Travel Blogs from Harrogate
... stained windows, the best I have ever seen. They were even more beautiful with the sun shining through them. We decided to do the tower tour which was an extra £5 on top of the visitor fee. We climbed up 275 steps and 230 feet. The view from the top was quite something, you can see all across the city and out across the Yorkshire dales, we could even see the Kilburn White Horse carved on the hillside in the far distance. From our viewpoint we could ...
The journey was good and fortunately without incident, although logs and "floating islands" were two a penny to make sure we were paying attention and not just lapping up the sun.
Much to our surprise we spotted salmon leaping two or there feet out of the water just before Naburn Lock, and there are salmon steps at the side of the weir which were introduced a couple of years ...
Very relaxing evening in the pub with John and Vanessa catching up on what we had both been doing for the last 10 days. They had a good trip down to Sheffield after we left them and then up to Leeds where John used to work before he retired!
Another sunny day for our 3 hour trip from Beale Lock up to Selby, via The River Aire, and The Selby Canal. We had heard ...
... us", runs around with jerry cans collecting diesel from the distributors across the road and then fills up the two boats, oh well, back to "canaltime"!! There could have been worse places to stop and while away some time, as you may see from the photo.
Another glorious day in the sunshine and a fairly short trip on The River Aire to our overnight stop at Beale Lock.
... find men in drag so hilarious, but they do. The slapstick was broad, jokes corny and the actors total hams - we loved it! It was fun to watch the kids participate. The audience song was "Why does a brown cow give white milk when it only eats green grass" and our side of the audience won.
We expected the "Giant" to be an offstage voice only, so we were surprised to see someone in costume as a ten-foot tall giant, ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Russel Harrogate
Other places to stay in Harrogate
Kings Road, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $86
- Found the hotel to be a little outdated.
- Hotel better than expected.
Ripon Road, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $155
- Fantastic stay
- Lovely hotel - lived up to it's name.
- Rubbish - my worst hotel overnight stay yet
Swan Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $130
- Old World Charm
- Great Value, Great Service
Crown Place, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $129
- Desperately in need of a face lift
- I won't be back.....
- Beware unless you like mold and gloom (Insight Tour)
1 Ripon Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Ripon Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $113
11 - 19 Kings Rd, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- Liked the small details - guest sausage, wide range of jams and the postcard whe
- Simply Brilliant..
Prospect Place, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Excellent value
- Bridal buyers weekend.
- Great shower !
Queen Building, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $118
Rudding Park, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $208
- Wonderful place to stay
Hornbeam Park Avenue , Harrogate | Hotelfrom $117
3 - 13 Swan Rd, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Franklin Mount, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $114
28 Swan Road, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $166
The Ginnel, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $71
Prospect Place, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $164
- Loved Hotel du Vin
- So enjoyed staying at Hotel du Vin and Bistro
- Brilliant, I want to go back NOW!
Cold Bath Road, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Otley Road, Beckwithshaw, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $126
Burnt Yates, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $109
Prospect Place, West Park, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $124
Valley Drive, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $81
9 11 East Parade, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $193
53 Kings Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $131