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day trip from York - Beningbrough Hall by bike

Day trip from York: Beningbrough Hall by bike

Beningbrough Hall makes a perfect day trip from York by bike. Here’s how to combine gentle exercise with a Georgian mansion, without ending up in a spin. Cycle Route 65 from York to Beningbrough Hall by bike The route from York to Beningbrough Hall forms part of National Cycle Route 65, which means loads of signposts […]

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2016 Yorkshire events - Scarborough harbour boats

Top Yorkshire events to get excited about in 2016

23 March 2016, I’m in the audience at an all-singing-all-dancing “Inspiring Yorkshire” event at York’s Barbican.  It’s purpose? To champion 2016 Yorkshire events and campaigns to promote tourism in God’s own county this year. What are those 2016 Yorkshire events, I hear you cry? And can I go to them? You can indeed! Here’s a flavour of what you’ve got to look forward to […]

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The sweeping bay around Kinbane Castle, Northern Ireland

A perfect moment at Kinbane Castle, Northern Ireland

The wind blustered all around as I simultaneously skipped and staggered up to the farthest point on the narrow limestone promontory. Arriving at the top, out of breath, I gazed back across the panorama before me. The slight remains of Kinbane Castle, looking almost folorn in its isolation, on the isthmus below. The Causeway Coast, […]

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