Cream Tea at The Flax & Twine, York

Cream Tea at The Flax & Twine Cafe, York

Yes I’m from Buckinghamshire and yes I am pretty middle class – that can only mean one thing… I am a sucker for a good cream tea! Whilst on a city break in York Sarah and I passed a little shop on the Shambles called The Flax & Twine which was like most of these places in York, a shop on […]

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Eggs Benedict with Ham at Mannion & Co. Cafe, York

Breakfast at Mannion & Co., York

During my recent weekend break in York I made the most of the food and drink that the city had to offer, particularly with regard to the independent cafes to ensure local businesses were supported. The first place that I visited was Mannion & Co. on Blake Street for breakfast as they claimed to offer a “unique and unrivalled eating experience”. […]

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York Minster

A Weekend Break in York

This weekend was Sarah’s birthday and so I surprised her with a weekend break to York. I’d been to York previously when I was very young and so had some faint memories of the city whereas Sarah had never been so it was shaped up to be something fun for the both of us to enjoy. Friday I spent a […]

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