Guide To Malton

Guide To Malton

NEW tourist guide to the many market towns of Ryedale and Yorkshire has been created by Welcome to Yorkshire. The chief executive of the group, Sir Gary Verity, launched the guide during a walk-round of Malton’s independent food shops on Wednesday. Sir Gary was...
York’s Chocolate Story

York’s Chocolate Story

York’s story with chocolate goes back many many years and there’s a brand new exhibition which explores the contribution the people of York have made to the cities great chocolate industry. From the thousands of factory workers who manned the production...
Castle Howard North Yorkshire

Castle Howard North Yorkshire

Castle Howard is a stunning stately home only 5 miles from Spring Cottage. It’s still home to the Howard family. It sits in the self-named Howardian Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The rose garden, the grounds and the fabulous children’s...
A Good View To Wake Up To?

A Good View To Wake Up To?

Roll up the black-out blind, draw back the curtain and this is what you’ll see. Not a bad view to wake up to is it? And I have a special offer from Monday 20 June – Friday 1 July – £100 off any 7 night or short break taken between those dates (pick...
Yorkshire Holiday Cottage Garden

Yorkshire Holiday Cottage Garden

The garden is a really special feature and it’s looking particularly colourful at the moment. The colour purple is definitely dominating! The alliums are planted all around the garden and they are my personal favourite. Now’s the time to come to enjoy the...
Yorkshire Saying

Yorkshire Saying

I think I’m going to have to purchase some of these Yorkshire egg cups for the cottage. They make the plain white ones I currently have from Marks and Spencer seem rather dull! Posted by Karen of luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk Check this out on...
Yorkshire Beaches

Yorkshire Beaches

Here are 7 top beaches in Yorkshire that you should visit. My favourite? It's a tough decision, but I am rather fond of Filey. But I'd still recommend you visit all 7: http://bit.ly/1UEd8GD Article from Yorkshire Life, posted by Karen of...
Pause for Thought

Pause for Thought

Collect moments not things. A holiday is the perfect opportunity to collect moments. But it's something we should strive for in everyday life too. Posted by Karen of luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk   Check this out on...
Malton Cookery School

Malton Cookery School

In the centre of Malton you’ll find Malton Cookery School. They run a variety of classes throughout the year for all ages and abilities. Check out here what’s on offer: http://www.maltoncookeryschool.co.uk/pages/courses I can vouch for the fact that...
York Minster

York Minster

Here's a fact for you. More than half of England's Medieval stained glass is held in York Minster's 128 glass windows – another reason to visit York! The others being the cobbled streets, the boutiques, the River Ouse, the bars and restaurants, the...