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Dog in woods

Pet-Friendly Cottages near Grasmere


Grasmere, in the popular Southern Lake District, is a delight for dog-lovers.

Christmas presents under a tree

Cumbrian Christmas Markets 2019


The festive season is upon us and there are plenty of celebrations taking place across Cumbria and the Lake District!

Wood burner in a self-catering cottage in Keswick

10 Keswick Cottages with Wood Burners


Now that the colder weather has set in, the Lake District and Cumbria is looking beautiful with crisp skies and a hint of autumn colour still covering the countryside.

Keswick from Latrigg in the Lake District

Easy Lake District Walks: Latrigg


When it comes to writing about the easy way up a Lake District fell, there are few that are easier than Latrigg on account of the fact that you can drive most of the way to the top! It’s one of the

Christmas lights in the Lake District

Cumbria Christmas Light Switch-Ons 2019


‘Tis once again the season to be jolly and across the Lake District and Cumbria, towns and villages are gearing up for fabulous Christmas light switch-ons!