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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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"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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Watch out Willy Wonka there's a new kid on the (chocolate) block

Advantages: The looks of delight on the children's faces
Disadvantages: None at all

The Cocoabean Company Children’s Chocolate Factory Hawkshead Cumbria Introduction A couple of weeks before the school holidays began my husband and I were making the most of ...

sellerleygirl 12.08.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Cocoa Bean Company (Children’s Chocolate Factory), Hawkeshead

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Wild, go wild, go wild in the country

Advantages: Interesting, affordable and fun
Disadvantages: Nothing

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Park Introduction I am not really a massive lover of zoos, especially the bigger ones like Chester Zoo; however, there is a little place not far from us that I really do enjoy visiting and one that I have taken all ...

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