Yorkshire & North East England - Travel Guide

Historic Yorkshire, County Durham, and Northumberland

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit Yorkshire & Northumberland

1. Walking in the North York Moors
2. Lindisfarne Island
3. Historic Durham Cathedral
4. A ride on the North York Moors Railway
5. The stained-glass west windows of York Minster



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Featured Historic Hotel
Sir Christopher Wren's House Hotel Wentworth

Sir Christopher Wren's House Hotel
Windsor, Berkshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

An elegant Grade II listed town-house hotel overlooking the River Thames and in walking distance of Windsor town centre. Sheltering beneath the walls of Windsor Castle, Sir Christopher Wren's House Hotel enjoys a setting of remarkable beauty on the corner of Eton Bridge. A warm greeting awaits guests to the … more >>

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British History Quiz

This Scottish leader defeated the English at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314



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This Day in British History

23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

Monarch Mayhem

He was married to Henrietta Maria of France



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Millbrook (Self catering)
Cottage: HCPLYMO, Millbrook

Plymouth Sound View

BENEFITING FROM UNINTERUPTED VIEWS OVER TO PLYMOUTH FROM THE HOT TUB This spacious well-equipped chalet style property approached via a slight slope enjoys a great position on this well thought out …
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Callington (Self catering)
Dartmoor 11, Callington

Dartmoor 11

This modern detached house is situated in AONB in Callington and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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