looking westwards along the west coast of Cork from Toe HeadYork Minster

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Scenes and Notes from England, Ireland & Scotland & Europe

 Interesting places to visit, places to stay, good walking areas


I have to start with where I live in the beautiful and varied landscape of North Yorkshire and my favourite City of York too!

City of York and places nearby

Whitby-Scarborough and surrounding area

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR)

The Middlesbrough-Whitby Esk Valley Railway

Yorkshire Dales-East Cumbria-North Pennines

The Upper Esk Valley, North York Moors

Pickering in Ryedale, North Yorkshire

Helmsley, Coxwold, Kirkbymoorside & Rievaulx Abbey

Malton in Ryedale & Howardian Hills in North Yorkshire

Fragments of Archaeology & History on the North Yorks Moors

Lastingham, Hutton-le-Hole,Appleton-le-Moors, Bransdale, Rosedale & Farndale

Sutton Bank National Park Centre and the NW edge of the North Yorks Moors

Yorkshire Wolds, East Riding and its North Sea Coast in South Yorkshire

West Yorkshire - Leeds & Bradford and environs


Other parts of Northern England

The Lake District & North-West England e.g. Chester, Liverpool, Carlisle

Northern England-selected views

Scenes around Cleveland (NE England)

North East England - Newcastle upon Tyne City, County Durham, Northumbria Scenes



Southern & South-West of England Scenes  *  Eastern England and East Anglia

Midlands Scenes of England  *  West Midlands of England

Wales - Cadair Idris and CAT

Pictures of archaeology sites from miscellaneous walking holidays

Scotland - Rail trips, Glasgow, Isle of Skye and Edinburgh

Geological-Rock Scenes from around England, Ireland and Scotland

Cameos of London Town - Snapshots of walking around the City of London



Ireland - Dublin - scenes & notes of places to visit

Ireland - Dublin - selected views

Ireland - selected Irish views of places to visit including NI

Ireland - Irish Landscape holiday walks pictures and notes including NI


Other EUROPEAN LOCATIONS other than UK and Ireland

ITALY - pictures of the towns and landscape of Umbria and Tuscany

FRANCE-Paris scenes - images and notes from walking around the city

Scenes from Austria-Vienna (Wien)Scenes from Prague, Czech Republic

Scenes from Budapest, HungaryScenes from Bratislava, Slovakia



memorial to Captain Cooklooking across harbour to Whitby AbbeyMISCELLANEOUS

Old Photographs of steam trains and locomotives in the late 1960's

Preserved Steam Locomotives and Contemporary Trains - Diesel and Electric Locomotives, DMU & EMUs etc.

Geological-Rock Scenes from around England, Ireland and Scotland

Tea Rooms, Cafes, Pubs and B&B's, Hostels etc.

Domestic pet and rural animal Scenes

Nature scenes e.g. butterflies and fungi



Peter M. Hicks - Northern landscape artist-painter of Danby, North Yorkshire

Ian McCulley - another artist based in Castleton, North Yorkshire

Peter Rushforth, The sadly missed novelist of "Pinkerton's Sister" * Music

 Phil & Chris Tidy's lovely budget Lealholm Hall Holiday Cottage - North Yorkshire 

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Top Tourist Destination Cities in the UK for 2010 by overseas visitors

1 - London   2 - Edinburgh   3 - Manchester   4 - Birmingham   5 - Glasgow

6 - Liverpool   7 - Bristol   8 - Oxford   9 - Cambridge   10 - Cardiff

11 - Brighton   12 - Newcastle-upon-Tyne   13 - Leeds   14 - York   15 - Inverness

16 - Bath   17 - Nottingham   18 - Reading   19 - Aberdeen  20 - Chester

Top Tourist Destination Cities and Towns in the UK for 2010 by UK residents

1 - London   2- Manchester   3 - Birmingham   4 - Blackpool   5 - Scarborough

6 - Bristol   7 - Leeds   8 - York    9 - Newcastle-upon-Tyne   10 - Liverpool

11 - Isle of Wight   12 - Skegness   13 - Nottingham   14 - Bournemouth   15 - Brighton & Hove

16 - Norwich  17 - Sheffield   18 - Southampton   19 - Bath   20 - Oxford

The limestone rocks of Malham Cove, North Yorkshire, England

The medieval wall paintings in the church of St Peter and St Paul in Pickering, North Yorkshire, England

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The railway trip from to holidays involves seeing or travelling behind a 'real' steam locomotive in action and there is nothing like the sight and sounds of a steam train to invoke feelings of nostalgia in some of us to holidays even more luxury by having a special trip out on a steam dining train! 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The railway trip involves seeing or travelling behind a 'real' steam locomotive or heritage diesel in action on a special trip from to holidays Booking Eurostar Continental Rail Travel Tour Tickets Stuttgart Brussels Eurostar Brussels from to holidays by TGV to Ebbsfleet International, Ashford International Stratford International, St Pancras International Paris Gare du Nord Paris Gare de Lyon Paris Gare de L'est Paris Gare Montparnasse by Eurostar from to holidays London to Paris, Eurostar London - Brussels Eurostar London to Lille deals bargain city breaks Great Railway Journey holidays in Italy, Spain and France by TGV booking from to holidays business holiday flights from Heathrow Terminals business holiday flights from Gatwick Airport business holiday flights from Stansted Airport business holiday flights from Manchester Airport business holiday flights from East Midlands Airport business holiday flights from Leeds Bradford Airport business holiday flights from Birmingham International Airport business holiday flights from Luton Airport to/from holidays by VLM Airlines - the business airline that focuses on flying to regional airports, located close to city centres. Flights to London City Airport, with daily operations to Amsterdam, Antwerp, Brussels, Luxembourg. to/from holidays by British Airways - can meet all your travel needs including air fares flights business class schedules and prices for the holiday maker and executive traveller. Website has easy on-line booking system that offers competitive prices. to/from holidays Jet2.com - low cost airline - find low cost flights to major European destinations including cheap flights to Amsterdam, Alicante, Paris, Palma & Prague. Click to book cheap flights online plus find online flight timetables, destination guides, last minute flights & special offers on cheap flights to Europe with Jet2.com. to/from holidays by EasyJet The low cost airline, HQ @ London Luton flying to destinations around Europe and the UK. The first low-cost airline Easyjet flies 150+ routes between 4+ key European airports for business and leisure travellers. Book Easyjet tickets online and get a webfare discount saving you money. to/from holidays by Ryan Air the Low Fares Website. Serving all major airports in England, Ireland and Europe for the low cost flights. Special travel offers and flight discounts available weekly for online shoppers. RyanAir Flights, Ticket News and Online Travel Information. to/from holidays by Monarch Airlines offer cheap flights to a wide range of popular European holiday destinations such as London, Majorca and Barcelona. Book budget flights online quickly and easily with their online booking system. Book independent travel scheduled flights and check out the full range of services Monarch have to offer. They run both scheduled and chartered passenger flights to and from the UK. to/from holidays by Virgin Atlantic Airways Booking is made easier online with Virgin Atlantic's website also includes frequent flyer information and special offers for travellers. Very impressive website to/from holidays by Astraeus operates a range of charter services to destinations throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. On charter flights, all seats on the aircraft are sold by Astraeus to a holiday or flight-only company that is then responsible for individual reservations; public can not book direct. to/from holidays by Aer Lingus Starting with one aircraft in 1936, Aer Lingus has grown into one of the world's most-admired transportation companies. From Ireland, UK, USA and Europe to all over the world. The Gold Circle Club rewards Aer Lingus frequent flyers with a wide range of benefits and privileges. to/from holidays by bmi British Midland bmi is the UK’s second largest full service airline and has its main operational base at London Heathrow where it holds 14% of all take off and landing slots. The airline operates over 2,000 flights a week with a fleet of 53 jet aircraft which have an average age of five years. bmi serves 25 destinations in 10 countries. to/from holidays by Brussels Airlines SN Brussels Airlines and Virgin Express are now one company: Brussels Airlines. Offering the best of two companies, Brussels Airlines flies to more than 70 destinations worldwide, offering you the choice between flexible tickets and the lowest fare. Discover all the destinations and fares available online. to/from holidays by Aurigny the Premier Channel Island airline. Flights to Destinations include London, Bristol, Manchester, Guernsey and Jersey. You can book flights online, see the inflight magazine and book short city breaks. to/from holidays by Eastern Airways domestic flights covering the UK, 17 regional airports from Stronoway to Southampton. Operate to and from the majority of airports across both the UK and Europe. to/from holidays by Emerald Airways FlyJem.com is an aviation group employing upwards of 250 people in various roles. The company operates over 30 freight and passenger aircraft on scheduled and ad-hoc services throughout the UK and Europe. to/from holidays by Air New Zealand Air New Zealand airfares, flights, air points (frequent flyer miles), Express and Gotta Go air fares. Book air travel reservations, holidays, travel packages online. Air New Zealand are great airline, we have used them much here @ UK Superweb over the years, the only way to fly when going global. to/from holidays by Qantas was founded in the Queensland outback in 1920. Registered originally as the Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Limited (QANTAS), Today, Qantas is widely regarded as the world's leading long distance airline and one of the strongest brands in Australia. to/from holidays by Air Europa Líneas Aéreas, S.A. is the first private airline of Spain. Currently AIR EUROPA flights from Spain to more than 140 destinations around the world to/from holidays by Air Iceland With AirIceland you can book a flight online (online bookings secure) and view timetables. You can get information on all destinations and find out about various activities for your vacation and holidays in Iceland. You can also join a netclub for cheaper flights and special prizes. to/from holidays by Swiss International Air Lines offers 72 destinations world wide, one of the youngest fleets and excellent service. Find here airline tickets, business class airfares, first class airfares, last minute flights, easy online flight booking and company news. to/from holidays by British NorthWest Airlines is the airline serving the busy Blackpool - Isle of Man and Belfast routes in the North West. Frequent, reliable services allow the business traveller, commuter, and tourist to take advantage of low BNWA prices and professional, caring services. 21. Air Atlanta Icelandic is the largest ACMI service provider in the world offering tailor-made solutions to other carriers, both in the passenger and cargo industry. Website details, services, fleet information and the routes they fly. to/from holidays by Air Baltic a Latvian airline flying out of Dublin and London airports, Baltic Airlines is a low cost, no frills airlines selling cheap flights to Riga, Vilnius, Tallinn, Minsk, Moscow, St Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Kiev, Odessa, Simferopol, Dnepropetrovsk, Baku, Tbilisi and Tel Aviv. You can check availability and buy cheap air tickets online.


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