Our Top Museum Experiences in North Yorkshire!


Museums on the Yorkshire Coast – Offering the Best Experiences! Here at the Riviera Guesthouse, our hometown of Whitby has great beaches, walks and independent shops. But what do you do a rainy day? Visit an indoor attraction of course! The Yorkshire Coast and Moors boasts some of the best museums around. Here’s our list […]

Whitby’s Royal Connections This Platinum Jubilee


Riviera Guesthouse and Royal Whitby We are preparing to mark the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. Here at the Riviera Guesthouse, which is just around the corner from the aptly-named Royal Crescent, we thought we’d have a look at our town’s regal connections!   What is the Jubilee? The Jubilee, this time a Platinum […]

‘Dracula’ World Record Attempt in Whitby

Blue Plaque Bram Stoker

World Record Attempt in Whitby Did you know that on 26th May 1897, Bram Stoker’s Dracula was first published? To mark this special 125th anniversary, Whitby is getting into world record ‘mode’ at the iconic Whitby Abbey.   Stoker 125 Event Whitby Abbey is to host the Guinness World Record ™ attempt on the evening […]