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York, steeped in history as one of the great centres of Viking and Medieval England, is also ancestral home of the 19th century rail revolution. The beautiful York Minster rises high above the cobbled streets.

Supposedly one of the UK’s most haunted cities, ghosts aren’t the only thing you’ll find in York’s centre, with plenty of bars, cafes and restaurants.

Manchester’s Craziest Urban Legends

Mancunians can be a superstitious bunch. This great Northern city that has split the atom and brewed the first Vimto has its fair share of myths and mysteries.  Here are just some of the eyebrow-raising urban legends in Manchester: The mystery of the moving statue ...

Super Street Food Vendors in Manchester

Manchester and street food go hand-in-hand. The pavements of this northern city are lined with pop-ups and peddlers offering some of the best cuisines this side of the Pennines.  From pizza to poutine, there's plenty of choice for even the pickiest of eaters. Here are...

8 of the Best Museums in Manchester

Rain, football, and museums. If there are three things Manchester has in abundance, it’s this trio. With such a wealth of museum options available, there’s never been a better time to swat up on some history and culture. Here are some of our favourite museums in...

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