Staithes is a lovely old seaside fishing village with lots of character. Its winding streets and higgledy-piggledy cottages give the village a look of time stood still. Once one of the largest fishing ports on the North East coast, today it is mainly a tourist destination.
Great Ayton, on the edge of the North York Moors, is a very pretty village perched on the banks of the River Leven at the foot of the Cleveland Hills below Easby Moor and the distinctive Roseberry Topping.
Lordstones is a privately owned country park which sits in a beautiful setting in a dip on the Cleveland Way between Carlton Bank and Green Bank.
Helmsley is a lovely tourist market town in North Yorkshire. There are plenty of shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants to go at. Chop Gate, locally pronounced Chop Yat and meaning Pedlers Way, is a small village set in the Bilsdale valley within the North York Moors National Park.
Rosedale Abbey is an attractive village set in the centre of the stunning rolling hillsides of the valley of Rosedale, midway between Pickering and Castleton, in the heart of the North York Moors National Park. Kirkbymoorside is the nearest town about 7 miles to the south.
The fortified Danby Castle, built in the 14th century, has a dominating position on the far slopes of Danby Rigg. The castle once owned by the family of Catherine Parr the 6th wife of Henry VIII is now a working farm and part of the building is a farmhouse.
Hutton-le-Hole is a very small attractive village in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire and within the North York Moors National Park. It is one of North Yorkshires most popular villages and Hutton Beck that flows through the centre is bound by wide green grass banks perfect for picnicking and paddling during the summer months.
Goathland in the North York Moors is a village famous for being Aidensfield in the popular Heartbeat series. The village store, Scripps garage and funeral services, the Goathland Hotel (Aidensfield Arms), the railway station and many other landmarks are recognisable from the series.
The village of Kilburn is a pretty little village situated just on the edge of the Hambleton Hills and very close to the White Horse. Kilburn has a pub, The Foresters Arms, a shop and the Mousey Thompson centre where they make famous furniture with the trade mark of a mouse.