Welcome to the Visit East Yorkshire blog

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

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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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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Pumpkin picking patches in East Yorkshire

Pumpkins are an essential part of the Halloween experience and they’re even more fun when you get to pick your own. Whether you plan to carve them into spooky faces, paint them in pretty pastel colours, artfully decorate your home with them or transform them into the perfectly spiced pumpkin pie, no…

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Fun things to do with friends in East Yorkshire

September is Friendship Month here in the UK so if you’ve been meaning to catch up with your nearest and dearest for a while, here’s your reminder to get a date in your diaries! Stumped for ideas for your next mate date? Whether you’re seeking thrills and adventure or a day of rest and relaxation…

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Top things to do in Autumn in East Yorkshire

It’s time for the jumpers and boots to make their way out of the depths of the wardrobe, embrace the shortening days, cooler air, and get cosy in East Yorkshire. If Autumn is your season, here’s everything you need to know to make the best of it in East Yorkshire. With the changing of the season…

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Whats new for '22 in East Yorkshire

Often a new year and the arrival of Spring leads us all to contemplate new beginnings, trying something for the first time and looking forward to the possibilities the summer season can hold. This year, in East Yorkshire, we’re feeling that with a whole lot more gravitas as we find ourselves back…

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Find Time for you in East Yorkshire

This last year has been hard for everyone and everyone has a story to tell of their time in a pandemic, their time in lockdown. From homeschooling, to living alone, caring for those who are vulnerable, having to shield because you are vulnerable, volunteering, and working in those really difficult…

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East Yorkshire's Instagram worthy spots

We’re all looking for the perfect pic that sums up our time in somewhere amazing. When friends ask ‘where have you been’ and ‘what did you do’ - we all want to respond with a series of fab photos to make them wish they had been there too. East Yorkshire has its pick of perfect picture spots, so grab…

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Thrilling East Yorkshire

If whiling away the day lazing on the beach, a gentle stroll on the prom and time to relax with a cuppa and good book just aren’t your idea of a great holiday, then East Yorkshire might just be the place for you. Although lazing on the beach may be just the thing after a skydive? Or a gentle stroll…

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