Our Yorkshire Guide


Talking all things North Yorkshire, where to go, eat, explore, enjoy and experience.

View from Sutton Bank Yorkshire

What, the 'Finest View in England' is only 450 metres away?That's gotta be worth a visit - and it was!I'm ...
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Holiday close to the River Rye

Spring Cottage is in Rydale, which takes its name from, surprise surprise, the River Rye. Here it is, very well ...
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Spring Cottage Buddleia and Butterflies

I simply don't tire of watching the butterflies at work on the buddleia. It's swarming!Karen   Check this out on ...
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Cycling in Ryedale

One thing I love about Spring Cottage is that only a short stroll from the cottage and you're in quiet ...
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Yorkshire Country Cottage Garden

Look very closely and you can see we have 3 guards on the swings.I'm sure they'll move out of your ...
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Happy Birthday To Spring Cottage

Today we're celebrating 10 years as owners of Spring Cottage.How the world has changed, how technology has advanced, how the ...
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Special Yorkshire Memories

Why is this picture so special to me?Firstly because whenever I'm sitting in Spring Cottage's garden, I'm in my special ...
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Where to visit in North Yorkshire

When the Cook Family stayed at Spring Cottage they enjoy great trips out to Whitby, Robin Hood’s Bay, Dalby Forest ...
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York to London

Please share this with your friends in the south, some of whom think coming to Yorkshire is like heading to ...
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*Yorkshire Art! *

Look what my son and I made from items found around the garden.Clever us, or what! ;-)Karen   Check this ...
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I hope you enjoy these regular updates of What To Do In North Yorkshire.

If you have any further information on activities you and your family have enjoyed, restaurants you’ve eaten in that you want to praise highly, hidden gems that you have discovered and you just can’t wait to share, walks that you have delighted in, mountain bike trails you’ve enjoyed, then please do share. Please email me: [email protected].  I’d love to share this with other visitors to this fabulous county and add your recommendation to this What To Do in North Yorkshire guide.