Explore More About Yorkshire

By: Maria Literral
Yorkshire has a population of almost 4,000,000, which makes it the largest county in the uk. due to its size, the county is divided into 4 different sections; north yorkshire, west yorkshire, east yorkshire and south yorkshire.

Yorkshire grew quickly in the 19th century thanks to the Industrial Revolution. in actual fact, the county's prominent industries of coal, textile and steel meant that population in the county boomed during this time.

Yorkshire is a truly historical county, especially in york, it's county town. Indeed, York is a stunning roman city, although its also has some wonderful viking historical, which can still be seen in the city today. During the initially millennium, much of the rest of the county of Yorkshire was also occupied by vikings and romans.

Later on, Yorkshire gained notoriety for its old fashioned coal, wool, steel and shipping industries, especially throughout the industrial revolution.

As Yorkshire is such a major location, there's lots of things to do. Indeed, you will find that the county has plenty of museums and art galleries to offer.

In Batley, you could visit the Yorkshire Motor Museum. This lively museum has aged over 40 vintage, retro and classic cars, which are exciting to look at. on the other hand, you could visit the yorkshire air museum in york. This intriguing museum has a exciting collection of historic aircraft for visitors to enjoy.

Whether you prefer big brand shops or quirky independent shops, Yorkshire boasts a handful of fabulous shops.

If you're a fan of designer brands, you should head to leeds. frequently named the knightsbridge of the north, it has a harvey nicholls, in addition to a branch of louis vuitton and other designer shops. However, Leeds also has a number of high street shops, including new look and Top Shop, so the city suits any budget.

Yorkshire is such a big place that it has everything you require for any sort of night out. The littler towns boasts some great inns, although party animals should head to the cities such as Leeds, York & Sheffield for excellent nightclubs & vip bars.

Sheffield & leeds have some great clubs, so you'll be able to spend a great night there. as well as this, these cities also have a handful of great live music venues, so you can go to watch a touring band or even a local act.

Wherever you stay in yorkshire, you'll find a vast variety of wonderful accommodation available. In the small villages and market towns, you'll find some beautiful bed and breakfasts and guest houses. However, in the bigger cities including Leeds, Sheffield and York, you'll find huge hotels, too. These include branches of most huge chains of hotel, including the ibis and the radisson sas.
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