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Top Things to Do in the Lake District in Winter

There’s nothing quite like a Lake District winter - there’s the snow-capped hills, the lakes tinged with ice, and plenty of countryside pubs and restaurants to duck into when your toes get cold. The Lake District is traditionally busy during the summer months, with visitors camping or staying in caravan parks around the area - but during the winter, the national park comes into its own.

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Glamping in the Lake District

Glamping has grown in prominence over the last five years, and is now one of the most popular ways to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life… while still retaining hot showers, flushing toilets and home-cooked food! The Lake District is one of the foremost glamping destinations in the UK – let’s take a look at some of the options open to happy ‘glampers’. What exactly is glamping?
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Why Staycations Are The New Vacations

If you’ve never heard of the term ‘staycation’, allow us to introduce you. A staycation is a holiday which is every bit as exciting as a vacation – except you don’t actually leave the country. Instead, you use your staycation to explore some of the most beautiful areas of your homeland – the Lake District, the Peak District and the Cotswolds are all popular staycation destinations.

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Top 5 Attractions in the Lake District

Everyone has their own idea of how they’d like to spend their time in the Lake District. Some want an action-packed trip, with hiking, watersports and other adrenaline-pumping activities. Others would prefer to wander the region’s quaint villages, taking in the charming area before retiring their spa hotel to learn the meaning of true relaxation.
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The Lake District Pursues UNESCO World Heritage Site Status

If you’ve ever seen the inspirational landscape of the Lake District for yourself, you’ll know that the region (all 912 square miles of it) is truly worth celebrating and preserving. Millions of people visit Cumbria or embark on Lake District holidays ever year, and it’s of national importance and interest that we keep the rolling hills and quaint villages of the area in prime condition.

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