York, UK – Travel Guide


York offers a fascinating collection of great sites mixed with an easy-going pedestrian ambience all lassoed within its formidable wall.

Its rich history goes back to ancient times when York was a Roman provincial capital.


Senior Travel Editor of The Independent and esteemed travel journalist Simon Calder shares his top tips for spending 48 hours in York. Featuring his ideas on where to stay, things to see and do and great places to eat, this video is packed with fantastic independent advice.