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Last week there was snow on the mountains and the views from the house were fantastic. Also had some brilliant sunsets here as well.
We will be adding lots of pictures of our adventure and sharing some of the highlights. Just need to get packing now! ...
... has booked & because it was through a 3rd party the tour went ahead. My guide called it the VIP tour haha. He was fantastic and we had a great day exploring. On our way back we stopped at this famous little bakery that sells gingerbread only. It was delicious!
The rest of my time I wandered about, sat in the hostel cafe and watched the lake. Ah the serenity.
I would love to return in the summer and go hiking as the locals ...
... in the relentless conditions for a while, until we lost our path! Unable to see more than about 20 metres the nav was rather tricky, and by now the wind was so severe that I was literally blown off my feet. The driving rain did not help.
So regrettably, we were forced to retreat. At least we had our lovely little cottage in Ambleside to warm up and dry out in!
... BUT-- it is one and a half times bigger! It's located one hour from Tokyo--6,000 miles from Hill Top!
*Click link for more information about the National Trust, a wonderful UK invention: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_T rust_for_Places_of_Historic_Interest_or _Natural_Beauty
Most people tour the Lake District by car because public ...
... Towering trees hanging over the lake and the grasses, a canoe parked near the edge, and mountains lining the background. After taking in the view, we headed back to the meeting place, talking to the sheep in the valley on the way. I definitely didn't want to leave. I felt inspired by the nature all around me and the laid-back lifestyle of those in the town. I've never seen such a quaint village in my life and I hope that's not the last I'll get to ...
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