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Here you'll find endless inspiration and top tips on how to make the most of your time in East Yorkshire. 

Exploring East Yorkshire: Top Half Term Activities for Families

Schools are out for the week and we’re here to help you make the most of the half term break. Whatever your budget there’s plenty to keep children of all ages entertained in East Yorkshire. Nestled in the East Yorkshire countryside, William’s Den offers a unique blend of outdoor adventure and…

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7 East Yorkshire locations that echo the elegance of Bridgerton

East Yorkshire, with its rich history and stunning architecture, offers a wealth of locations reminiscent of the grandiose settings seen in the Netflix drama, Bridgerton. The Regency-era elegance and charm of Bridgerton can be found woven into the fabric of East Yorkshire’s landscapes, stately…

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7 wildlife wonders of East Yorkshire

East Yorkshire offers an enchanting tapestry of wildlife habitats that beckon both seasoned nature enthusiasts and curious explorers alike. From rugged cliffs to serene wetlands, each corner of this region teems with life, promising unforgettable encounters with some of Britain's most iconic…

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Walking the Wold Rangers Way

Despite the cold and sometimes very windy weather, Bill and I continued our explorations of the Yorkshire Wolds this January – an apt month as it was actually National Walk Your Dog Month! For those of you that have also been following our adventures on our Walking the Wolds Facebook page, you will…

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The best Sunday roasts in East Yorkshire

A Sunday roast has got to be one of the highlights of the week, hasn’t it? Crispy roast potatoes, fluffy Yorkshire puddings and lashings of proper gravy – it’s comfort food at its best. Whatever the season, come rain or shine, you’ll find us tucked away in cosy pub corners tucking into our favourite…

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8 stunning snowdrop walks in East Yorkshire

Snowdrops will soon be out in abundance, brightening up wintery walks across East Yorkshire. These lovely little flowers are the first to bloom in the new year and are seen by many as a sign that spring will soon be here – hooray! There’s something special about encountering a blanket of snowdrops…

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Stately home splendour for less

The winter months are a great time to visit East Yorkshire’s stately homes, with many offering free or discounted entry to their grounds and gardens. Blow off the cobwebs with a walk around secret walled gardens and wintry woodlands and marvel at the grandeur of our historic houses. You’ll often…

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10 things to add to your East Yorkshire bucket list

Hello 2024! A new year has arrived so why not take some time to think about the things you’d like to do and the places you’d like to visit over the next twelve months? Time to get started on planning your best possible 2024, full of great experiences, great people and great memories! We’ll get you…

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Gift an East Yorkshire experience

It can be really difficult to find the perfect gift for someone – let’s be honest, there are only so many chocolates a person can eat and only so many pairs of socks they need! So instead of reaching for the usual novelty slippers, why not treat them to a special East Yorkshire experience that…

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7 festive afternoon teas to try in East Yorkshire

Just when you thought afternoon tea couldn’t get any better, along comes its Christmassy cousin with mouth-watering mince pies and gingerbread men that are almost too cute to eat! Discover 6 festive afternoon teas you simply must try in East Yorkshire this Christmas. Before reading on it’s worth…

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