Flamborough Head – One of North Yorkshire’s ‘Must See’ Destinations

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Flamborough Head has drawn tourists from all over the country, and is particularly popular with campers. The cliffs at Flamborough have seen many naval battles, fought off the headland. The most famous of these took place during the Civil War in 1643, between seven Dutch ships, commanded by Charles I’s plucky wife Queen Henrietta, and […]

Why Not Pay A Visit To The Scarborough Art Gallery?

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If you enjoy art, and have an afternoon to spare whilst visiting Scarborough, why not pay a visit to the Scarborough Art Gallery? You will always find interesting exhibitions on show, thanks to the lively management and Friends of the gallery, who keep the exhibits fresh and relevant. Permanent Collection On the ground floor of […]

Rockpooling – Timeless Fun For All Ages

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Since man discovered the ocean, he has combed the shore for food and for pleasure. There is something eternally thrilling about discovering live creatures in their habitat. Whereas you can look all day before spotting a deer or a rabbit in the wild, on the seashore, the animals can be hunted out with relative ease. […]

Top Ten Reasons You Should Visit Scarborough

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There are so many reasons to visit Scarborough! Here are our Top Ten, many based on our guests’ favourites.   Scarborough CastleCastle Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire – YO11 1HY  http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/scarborough-castle/ This 3000-year-old castle is one of the best points from which to view the surrounding area. Audio tour, tearooms available all year round.   Scarborough […]

Enjoy a Segway experience at GoApe! in Dalby Forest

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GoApe! in Dalby Forest is a whole new way to enjoy the forest, with its network of tree top rope bridges, swings and zip wires. But now you can have fun at ground level too. The wildly popular family adventure park has just launched Segway experiences at ten venues across the UK. Dalby Forest is […]

Pot Painting – Great For The Kids Come Rain Or Shine

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Pot 2 Doodle Do! This lively craft studio offers oodles of creative fun for everyone. Doodling on pots isn’t just for children, and it isn’t just something you can do to pots. The studio has a wide range of ceramic goods for you to colour and bring to life. Rainy Day Fun If you find […]

Cayton Bay – An Area Of Unspoilt Natural Beauty

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Cayton Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 3NJSometimes when you visit an area it is about more than just doing lots of things. When you visit an area like Scarborough it is easy to be swept up with the tourist things that are there! Whilst this is great (no one wants to spend their holiday bored), […]

A Look At 3 Chinese Restaurants In Scarborough

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It can be hard to know how to feed the whole family if you’re on holiday, because you have so many tastes to cater for. One thing you will find plenty of is Chinese restaurants in Scarborough. The good thing is that most of these will be used to dealing with groups of people and […]

Go Sit On Freddie Gilroys Knee

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Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough, YO12 7TY If you are visiting Scarborough then make sure you check out everything that this area has to offer. It is easy to assume that it is all about family entertainment, fun fares, bars and restaurants but that is not the case at all. Of course there is an abundance […]

Peasholm Park Gardens Needs To Be Seen To Be Believed

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Finding The Park: On entering Scarborough follow signs for the North Bay. Peasholm Park is situated opposite the roundabout leading onto the waterfront. The beauty of Peasholm Park Gardens really needs to be seen to be believed. This park has so much to see and do, so it really is the perfect place to visit […]

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