Use this guide to explore York - encircled by ancient walls, its heart the historic stone Minster, and loved by visitors from around the world. This small city, built up layer by layer since Roman times by successive communities, has a rich history. The narrow streets, little alleyways and connecting passages with evocative names call out to be explored, as do the city walls with their wider view. This historic scene is matched by 21st-century essentials - shops, theatres, cinemas, galleries, restaurants, pubs and cafes. This title is available in six languages.