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♔Saltburn-by-the-Sea- North Yorkshire

Saltburn Cliff Lift in the Snow, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire, England. This wonderful example of Victorian engineering is the oldest water-balanced funicular (cliff railway) anywhere in the world. Located in Saltburn-by-the-Sea in Cleveland, both the lift cars have stained their original glass windows typical of the Victorian era and are capable […]

♔Conway Castle- Conwy Wales

Conwy Castle,Conway, Wales. Built by Edward I, during his conquest of Wales, between 1283 and 1289 it was constructed as part of a wider project to create the walled town of Conwy, the combined defences cost around £15,000, a huge sum for the period. UNESCO considers Conwy to be one […]

♔York Minster Cathedral- York, England

York Minster Cathedral, York, England, York’s cathedral church is one of the finest medieval buildings in Europe. The Minster is also known as St Peter’s, its full name being the ‘Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of St Peter in York’. The remains of the Basilica, the ceremonial centre of the Roman […]