Festive Christmas in the Lake District 2023 – What’s On?

Christmas in the Lake District 2023 – Looking for Christmas events in the Lake District/Cumbria?  Looking to visit Santa, or a Christmas market in the Lake District?  See our list of fantastic Christmas events in the Lake District with kids.  Also have a look at our list of suggestions for great family hotels in the … Read more

Ullswater ‘Steamers’ in The Lake District

We love to travel and there are some amazing Lake District adventures to be had.  How about learning how to train a sheepdog for example?  Or sailing on one of the magnificent lakes?  The views from the Ullswater ‘Steamers’ boats are stunning. We boarded our boat at Pooley Bridge, after a full English breakfast at … Read more

Lowther Castle – Finding the Fairytale Lost Castle in The Lake District

Lowther Castle was a real high point of our trip to the Lake District. The castle itself is derelict but still beautiful with lots of nooks and crannies for the children to explore. [singlepic id=1472 w= h= float=center] You can take some really gorgeous photos of the children here!  (And even ones with them poking … Read more