February 2020

Whinlatter in Winter

Noble Knotts, Whinlatter - an inspiring walk with quotes along the way!


Don’t you just find that being outside, in the fresh air, among nature, brings a sense of freedom, a sense that anything is possible? I always find that I think my best thoughts when I’m out on a w

Wood burner at Ennerdale self-catering cottage

Cottages in Ennerdale with a Log Burner


When the snow is on the fells and there’s a nip in the air, what could be better after a day in the Lake District than returning back to your holiday cottage and a crackling fire?

Place Fell near Ullswater

The Easy Way Up Place Fell


If you're visiting the area around beautiful Ullswater, then you probably have some walking on your agenda!

Honister Slate Mine in Borrowdale

Cottages Close to Honister Slate Mine


Honister Slate Mine sits high up the stunning and winding Honister Pass in Borrowdale.

Child playing on Derwentwater in Keswick

Itinerary: A Weekend in Keswick with the Kids


It's easy to see why so many families choose Keswick as a holiday destination.

Wood burner at Eskdale self-catering cottage

10 Eskdale Cottages with Wood Burners or Open Fires


Picture this: you’ve spent an entire day admiring and exploring the best of  Lake District scenery in the valley of Eskdale and are ready to sit back in front of a cosy

10 Things to do in and around Cockermouth


Cockermouth is a small, pretty town on the western edges of the Lake District.

Ullswater in the Lake District

Budget Holiday Cottages Near Ullswater


The area around stunning Ullswater is glorious with some of the best fell walking in the Lake District, fascinating pockets of history, and tranquil valleys.

The Scafells in Eskdale

10 Things to Do in Eskdale


The valley of Eskdale in the South West Lake District is a tranquil haven of peaceful woodland, rippling rivers, a