Triple triumph for family’s blooming lovely Windermere park
Helping visitors to enjoy a truly colourful stay in Cumbria has won three top prizes in the 2018 Cumbria in Bloom awards for Park Cliffe in...Read more
Farmer’s Markets in the Lake District
What is a farmer’s market? Where you can directly purchase the goods, often from the producers themselves, which have been planted and grown in the...Read more
Top 5 things to do in the Lakes when it’s raining
As I am writing this I’m sat in Wilfs café at Staveley – spoiler alert – if you haven’t been you should really visit after reading the next...Read more
Country Shows and Festivals 2018
Looking to visit a local Cumbria show, then check out the list below: September Saturday 1 September – Chillswim – Coniston Saturday 1...Read more
Top 5 sunny day pursuits in the Lakes
If you have ever had the opportunity to ever go on a safari then you will be familiar with this concept I imagine. The top 5, also known as the big...Read more
Fell Foot – it’s closer than you think!
Left out of the entrance. Left at the end of the road. Follow the road – don’t turn off! Take a right into the entrance to Fell foot. Fell foot...Read more
Orrest Head – What’s that?
It’s in Windermere? Really? Is it a Wainwright? No. Oh okay, well it mustn’t be worth walking up then. (Typical dialogue of a tourist who claims...Read more
Cumbria & The Lake District Caves
Cumbria is covered with caves, ravines and gullies that litter the mountain landscapes. From old abandoned quarries to natural cracks in the earth,...Read more