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Orrest Head in Windermere, the Lake District

Easy Lake District Mountain Walks: Orrest Head


The view from Orrest Head on the eastern edge of Windermere is possibly one of the most important in the Lake District, and it's certainly one of the loveliest!

Michelin-Starred food at Old Stamp House in Ambleside

A Guide to Cumbria's Michelin-Starred Restaurants


Cumbria and the Lake District is a foodie paradise! From cosy pubs to high-end restaurants and from local treats to world cuisine, there really is a range to suit everyone.

Luxury Cottages in the Lake District with Mountain Views

6 Luxury Cottages in the Lake District with Mountain Views


If you're dreaming of a luxury Lake District cottage with mountain views, here at Sally's Cottages, we have the perfect collection for you.

View over Keswick and Derwentwater from Latrigg

Cottages for Two in Keswick


Ah, Keswick! One of the Lake District’s favourite towns!

Wild swimming in Crummock Water, the Lake District

9 Wild Swimming Spots in the Lake District


When you visit the Lake District, you naturally think of the lakes and other bodies of water that make up this stunning area.