Orange Tree Hotel
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... and where it should be kept. Since her death in 1946 the house has been kept the untouched. The house is full of original paintings Beatrix Potter has painted of the surrounding area. There is also a number of original sketches of rabbits and other animals from her books. Unfortunately we weren't allowed to take any photos inside the house. We then went for a drive ...
... is also well known for being Mr Darcy's house in the Keira Knightly version of Pride and Prejudice. Once we entered the grounds there was a hold up on the road with the sheep crossing to the next paddock. We also saw some deer on the drive in. We wondered through the house looking at the artwork and a number of rooms including the main ...
... and canals, and drove up hills and rocky areas. Along the way was an old 737 aircraft that was just in some field, which was interesting to me. I know when I look back on my study abroad journey, this will be one of the adventures that comes to mind first!
What did I eat??
Kendal Artisan Cafe- I was without a doubt the youngest person in this restaurant! Ordered artisan ...
From Lancashire I went on to the second Rotary Rally, this time in the middle of nowhere, half way between Kendal and Windermere village. To get to the site, which was in a clearing in the woods, I had to drive down a long lane through woodland. Very pretty but rather remote and it was to prove a pain when I had to walk all the way back down the lane every time I wanted to catch a bus. It is lovely to be able to use my bus pass again but I fear ...
... Scottish Show with Dinner at Historic Prestonfield. It was better than the Irish dinner show. Worth it even if crowded especially with unlimited beer or wine. Main course of salmon or beef, appetizer and dessert. (Char tried one bite of the optional haggis course but had to secretly spit it into her napkin.) Many imbibed a bit much including a bunch of young Aussie women who took home the half empty wine bottles in their large ...