View over North York Moors

View over North York Moors

Here's a stunning view of the North York Moors from a road leading out of Helmsley. From the bustle of this market town you're into peace and tranquility like this in minutes! You'll find walks in the cottage. Just don't forget to pack your walking...
Helmsley Castle

Helmsley Castle

This North Yorkshire market town really does have everything! Discover how the castle evolved over the centuries, from a mighty medieval fortress to a luxurious Tudor mansion, to a Civil War stronghold and a romantic Victorian ruin. There’s a plaque that...
Bridestones – Dalby Forest

Bridestones – Dalby Forest

Dalby Forest has many a woodland walk and mountain bike trail to keep outdoor enthusiasts happy. You'll also find Bridestones here – a collection of unusal rock formations and believe it or not, you can scramble to the top (not that I've tried this). The...
Malton Food Producers

Malton Food Producers

Malton is the self proclaimed Food Capital of Yorkshire, with many food producers choosing Malton as their base. Here’s more information on just who is now based in this market town. And the brilliant things is, you can visit them, sample and purchase the...
*North Yorkshire Country Cottage Garden

*North Yorkshire Country Cottage Garden

I think the tulips in the garden are my favourite flower. These start to bloom anytime from early April to late May.They'll then be followed by alliums and no doubt I will then think that the alliums are my favourite! That's what I love so much about Spring...
Places To Spot Puffins In Yorkshire

Places To Spot Puffins In Yorkshire

May and June are peak months to spot puffins along North Yorkshire's coastline. Here's a summary of the best places to see them. Don't forget your binoculars and camera! http://bit.ly/1VQdfSM Posted by Karen of luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk   Check...
UKs Top Tourist Destinations – Whitby

UKs Top Tourist Destinations – Whitby

Whitby has been named as the UK's 5th tourist hotspot. It must the abbey or the beaches or the friendly locals or the harbour or the amazing fish and chips or the cobbled streets?Or it could be for all these reasons! Check out the rest of the top 10 here:...