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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!

Stars over Ambleside in the Lake District

9 Stargazing Spots in the Lake District and Cumbria


The skies of the Lake District and Cumbria are some of the darkest in England, meaning there are plenty of wonderful opportunities for stargazing.

Stockghyll Force near Windermere in the Lake District

10 Wonderful Walks around Windermere


Welcome to the longest natural lake in England! Wonderful Windermere is the most popular lake in the Lake District and winds over 11 miles from bustling Ambleside in the no

Winder Hall in the Lake District

Historic Holiday Cottages


The Lake District and Cumbria is bursting with history, from Roman forts and bath houses to Arthurian legend, castles and ind

Halloween pumpkins

Halloween 2019 in the Lake District


With Halloween just around the corner, the ghouls and goblins are out and about in the Lake District and Cumbria!