Visit Lake District

Visit Lake District – Where to Stay, Attractions and Events The Lake District, a popular holiday destination, it is famous for its lakes, forests and mountains, and its associations with William Wordsworth and other Lake Poets and also with Beatrix Potter and John Ruskin. Also known as the Lakes or Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England. The National Park was established in 1951 and covers an […]

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Vendée

Travel to Vendée, France

There’s scarcely a square inch of France that hasn’t been fought over, but the Vendée – in the west – has a particularly heroic past. It doesn’t appear that way initially. A long Atlantic littoral cedes to woods and undulating farmland untroubled by mountains or great rivers. No drama, then. Not now. But 225 years […]

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