Manor House Hotel
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... Stonegarth in Keswick. It is a lovely B and B. The bathroom has a spa bath and walk in shower and the mirror becomes a TV - haven't seen this before. We had a cup of coffee and then went for a walk into Keswick. We found a map which showed it would take us a while to walk to the lake known as Derwent Water so we turned around and went to an Italian restaurant, Casa Bella, for a pizza. We walked back to the B and B and watched yet another Grand ...
... and some ups and downs through nice farmland. We arrived at noon to the welcome sight of Lake Windermere, and strolled down the streets to the beautiful Bowness town centre and lake front. So many people! Probably not as crowded as mid-summer, but after the last few days it was strange to be among so many tourists. We felt relief and a sense of achievement to have made it here.
Our B&B was close by ...
Keyed in destination Fort William.3 hours said our GPS. So off we set. Amazingly we have not looked at a map since leaving York. Put our total trust in this little box that David lent us. Weather was not kind at first with lots of rain and very cold. But we soldiered on with our GPS guiding us through the most beautiful terrain. The Scottish Highlands were a feast ...
As it is the weekend and lovely hot weather we decided to relax a little today. We thought that visitor attractions would be too busy so we will be giving them a miss for today. We had to do a laundry load, which meant having a beer while we waited. Yes it is a shame, it's a hard ...
... to hang out! Don't worry - the staff were always on hand with water pistols to scare them off but it did seem that the lemurs like the game of cat and mouse! We went in the week (Friday) and there was a reasonable amount of people. You can get your hand stamped and go out the your car or in our case the vw, where we had lunch. My only complaint was the lack of signage in places and the only ...
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