Skip to Content

Weekend

Mid-Week Break at South Lakeland Leisure Park

This November, we took a mid-week break in South Lakeland Leisure Village. The “village” is located between the A6 and M6, just a couple of miles north of Carnforth (Lancashire), close to the south Lakes. Access from the M6 is convenient and especially easy when approaching from the south. The location South Lakeland Leisure Village …

Read More about Mid-Week Break at South Lakeland Leisure Park

Dovestone Holiday Park | Lodges, Glamping, Pods in the Peak District

Sometimes you fancy a weekend away, somewhere to completely get away from it all, but without having to spend hours travelling.  We recently found such a place.  Less than 13 miles from the centre of Manchester, bordering the Peak District National Park.  Dovestone Holiday Park is just over an hour from our home in York, …

Read More about Dovestone Holiday Park | Lodges, Glamping, Pods in the Peak District

10 Things to do with Kids near Uldale, North Lakes, Lake District

The North Lakes is a great place to rent a holiday cottage. It’s quieter than the South Lakes and the many villages with great local pubs makes it a perfect spot for a relaxing holiday without too many people around. So if you are in the North Lakes then here are 10 Things to do …

Read More about 10 Things to do with Kids near Uldale, North Lakes, Lake District

Fabulously Appointed Large Cottage in the Lakes

This weekend I was lucky enough to be invited to spend a weekend in a beautifully appointed large cottage in the Lakes (6 bedroomed in fact) with some friends.  The property The Old Joiners Shop can be rented out through Sykes Cottages and I have to say is absolutely excellent value for money.  If you …

Read More about Fabulously Appointed Large Cottage in the Lakes