The Borrowdale Gates Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
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Starting to get ready for our big trip next week. Looking forward to seven weeks away exploring new places and meeting up with friends.
We have two weeks in Vietnam and Cambodia, three weeks in New Zealand and then another two weeks in Burma. An exciting start ...
... a little in from the lake, but is considered the major village near each port.
I arrived via train to Windermere, took the bus to Bowness-on-Windermere, walked around for a bit before taking the ferry up to Waterhead. I decided to sit top deck to get the best views and consequently froze all the way up haha. My hostel is at Waterhead and is right on the water front. My room has the most amazing views over the lake.
... going on, but this soon gave way to more stable ground that was no less steep. Walking through the car park I saw the first people out walking getting ready in their cars. Nods and waves exchanged I continued around the field up to the stone cross that marked the halfway point for me between the summit and town. Beyond the next gate the path zig zagged at a very sharp angle. I was not going to be doing this without needing to stop. It was hard, i was still building ...
... this region, we wanted to reach the summit of Scafell Pike. So we drove the beautiful and scenic route round to Wasdale Head. This involved a few extremely steep and winding passes. Once at Wasdale, we kitted up and began the hike. Crossing Lingmell Beck, the steps continued relentlessly up. We were again subject to an onslaught of wind and rain. Determined to keep going we reached Hollow ...
... was simply lovely. The green of the lakes district is so vibrant in colour it is fantastic to look at and seems to be unreal. Personally I can't get enough of it- it is an amazing place to be in. As we head towards Hexham we are in the Pennines and the scenery turns into high country grasses and reminds us of home to some degree and it is a lovely drive. The sky is moody so it is quite dramatic looking but still lovely and mild and throughout the day apart from ...