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Location address: United Kingdom, York, York
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York local /ˈjɔrk/ is an historic walled city at the confluence of the Rivers Ouse and Foss in North Yorkshire, England and is the traditional county town of Yorkshire to which it gives its name. The city has a rich heritage and has provided the backdrop to major political events in England throughout much of its two millennia of existence. The city offers a wealth of historic attractions, of which York Minster is the most prominent, and a variety of cultural and sporting activities making it a popular tourist destination for millions.
York was selected by 280 experts of National Geographic in the top 100 “sustainable destinations” of the world, as nr. 9