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Accommodation in the Lakes

Bed and breakfast accommodation and guesthouses

Lake District Bed and Breakfast Guesthouses v B&Bs Guesthouses vary from bed and breakfast establishments mostly in a matter of degree. They may have ...

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Lake District Accommodation

Lake District Accommodation caters for everyone ranging from 5 star luxury accommodation to more budget friendly family run local B&B's and Guest Hou...

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Walking in the Lake District

It's official! The Lake District, the largest of England's National Parks, was recently voted "Best walking destination in Britain" by members of the...

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Lake District Tourist Information

The Lake District is recognised worldwide as one of the most appealing tourist destinations in the UK. Second only to London in the tourist popularit...

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Beatrix Potter and the Lake District

Beatrix Potter was born on 28 July 1866 in South Kensington, London. She lived a lonely life at home, being educated by a governess and having little...

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William Wordsworth and the Lake District

Wordsworth was one of the most influential of England's romantic poets. William Wordsworth was born on April 17, 1770 in Cockermouth, Cumberlan...

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Lake District Pubs

There are pubs to cater for all tastes, offering character, charm, hospitality and atmosphere whether it's a 16th Century Inn or 20th Century Pub. Wh...

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Places to visit in the lake district

Among the Lake District Attractions: Aquarium of the Lakes, Discover the secret world of the lakes at Britain's biggest freshwater aquarium. See pike...

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