North Lakes Hotel & Spa
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Travel Blogs from Penrith
Another last minute and tasty breakfast but a bit less daunting than yesterday's and we were off to the bus stop. Traveled north to Grasmere where William Wordsworth lived. We strolled around the village, stopping for a cappuccino early on and lunch a bit later, both at the same spot - The Miller Howe ...
They stop serving breakfast at 9:00. We slid into our seats at 8:50. After a "full English breakfast", we headed to the dock. Boarded the steamer M/V The Tern and headed to Ambleside, about a half hour away. Lovely scenery, beautiful day, calm waters made for a most agreeable trip. Took the scenic path along the lake from the dock to the ...
Patterdale is our destination, it has rained during the night again, so soggy under foot. Niice big mountain to tackle. Got a another walker with us today, Katie has volunteered to support us, certainly good for morale. Me and Ryan tackled Helvellyn and Striding Edge, that was scary, but a proud moment for me, I really needed to do that with Ryan, Martin and Katie walked around it, still a tough ...
... in for bed.
Our morning started off with the rain coming down and a stop at one of the many stone circles that you can't miss when driving through this country and this one was Castlerigg. It's small in comparison to other places but still you wonder who did this and why? After viewing this we continued taking our drive to Honister Pass and then eventually to the top of the summit and the Honister Slate Mine where they have been mining slate since ...
... and clear. I think I will hike down to the lake if the weather permits and take a jump in. I definitely am heading to a friend Matt’s house for a Barbecue and tea. Tea lol. I can get used to this tea. It's the cheapest daily social event there is On the other hand, I just stocked up on my Foster’s beer for the weekend. Ready to kick back and relax. I just got finished splitting all my wood for the weekend. It is so nice to just kick back next to a fire with a ...