York – Walls of the City – To Keep Them Out or Keep You In?

York – Walls of the City – To Keep Them Out or Keep You In?
Once Upon A Time some English cities wanted to keep the visitors out. Starting during the Roman’s tour of Britain in the early years of the last century – the building of fortified walls around towns was really quite a trend. Now these structures and monuments are integral to attracting the modern day visitor – supply a host of restaurants, shops and hotels and the walls can keep your tourists inside to experience the ancient and modern.   One of the best-known of these walled cities Read more [...]