The Fairfax Arms

Address: Main Street, Gilling East, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire, England, YO62 4JH, United Kingdom | Inn
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This inn, located on Main Street, Gilling East, is near Helmsley Castle, Helmsley Walled Garden, Rievaulx Terrace and Temples, and Byland Abbey.
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      Making the most of the sunshine

      A travel blog entry by thegrundyreids on Apr 08, 2015

      2 comments, 8 photos

      ... are the lovely big lake and the endless woodlands and green spaces. Kids, dogs, bikes, games, picnics, ice creams, even cricket matches, it all happens in Clumber! We did the 10 mile cycling circuit (with a brief stop for sandwiches half way round) and had a great time. At the end we rewarded ourselves with a good old Mr Whippy!!

      Nico headed back to Nottingham early evening for a day of work on Wednesday and the girls got themselves an overdue early night!

      Yorkminster Day Trip

      A travel blog entry by runhippierun on Mar 30, 2015

      7 photos

      ... the climb. Chris bought me a little pin that exclaimed that "I made it to the top!" to commemorate the occasion.

      Once we came back down from the tower, we had some more time to kill before the next guided tour, so we explored Yorkminster more. On our guided tour we learned that Yorkminster was built in three different medieval styles (nordic, early english gothic, and gothic). Work on the Minster began in the 1000's and lasted more than 250 ...

      York the city of cats

      A travel blog entry by tonezf on Feb 13, 2015

      8 photos

      ... of York is Betty's. Betty's is a famous tea room in Yorkshire which has queues outside the doors in weekends. Luckily we manage to wriggle out way in and obtain a spot. The service was fantastic as was the experience however my GF brunch and cake was a little sad.

      The rest of the time we do a walking tour - of which I did not take a lot in other than bits about York being used as ...

      Is York as good as Chester ?

      A travel blog entry by astrix7 on Aug 14, 2014

      36 photos

      ... city was full of opportunists taking advantage of the huge influx of tourists. For example there four different businesses doing ghost walks in the evenings, and these start from about $10, mock dungeon tours charge about $30 and there is even a small old haunted house that charges $10 to have a look around it in the daytime (if you are brave enough). Then there are the various Viking tours and centres that charge at least ...

      On the road again

      A travel blog entry by carolandmartin on Jul 23, 2013

      Today we travelled to Rawmarsh where Ks parents lived before emigrating to Nz. After a drive around the town we moved onto Rotherham where her parents also lived. Both towns are typical industrial towns. After buying another charm we moved onto Kent, where we were planning to stay the night so M could go to the air museum and k to the castle museum. But by the time we arrived in York both were closed and not ...