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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 ...

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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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The Fort called Birdoswald on on Hadrians wall.

Advantages: Interesting
Disadvantages: Dificult in winter unless you have own transpport

Birdoswald fort When I visited Carlisle earlier this year I visited the English Heritage property Birdoswald a Roman Fort on Hadrian's wall This fort used to be called Banna, ~~Location. Birdoswald is located near Gilsland, about 16 miles/ 26k Carl ...

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2000 years of history

Advantages: see review
Disadvantages: see review

I consider myself very lucky to live in rural Northumberland with its stunning countryside and wealth of history to discover. One of the biggest tourist attractions is the amazing Hadrian’s Wall, stretching for 84 miles from the Solway estuary in Cumbria ...

anwar 11.09.2011 · Read full review
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Our Roman day out 2004

Advantages: see real ruins, nice & pieceful, great views
Disadvantages: had to walk uphill from car park!!!!

...After our successful & enjoyable Roman day out in 2003, which I've reviewed (see my other reviews), we chose to have a second one in the summer of 2003. This time 4 of us went, one more than last year. The main destination of the day being Birdoswald For ...

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