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York || A Delicious Brunch at Mannion and Co

Mannion and Co is yet another York cafe/bistro/artisan bakery that is killing it with its brunch game. I said on twitter once that I don’t even miss brunch in London because York has such amazing options, and I honestly meant…

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Travel || National Railway Museum in York

On a rainy Sunday, Sam and I decided to peruse the National Railway Museum in York. We made the mistake of going on a weekend during a school holiday and it was absolutely rammed. However, we still enjoyed ourselves.…

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Travel || York Art Gallery

The York Art Gallery is part of the York Museum Trust, and it’s located right around the corner from York Minster. It’s a small but lovely collection. The collection ranges from 14th-century paintings to contemporary, prints, watercolours, drawings, and ceramics.…

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York || Roman City Walls

By far my favourite architectural aspect of York are the Roman City Walls.  The city walls don’t completely surround the city anymore, but a substantial chunk of them remain. In fact, more miles of wall remain in York than any…

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York || Christmas Ice Trail

Last weekend, Sam and I followed the annual York Ice Trail around the City Centre. Various local businesses and charities sponsor ice sculptures and they are dotted around the city for you to “find”. We popped into the City…

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Eats || Pig & Pastry in York

Living in York has given Sam and I a huge list of new restaurants that we’d like to try out. The length of our list nearly rivals the length of the one we made for London; and I can…

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Travel || York Minster

When I registered at the library (which was literally one of the first things I did when we moved to York), I was given the option to get a regular card or pay £5 for a York Card. I…

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And We’re Moving To…

I know I posted about us leaving London and hinted vaguely at the fact that we were moving North. But North of London leaves a wide swath of country. We’ve made an offer on a place (to rent, not to…