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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 ...

Essexgirl2006 11.03.2014 · Read full review
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2B or not 2B ! This museum has many good points!

Advantages: Fascinating and entertaining for all ages
Disadvantages: None for us

The Cumberland Pencil Museum Keswick Cumbria Introduction I think that this must be one of the most obscure of museums; how on earth is it possible to turn a humble pencil into a tourist attraction? Well Cumberland (or De ...

sellerleygirl 10.08.2015 · Read full review
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"A Temple of Abomination"

Advantages: You can see the work of the NT in action
Disadvantages: There is still a lot to be done and NT not quite sure what to do with it when done

ALLAN BANK Grasmere, LA22 9QB Telephone: 015394 35143 This old property has had a very mixed and eventful life. The National Trust have owned it for some time but it has only recently been opened to the public to look around. OPENING TIMES AND PRIC ...

catsholiday 07.01.2013 · Read full review
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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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Review of Aquarium Of The Lakes, Lakeside, Ulverston

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