The Howardian Hills

The Howardian Hills

Here's a list of Beautiful British Places You've Never Though to Visit But Should .

And number 5 is the Howardian Hills.

Haven't I been saying all along just how beautiful this area of the UK is. Now The Telegraph agrees with me!
Read more: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/united-kingdom/galleries/beautiful-uk-places-you-never-thought-to-visit/uk5/

Karen from luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk

 

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Things To See In York Minster

Things To See In York Minster

Love this article in Yorkshire Life about 5 weird and wonderful things to spot in York Minster. What a great venue for eye-spy!

Read more: http://www.yorkshirelife.co.uk/out-about/places/5_weird_and_wonderful_things_to_see_in_york_minster_1_4734476

Some are even a little rude!

Posted by Karen luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk

 

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Oh dear!York Minster has sacked all 30 of its volunteer bellringers

Oh dear!York Minster has sacked all 30 of its volunteer bellringers

Oh dear!
York Minster has sacked all 30 of its volunteer bellringers. I wonder what's happened there!
The bells won't now be heard until Easter. Such a shame.

I hope they sort themselves out soon!

The Minster is still well worth a visit, it'll just be a quieter city for now!

Posted by Karen of luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk

Here's more in TheTelegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/10/12/ding-dong-at-the-belfry-as-york-minster-axes-all-its-30-bellring/

 

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12 Photographs of Castle Howard

Which one's your favourite?

I like them all but the one with the lake in the foreground and Castle Howard behind it is rather special.
And only 5 miles from Spring Cottage

Karen – luxuryspringcottageyorkshire.co.uk



12 photographs that capture the true beauty of Castle Howard
You may have recognised parts of Castle Howard from the recent Victoria show on ITV, here are some images by our readers over the years.

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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 adventure playground are all as equally amazing as the house itself. There’s road train that runs from the entrance passed the house and down to the lake. And for my children, that’s the best bit! You choose!

Castle Howard Atlas fountain

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