Lifestyle and Family Travel Blog

Tag: York

The Jorvik Viking Festival Returns for 2019

The Jorvik Viking Festival Returns for 2019

Every February York hosts its own Jorvik Viking Festival.  Usually cunningly timed to coincide with half term it’s a great one to take the kids to (or time your trip to York during).  If you scroll down the post, you can see my review from […]

New Year’s Eve York 2018 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York 2018 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York 2018.  Looking for what to do at New Year in York?  I’ve found the information surprisingly sparse on the internet so have put a list together of the events I have found in York.  I’ve found black tie dinners, pantomimes and […]

Child and Family Friendly Restaurants in York

Child and Family Friendly Restaurants in York

Child friendly York restaurants – Looking for a family friendly restaurant in the centre of York? Here are some of our favourites and some that come recommended by other local families with children.  Also, have a look at our list of Italian restaurants in York. Oscar’s […]

Best Places to eat Sunday Lunch, Pocklington, Yorkshire

Best Places to eat Sunday Lunch, Pocklington, Yorkshire

I love a good Sunday dinner, roast beef, Yorkshire puddings and all the trimmings.  Or roast pork and apple sauce, I am not fussy.  In our house all Sunday dinners come with Yorkshire puddings though, I don’t hold with this idea that you only get […]

Trying the Freakshakes at 88 Walmgate in York

Trying the Freakshakes at 88 Walmgate in York

We are always keen to try new family friendly restaurants in York so were really pleased to be invited to dine at 88 Walmgate. Atmosphere It’s a bright, modern restaurant, and was a lovely snug haven on a dark, wet January evening. It was early […]

A Family Day Out Talking Poo at York DIG

A Family Day Out Talking Poo at York DIG

I had a completely proud Mummy moment when we visited Dig in York. The attraction isn’t huge and is built inside an old church. Each visit is completely guided by your own personal guide. We were lucky as we visited quite late in the afternoon and there […]

Games and Good Food at Joe’s Kitchen, York

Games and Good Food at Joe’s Kitchen, York

Joe’s Kitchen is a modern family friendly restaurant, newly opened on Coney Street in York. It is right next to the Mansion House where Cafe Rouge used to be. Light and Airy Decoration It’s a lovely light and airy restaurant with plenty of nooks and crannies […]