YHA Buttermere

King George VI Memorial Hostel, Buttermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England, CA13 9XA, United Kingdom | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Buttermere

Willbee goes to School

A travel blog entry by kellyfayeurope on Aug 11, 2014

1 comment, 6 photos

Well little Willbee groupies... Willbee went to school in Grasmere today. Well we visited a tiny little school called Church of England Grasmere School. Grasmere is a town where Beatrix Potter grew up and wrote her tales of Peter Rabbit a and Jemima Puddleduck. Maybe your teachers will show you some of these little stories. As part of their learning about Beatrix Potter the students made a veggie ...

Dramatic or drama?

A travel blog entry by begone on Aug 09, 2014

3 comments, 2 photos

... an umbrella, the clouds clear and skudding clouds make way for sunshine and a palate of colours from white to 50 shades of grey!!! I have taken a couple of photos from the French doors of our room. I hope you can see the dramatic effect of the sky. By the way, the Comedy of Errors last night was a hoot. Real laughter out loud entertainment. Made me think that Shakespeare wrote this for the masses - good old fashioned comedy or should I say - dramatic ...

Derwentwater and Castlerigg Stone Circle

A travel blog entry by bstokesdenver on Aug 08, 2014

6 photos

... for airplane navigators in case they got shot down. They actually made it work. They moved the factory to a nearby town but the museum sits on the old factory site.

I can’t believe I haven’t had take-out fish and chips yet so we head to the market square for dinner. It’s a British tradition but I have to say over rated – fried and greasy. Still for a cheap fast meal ...

A day of Fell Walking and theatre

A travel blog entry by gadfly on Aug 08, 2014

Went Fell walking in the morning. Wonderful views of the lakes from the top of the Fell ridges. Spent the afternoon resting. Early dinner at hotel and then the remaining 16 drove to the 'Theatre by the Lake' in Keswick to see a performance of Shakespeare's 'The Comedy of Errors'. Another wonderful day!!
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Sunny sunny England!

A travel blog entry by maber23 on Aug 07, 2014

7 photos

... chocolate liqueur, milk, cream and chocolate sauce. I think there was another type of alcohol but who cares as it was delicious! After we had our separate nights and came together at the Australian bar, we started our first nights of many that will most certainly include the use of the hashtag #noregrets! Of which included singing and dancing to a remix of none other than Let It Go! Tomorrow we cross into Scotland & are in Edinburgh for 2 nights. Sooo ...

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This hostel, located on King George VI Memorial Hostel, Buttermere, is near Honister Slate Mine, Hay Stacks [or Haystacks], and Blackmoss Pot.
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