Monthly Archives: May 2018

What's on in Windermere this June

What’s on in Windermere this June

What’s on in Windermere this June It’s hard to believe we’re almost at the halfway point of the year. However, despite the recent hot weather we haven’t even officially yet hit summer. So if you’re on a spa break in … Read More

5 Historic Houses in the Lake District, historical Lake District

5 Historic Houses in the Lake District

5 Historic Houses in the Lake District If you enjoy grand buildings and wonderful gardens, there are plenty of historic houses in the Lake District to visit. Here we explore just 5 of them. Blackwell, Bowness-on-Windemere When you’re staying at … Read More

Traditional Cumbrian Food, food and drink in Cumbria

Traditional Cumbrian Food You Need to Try!

Traditional Cumbrian Food You Need to Try! When you go on a package break it’s always nice to try some local cuisine. An afternoon cream tea, made up of scones, strawberry jam and cream is frightfully English. If you’re after … Read More

John Ruskin and Coniston Water

John Ruskin and Coniston Water

John Ruskin and Coniston Water While there have been many famous residents in the Lake District over the years, Windermere has had its fair share. However, elsewhere in the Lakes we explore the links between John Ruskin and Coniston Water. … Read More