The best of rolling countryside, historic cities and seaside towns.
1. HISTORY OVERDOSE
CELTIC warlords, Roman legions, Saxon tribes, Viking marauders, Norman invaders and Civil War armies have all left their mark on the city of York, a two-hour train ride north of London. At its heart is York Minster, a Gothic masterpiece that makes some better known continental places of worship look like sandcastles...
Rob Grant is a freelance writer, specialising in travel, culture and business. He is a member of the Australian Society of Travel Writers and is based in San Francisco, California.