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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 ...
I am sitting at our Mary Mount Hotel's French doors bathed in sunshine. We have had a wonderful day, English breakfast, drive to the west coast to see the most uninspiring town of Maryport and the grey churning Atlantic beyond and then a few hours in Cockermouth where we explored William Wentworth's childhood home. But the one thing I will always remember about today is the ever changing sky. One minute it threatens rain, then before there is time to ...
... Our loop trail starts at our apartment, heads out of town, through the woods and some charming fields with killer views of the mountains and Derwentwater then to Castlerigg Stone Circle. This stone circle is 4500 years old and sits in the middle of a field with views down to the farms surrounding it. You can walk right up to the stones which are up to 7 feet high. At one end is a rectangle of ...
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!!
... time) which was so good! Like beef stew inside this dense yet flakey pastry. Yum! I also tried their ice cream, which is award winning. Since I was lakeside, I tried the Lakeside Gingerbread - had pieces of ginger and of course gingerbread in it. Yummy, but I've yet to find anything to beat Kawartha Dairies (well maybe the hokey pokey in NZ)! Next up was archery in the Lakeside District. Katniss Everdeen I am not, and have wicked bruises to prove it. How the ...
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Other places to stay in Ambleside
Langdale Estate, Great Langdale, Ambleside | 3 star hotelfrom $215
Lake Road, Ambleside | 3 star hotelfrom $198
- Excellent again
- Wonderful weekend
- Home from home
Waterhead Bay, Ambleside | 3 star hotelfrom $191
Lake Road , Ambleside | 4 star hotelfrom $253
- Good Boutique hotel
- Fantastic Hotel in Glorious setting
- Wouldn't stay here again - I could have died!!!
Great Langdale, Ambleside | 2 star hotelfrom $149
Lake Road, Ambleside | Hotelfrom $134
Great Langdale, Ambleside | Hotelfrom $163
Market Place, Ambleside | Hotelfrom $123
Rothay Bridge, Ambleside | 3 star hotelfrom $233