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10 things you’ve experienced on a visit to the Lake District

You’ve been stuck in a traffic jam You have been gobsmacked by the beautiful surroundings and scenery all around you Bought some Sarah Nelsons Gingerbread in Grasmere Enjoyed a picnic with a view You've visited Orrest Head Viewpoint Spotted a Mountain Goat  Checked out the Lakes Distillery You’ve met the locals, the Herdwick Sheep Enjoyed… Continue reading 10 things you’ve experienced on a visit to the Lake District

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Poppies: Weeping Window at Carlisle Castle

Carlisle Castle is located in the centre of Carlisle city, it's over 900 years old and for nearly 500 years, before the English and Scottish monarchies were united in 1603, the castle was the main fortress of England’s north-western border with Scotland. Until the 1960's it was also the headquarters of the Border Regiment, one of… Continue reading Poppies: Weeping Window at Carlisle Castle

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13 Things you’ll understand if you’re from the Lake District

1. If you're not stuck in a traffic jam in Bowness or Ambleside then there is usually something else blocking your wayPicture; A591 Threlkeld 2. You still get gobsmacked by the beautiful surroundings and scenery all around youPicture; Wastwater looking at Scafell Pike 3. You never get sick of Kendal Mint Cake and Grasmere Gingerbread… Continue reading 13 Things you’ll understand if you’re from the Lake District

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Kravice Waterfalls & Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Whilst in Dubrovnik, Croatia we took the opportunity to rent a car and visit Bosnia & Herzegovina. We picked our hire car up from the old town, Dubrovnik and set off on the beautiful coastal road heading north. Being my first time driving on the right hand side I was a little nervous but soon… Continue reading Kravice Waterfalls & Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina

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Visiting the Western Lake District with Mountain Goat

Explore all that the Western Lake District has to offer on this Mountain Goat High Adventure Tour leaving daily from Ambleside, Ings, Kendal, Staveley, Windermere & Bowness and Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from Braithwaite, Keswick & Portinscale. Setting off from Windermere on what some may say was the first day of spring we travelled past… Continue reading Visiting the Western Lake District with Mountain Goat