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Braithwaite Fold Camping and Caravanning Club Site – Lake District Camp Site

We spent May bank holiday weekend in our motorhome in Windermere, at Braithwaite Fold Camping and Caravanning Club site.  The site itself is not particularly exceptional.  It’s just off the main road heading into Bowness, it’s fairly small and feels quite crowded, and there are no views of Windermere from the site.  There is no …

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7 Places to Visit during a Family Holiday to the Lake District

Over the Easter Holiday, we were invited to work with Cumbria Tourism to explore all that the Lake District has to offer for a family holiday. In this post we have reviewed 7 Places to Visit during a Family Holiday to the Lake District. We stayed in a lovely cosy apartment, booked ourselves through Home …

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Windermere Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review

Over the Easter holidays, we took Donald Trump (our motorhome) for a few days’ break to the Windermere Camping and Caravanning Club Site, with our three children (aged,7, 10 and 11) and our dog. We were joined by the cousins from Scotland, who spent a couple of days in a camping pod and a couple of days …

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9 Things to do with Children in the Lake District

Are you looking for things to do in the lake district with children? We are going to be on holiday there this half term and I know from experience that it is a popular destination for families in October. I thought I’d put together a list of all the events that I have found are going on …

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Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, Lake District

On what was due to be a rainy day in the Summer Holidays we decided to spend the morning at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum near Keswick in the Lake District. To be honest I wasn’t expecting very much from Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, but my Mother in Law assured me that the girls would …

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Log Cabins in the Lake District | Neaum Crag, Skelwith Bridge

A Trip to the Lake District to Neaum Crag – Searching for a Monster Cave and a Real-Life Money Tree! As a busy family of four we jumped at the chance of disappearing to the mountains for a few days of nothing but walks, picnics and mountain adventures. And where better to stay but in …

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Christmas Tea Party with Peter Rabbit, Lake District

We have previously published reviews of the fabulous Beatrix Potter tea parties. Two of our guest reviewers have said how wonderful they are, and you can read their reviews here Tea with Beatrix Potter  and The World of Beatrix Potter So when we heard about their Christmas Tea Party we had to share it with …

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Tea Parties with Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter in the Lake District

  I love Beatrix Potter and Peter Rabbit – and I love the Lake District, so when I saw that The World of Beatrix Potter offer Tea Parties with Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter, I jumped at the chance and booked it. We took Eva to Beatrix Potter World when she was tiny, she was enthralled by …

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Peter Rabbit at The World of Beatrix Potter, Lake District

On a recent family holiday to the Lake District we had it in our mind to visit an attraction related to the wonderful work of Miss Potter. If you like me were brought up with the stories of fluffy bunnies, sly foxes, and puddle ducks, you will enjoy seeing Peter Rabbit at The World of Beatrix …

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