Tag Archives: York

Travel Photo of the Day (September 27)

Currently, the lovely town of York is deluged with water. After severe rainstorms, the River Ouse is over 5m (16ft). My thoughts are with those dealing with the flood.

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Y is for York

This week’s letter for Frizztext’s A-Z archive photo challenge is Y.  Last winter I had the chance to visit some friends in York. Here are some of my photos of this charming city.  Now I need to go back during the … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 19)

A view of the York Minster, located in York, England.  This is a Gothic cathedral and is one of the largest ones in Northern Europe.  If you would like to see another photo click here.

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Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 4)

The York Minster, located in York, England, is a Gothic cathedral and is one of the biggest ones in Northern Europe.  On the site, in 627 the first wooden church was erected.  In the 12th century, the Gothic style became … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (Jan. 18)

I took this photo while wandering around the Yorkshire Museum grounds.  It was a cold, rainy and windy day.  I loved the atmosphere while exploring the ruins of St Mary’s Abbey.  It was constructed in 1088 and this Benedictine monastery was … Continue reading

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