York project by Fco. José, Constantin and Fco. Javier
York The city of:
York Coat of arms of York <ul><li>York is a historic fortress town of North Yorkshire (England). In this city there are two rivers, the Ouse and Foss. </li></ul><ul><li>The city was founded as Eboracum in 71 d. C. by the Romans and became one of the two capitals of Roman Britain. </li></ul><ul><li>Since 1996, York has become a great city which covers rural areas. The urban area has a population of 137,505 inhabitants. Its total population is 184,900 people. </li></ul><ul><li>The old part of this town is tourist destination, attracting visitors from around the world. </li></ul>
York <ul><li>York is in the Vale of York, an area of farmland. - Around the city are the mountains Pennines, the North York Moors and the </li></ul><ul><li>Wolds. - York's economy is based on the service industry. - This industry includes the public sector, health, education, finance, and </li></ul><ul><li>tourism. </li></ul>
York Attractions York Minster, the second largest Gothic cathedral in northern Europe, stands at the city's centre. York's centre is enclosed by the city's medieval walls, which are a popular walk.
York Attractions - Clifford's Tower is part of the Norman castle of York. - It was built on an artificial hill on the city and between the two rivers of York. - It was built in the time of the Battle of Hastings. - It is circular and is in ruins.
York Attractions A feature of central York is the Snickelways,that are narrow pedestrian routes (estrechas vias peatonales).
York Attractions - The city has many museums, including the Castle Museum, Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens and JORVIK Viking Centre. - The Theatre Royal was established in 1744. - York is noted for its numerous churches and pubs. Most of the remaining churches in York are from the medieval period.