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The 9 Best Vegetarian and Vegan Eateries in The Lake District

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The Lake District – with its penchant for sheep farming and Cumberland Sausage – might not seem like the most likely place to cater for vegetarians and vegans. But prepare to be surprised!

Lamb dinner

The Best Food of the Lake District and Cumbria

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Did you know that Cumbria is home to many world-famous dishes? Steeped in tradition, much of the Cumbrian fayre derives from the Lake District landscape, giving it a unique and authentic taste.

Fleetwith Pike in the Lake District

Top 10 Family-Friendly Wainwright Walks

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If you’re heading to the Lake District National Park and are looking to get out on some family-friendly walks in the mountains, then you’re in for a treat!

Derwentwater and Borrowdale

Itinerary: A Weekend in Keswick

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It's easy to see why so many people choose Keswick as their favourite holiday destination.

Walking up Blencathra the easy way

Blencathra, the easy way!

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It sometimes feels as if there’s a competition in the Lake District to find the trickiest and most challenging route up a fell, but it doesn’t have to be that way! Sure, if you're an experienced wa