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ULLSWATER STEAMERS - SEE THE MOUNTAINS FROM THE LAKE

Advantages: Historic Boats. Outstanding Views. Friendly Staff. Extraordinarily Relaxing.
Disadvantages: Expensive. Crowded.

WHERE IN THE WORLD ARE WE? Strange to record here, but with the sole exception of the superb Ravenstone Lodge Hotel, following all of our many visits to our favourite part of the UK, the English Lake District, I have not, so far, written a review fea ...

RICHADA 30.09.2011 · Read full review
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Steaming

Advantages: Unique way to expore the lake area
Disadvantages: Limited sailings, poor weather

...a recent visit to the Lake District we did a long walk up Helvellyn one day, and knew we would want an easier time the following day. Thus we decided to get the Ullswater Steamer to another part of the lake to explore at our leisure. As it was, t ...

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Carlisle Castle: A Siege of The Senses

Advantages: Interesting, Thrilling, Good Value for Money
Disadvantages: Limited access for disabled

...Impressive and intimidating, it's keep casting shadows over the sprawling city of Carlisle, a reminder of it's darker secrets and mysterious, medieval past. Today, as it did in the 11th Century, Carlisle Castle continues to stand as an imposing structure ...

lisacallow 16.05.2010 · Read full review
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An excellent afternoon out!

Advantages: Lots to see, good gift shop
Disadvantages: Nothing in particular

...When I first tell people that Im from Carlisle, a quite often response is 'Oh yeah, have you been to Carlisle Castle'. The answer is yes indeed I have, and this fascinates alot of people. Carlisle Castle is an excellent attraction if your in the Carlisle ...

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Worth a visit if you don't pay full price

Advantages: Some intresting exhibits friendly staff
Disadvantages: Expensive to get in full price

The aquarium of the lakes was somewhere we visited recently on holiday. We had gone to Lakeside and taken a boat trip to Bowness and on our return our son asked if we could go in so we went in for a visited. We were all a little disappointed by the visite ...

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