Just a two mile stroll along the beach from Whitby brings you out in the pretty village of Sandsend, home of the Turnstone Gallery which aims to offer the best in contemporary art and ceramics from the Coast and Moors of North Yorkshire.
Afternoon excursion to "Heartbeat Country" travelling in a 1958 Bedford SB3 Duple Vega.
Bus Route: Whitby to Goathland and back
Located at the top of whitby's historic Church Street and at the foot of the famous Abbey steps, W Hamond is the town's oldest surviving Whitby Jet Jewellery Shop. James Storr first opened its doors to an admiring public in 1860.
Speciality: Whitby Jet
The moody and magnificent ruins of Whitby Abbey have drawn successive generations – from Saints to Dracula - to this site of settlement, religious devotion and even literary inspiration.
2 Swimming Pools, 1 sports hall for badminton or team games, 1 fitness suite - fully air conditioned with 45 stations & cardio theatre. 1 multi purpose room for parties, meetings etc.
On the edge of the North York Moors, north of Scarborough, over looking the sea, 64 en-suite bedrooms & relaxing lounges. Excellent conference facilities, high standards of hospitality, superb grounds & excellent recreational facilities
Whitby Pavilion Complex, nestling into the West Cliff, has wonderful views over the North Sea. The Victorian Theatre and the refurbished Northern Lights Suite provide a multi-functional venue suitable for almost every type of event.
Aislaby, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1SY, Tel: 01723 383636, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
Small village in the North York Moors National Park.
Castlebeck & Scar Woods, Harwood Dale, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0LB, Tel: 01476 581135, www.woodland-trust.org.uk, (7 miles, 11kms)
Two acres of SSSI (site of special scientific interest) woodland, with a memorial bench and plaque reading: 'Dedicated by the Human BSE Foundation in loving memory of all those who have lost their lives to Human BSE (vCJD)'
Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1TZ, Tel: 01723 383636, Email, (8 miles, 13kms)
Egton is a tranquil village set in farmland approximately 6 and a half miles inland from Whitby.
Nr Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 5LY, Tel: 01723 383636, Email, (8 miles, 12kms)
Goathland is a village deep in the North Yorkshire Moors, off the A169 between Pickering and Whitby. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery and has its own station on the North Yorkshire Moors steam railway line.