York, England Medallion on a gate leading to the city's medieval walls. The "white rose" was a symbol of the House of York, whose opposition to the House of Lancaster gave England's century "War of the Roses" its name.
Lived here in the Hard not to fall in love with this beautiful city. Micklegate Bar is one of the four main gatehouses that provide entry to the walled City of York in England. Bootham Bar, Monk Bar and Walmgate Bar.