester ,is not normally thought of as a tourist destination.I found it interesting. Rochdale is the birthplace of Lor…
  17. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Salisbury is a lovely city to walk round, The riverside. attractive streets, pleasant Cathedral Close,and of coarse the Cathedral.Salisbury is a good place to use has a base for trips out.Example Stonehenge, Old Sarum, Avebury, and Wilton House.-The …
  18. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in London, England, UK
    St Pancras International is the home of Eurostar,when Eurostar first started Waterloo station had that pleasure. When the track was upgraded to high speed ,Eurostar terminal moved to St Pancras. Trains go to Paris France and Brussels Belgium, occasi…
  19. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in East Looe, England, UK
    Just 5 minutes downhill walk from Looe rail station,on the left is this gem of a hotel,up a short slope to the front door.From here is a stunning view. There is a restaurant and bar. My room was single bed in small room and en suite. Breakfast was fu…
  20. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Saint Ives, England, UK
    If you want a comfortable homely place to stay in St Ives Cornwall, this is for you.The Rookery Guest House is situated on a parade opposite St Ives bus station. In 2016 i paid £55 for single bed and breakfast.I had full english breakfast,other choi…
  21. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in London, England, UK
    The Travelodge Royal Scot,100 Kings Cross Road , London, is handy for central London. But most of all for me it is handy for the Eurostar Terminal at St. Pancras International rail station.[ Eurostar is the train for Paris and Brussels ] -- The Trave…
  22. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Salisbury, England, UK
    Websters Guest House is a bed and breakfast place, where i felt at home. John and Veronica are the couple who run the guest house.They do a full english cooked breakfast that fills you up for the day.The room was comfy,tv, en suite and a kettle with…
  23. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    Mention Dover and most people think,"Ferries" or "White Cliffs". Dover is in the county of Kent England, and is a ferry port facing France across the English Channel. The surrounding chalk cliffs are know as the White Cliffs of Dover and a special si…
  24. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Winchester is an English City on the edge of the South Downs,it is 13 miles from Southampton.-Winchester is Englands ancient capital and former seat of King Alfred the Great. A city of history and myth. The city tourist office is at the Guildhall,t…
  25. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in London, England, UK
    If you are a football fan this will interest you.-- EMIRATES STADIUM, home of Arsenal FC, in 2008 the tour cost £12,and takes you to the directors box, pitch side, treatment room, dressing room, press interview room and communications room. I just t…
  26. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Middleton-in-Teesdale, England, UK
    The waterfall is about 4 miles from Middleton in Teesdale,in a place called Forest in Teesdale ,County Durham , England. There is a nice pub on the main road, B6277 Alston Road,for meals and drinks.There is a gift shop, toilets, and a bike rack. Als…
  27. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Leeds is a large busling city in West Yorkshire England. There are modern and Victorian buildings,one of the victorian buildings is the Corn Exchange, designed by Cuthbert Brodwick around 1864. One of the finest building of type in England.---Leeds T…
  28. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Bridlington, England, UK
    Bridlington is a coastal town and resort,on the east coast of Yorkshire England. Has a fine harbour and sandy beaches. A good base for trips off. York is 40 miles and Scarborough 20 miles. The bus station is in town centre , the train station is a li…
  29. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    I live in the North of England and love this area of North Yorkshire and County Durham.Using York has a base many places are accessable.--YORK is 2000 year old,Roman, Viking, Medieval,Georgian,Victorian.Modern, all add to the beauty of York.There are…
  30. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in North Yorkshire, England, UK
    Whitby,known for the Easter date, Charles Dickens, Fishing, Bran Stoker,and Captain Cook.,is on the east coast of North Yorkshire England.It is a charming seaside town. Situated at the mouth of the river Esk .on the east cliff are the ruins of St Mar…
  31. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Robin Hoods Bay is a lovely village on the North Yorkshire coast of England. The village is in the Bay that bears its name. Arriving by car or bus from Whitby or Scarborough,you have to walk down a steep hill to the beach . There is a car park. Has y…
  32. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Scarborough is on the east coast of England in the county of North Yorkshire. The historic city of York is 40 miles inland. Scarborough is served by bus and train, less than a hour by train York, and about 3 hours London. Scarborough is a pretty …
  33. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    Knaresborough is a pretty market town ,near Harrogate ,in North Yorkshire England, with a olde worlde feel. Famous for its association with Mother Shipton, the Prophetess. There is a ruin of a 12th century castle high above the river Nidd. There are…
  34. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in North Yorkshire, England, UK
    I travelled from Darlington County Durham England to Richmond North Yorkshire by bus took about an hour. Richmond is a small market town, situated on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It is said there are 57 Richmonds in the world ,this…
  35. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    For beautiful scenery trip or if you are a train buff this is for you. The viaduct is 26 miles from Skipton on the Settle to Carlisle line in North Yorkshire England. To get there can be done by car,but best is by train to Ribblehead station at the s…
  36. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    The village of Goathland is on the North York Moors in North Yorkshire England. It is famous for being the setting of Aidenfield in "Heartbeat" a TV series on British TV. Many people visit because of this , but it is busy because it is on the North Y…
  37. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Wensleydale Railway is a restored rail service between Leeming Bar,near the A1 road, and Redmire. Northallerton station is about 7 miles away,on the East Coast Main line, it is hoped to extend to here. Wensleydale Railway Assoiation maintain and run …
  38. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    Haworth village is situated at the edge of the Pennine Moors in West Yorkshire England, 8 miles north of Bradford. The village is made famous by the Bronte Sisters, the area is known as Bronte Country. The village is a cobbled street on a steep hill…
  39. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    Helmsley is a market town in the North York Moors National Park,in North Yorkshire, England. A good base to use if travelling by car or bus. Scarborough and York good bases also. A place to relax and enjoy. In Helmsley are the Centre of Birds of Prey…
  40. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Rievaulx Abbey is an impressive ruin,in a quite valley of the North York Moors, in North Yorkshire England. The Abbey was a cistercian monastery in England. -- Today there is a visitor centre and museum, audio tours, and tearooms. Rievaulx Abbey is …
  41. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Thornton-le-Dale,sometimes just called Thornton Dale, is a pictureque village in North Yorkshire England, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. It is about 3 miles from Pickering. It is famous for the picture of the traditional thatched …
  42. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    The Gateway to the North York Moors is a title of Pickering. It is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire England. A busy tourist place because of the terminus of the North York Moors Railway,that runs main…
  43. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in England, UK
    Grimsby, also known as Great Grimsby is in Lincolnshire England, on the south bank of the river Humber estuary. It is a large town known for its fishing heritage. Not everybody s first choice has a place for a holiday,but i had been recommended the Y…
  44. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Grimsby, England, UK
    The Yarborough Hotel is directly opposite the Grimsby Town rail station in Grimsby Lincolnshire England. There are three floors and 36 bedrooms,with lift access My room was £65 single in a double room. The bed large and comfy,a large tv on wall, ket…
    This review was featured on Saturday June 24th, 2017
  45. Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Lincoln, England, UK
    Holiday Inn Lincoln is in a great location by the Brayford Waterfront in the centre of the City of Lincoln, Lincolnshire England. Loads of eating places along the waterfront , including a Wetherspoons pub.--- I had a single of £108 ,including breakf…
  46. Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in Lincoln, England, UK
    I had just settled in at the Lincoln Holiday Inn Lincolnshire England.I was admiring the view of the Brayford Waterfront, when along came the Lincoln Open Top Tour Bus. I usually do the tour bus in a new place, so boarded, the fare was £10, { 2017 ]…
  47. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Lincoln, England, UK
    Lincoln Cathedral in England is dedicated to Christ"s mother Mary,she is regarded as the protector of the Cathedral and City of Lincoln. The sculpture was dedicated by the Bishop of Lincoln on 31st May 2014. The sculpture started as a 4 tonne block…
  48. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Lincoln, England, UK
    I arrived at Lincoln Central Rail Station in June 2017.and proceeded to the Holiday Inn for my 2 night stay. Around the rail station area,work is in progress for a new Travel Interchange. Lincoln is over 2000 years old. The romans formed the first p…
  49. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Lincoln, England, UK
    Lincoln Castle Lincolnshire England is the home of the original 1215 AD Magna Carta. The castle is on Castle Hill high above the city of Lincoln. There is a restored medieval castle wall walk, with a great view of the cathedral and city. The wall is…
  50. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Lincoln, England, UK
    Lincoln Cathedral known as the Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Lincoln,is high above the city of Lincoln Lincolnshire England,up Steep Hill from the High Street. The Lincoln Castle is in the same area. If you are unable to climb the s…
  51. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Epworth, England, UK
    Epworth is a lovely market town in North Lincolnshire England. The town is most famous as the birthplace of John and Charles Wesley, the founders of Methodism, the world church. The town is well marked out to take the Wesley trail around the places o…
  52. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    The historic town of Stamford is 12 miles from Peterborough,an hourly service by train or bus. Bus station is in town centre, the train station is across the town meadow about a 10 minute walk. The rail line is from Stanstead Airport via Peterborough…
  53. Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Stamford, England, UK
    Stamford is an historic stone built town in Lincolnshire England,most of the town area is a conservation area. Right in the centre is The Crown Hotel, in the shadow of All Saints Church. The Crown is part of the Knead pubs family. At £110 single…
  54. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Leicester, England, UK
    I used Leicester as a place to stay for 2 nights ,so as to see surrounding places. Recently Leicester in the news for Leicester City Premier League champions and King Richard 111 remains being found under a car park, now remains in Leicester Cathedra…
  55. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    I was staying in Leicester England. and wanted to see the County of Rutland. So took a bus from Haymarket bus station Leicester to Melton Mowbray. Journey just over an hour. Melton Mowbray looks a nice place, but my journey continued from St Marys Wa…
  56. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Halifax, England, UK
    The Piece Hall Halifax in West Yorkshire England, is a marvellous building that has just opened again after restoration, costing around £19 million pound. -- On August the first [ Yorkshire Day ] huge crowds welcomed the re -opening. It is in the …
  57. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Hartlepool, England, UK
    The historic quay is part of The National Museum Royal Navy Hartlepool,and well worth a visit. I arrived at Hartlepool rail station, and turned to the right, there is a bridge to the right,i walked to the museum by the road roundabouts.There is a bus…
  58. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Lancaster is a city and county town of Lancashire in North West England. It is situated on the river Lune and as a population of nearly 46,000. It is about 3 miles from the coast at Morecambe, which built up area merges with Lancaster.-- Lancaster w…
    This review was featured on Saturday October 7th, 2017
  59. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Pooles Caverns are at Buxton Country Park, about a mile from Buxton Opera House England. I walked through the Pavilion Park to Temple Road on to Green Lane,there are tourist signs pointing the way. Local people are very friendly and will show the way…
  60. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in England, UK
    Carnforth railway station Lancashire England, is famous for being the setting of the 1945 film "Brief Encounter" staring Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard also Stanley Holloway. The film is a British romantic drama directed by David Lean. Story set in th…
  61. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Eyam, England, UK
    In Eyam pronounced Eem ,in 1665 a tailor received a bail of cloth from London which brought the plague to Eyam. 260 villager died of the Plague, more than London. Today Eyam is a beautiful historic village in Derbyshire England,with a pub,church, mu…
  62. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Crich, England, UK
    Crich Tramway Village is home of the National Tramway Museum in Crich Derbyshire, England. There are loads of British and European trams on display , i believe i saw a New York Tram also,There are trams from around the world.--In a exhibition hall, t…
  63. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Matlock Bath, England, UK
    The Cables Bed and Breakfast 182 Dale road Matlock Bath Derbyshire England DE4 3PS. The Cables is a white pretty detached house on the A6 road opposite the High Tor Rock,on the road from Matlock to Matlock Bath. My room was a four poster bed room,en…
  64. Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Matlock Bath, England, UK
    Ashdale Guest House is in the middle of Matlock Bath Derbyshire England on 92 North Parade. A large Monkey Puzzle tree stands in front of the house. The house is a fine Grade 2 listed Georgian style villa built in the 1840s,opposite the Jubbilee brid…
  65. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Matlock Bath, England, UK
    Matlock Bath is in Derbyshire , East Midlands England. Matlock Bath is a unique village just south of the town of Matlock in Derbyshire. It is nestled alongside the river Derwent in a steep beautiful gorge. It developed as a Spa town where people bat…
  66. Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Berwick-Upon-Tweed, England, UK
    The Castle Hotel in Berwick on Tweed Northumberland, northern England on the border with Scotland is a great place to stay. I had a double room with a king size bed for single at £49 with breakfast included. A single bed room was £39. I stayed 4 n…
  67. Expensive "Sights & Attractions" in Bamburgh, England, UK
    Bamburgh castle is on the east coast of Northumberland England on the North Sea. The castle is high on a volcanic rock and is an impressive sight.It has imposing towers of a medieval fortress. The view of Bamburgh Castle is one of Northumberlands pic…
  68. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Eyemouth, Scotland, UK
    Eyemouth is on the Southeastern coast of Scotland, five miles north of the border with England.Easy access by car from the A1 main road. Buses run from Berwick and Edinburgh. There is fine coastal scenery, the coastal path passes through Eyemouth en…
  69. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Scotland, UK
    In the Scottish county of Berwickshire is a little coastal village of St Abbs. A lovely fishing village, also popular with scuba divers. The harbour is small with a lifeboat station, a new lifeboat was launched in 2016. There is a visitor centre with…
vicIII says:
Thanks for your comprehensive list!
Posted on: Aug 12, 2017
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