Forget the deckchairs and dodgems; this is Yorkshire's coastline at its most raw and elemental. Here, brooding cliffs tower over a huddle of red roofed former fishing cottages that spill right down to the edge of the sea, creating a ‘lost in time' getaway for anyone who loves unusual architecture and breathtaking scenery. Why not join them for a bracing walk or a fireside drink in a cosy inn?
in Robin Hood's Bay
The pretty seaside community of Robin Hood’s Bay was once the heart of smuggling operations. Joe Shute takes a tour of the twisting streets and hidden alleyways that gave Smugglers’ Town its fearsome reputation.
Explore on foot Sometimes you just want to leave it all behind for a while. And that's what Robin Hood's Bay is perfect for. Indeed, the first thing you do here is abandon your car on the cliff...
Grape Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4BA
Sat 1 Apr 17 - Wed 31 May 17
Cober Hill Hotel, Cloughton, North Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, YO13 0AR
Fri 7 Jul 17 - Mon 10 Jul 17
Cober Hill Hotel, Newlands Road, Cloughton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0AR
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Whitby Abbey, Abbey Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT
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