Happy New Year everyone! Hopefully by now the ordeals of the Christmas Work-Do’s and the New Year’s parties have worn off and now the 2020 resolutions are in full swing.
Going to the Lake District and surrounds is an adventure on many people’s bucket lists – and often something, like any good holiday, that needs a fair bit of planning. When you take into account accessibility considerations too, it means that getting the balance right for a perfect holiday can be a little tricky.
Those familiar with Ullswater may be aware of a lovely stroll called the Ullswater Way. Although the full 20 miles is something I would always recommend to put on the bucket list and a must for any avid walker who is able, the walk can be divided into smaller legs with the help of the Ullswater ‘Steamers’. The boats stop at four piers (Glenridding, Pooley Bridge, Howtown, and Aira Force) allowing for walkers (and their dogs!) to see more of the lake without all the leg work.
We’ve all seen it, the luxurious pod in a luscious field of green freshly cut grass, a roaring fire, sizzling BBQs, and a group of friends and family having the time of their life. Glamping has multiple depictions due to the wide variety of options now available to the holiday maker, but is it really for you? We thought we’d put everything in one place and make deciding whether Glamping is the right choice for you as easy as we can by giving a Glamping masterclass, showing what we’ve got, and what it’s like
The Safari Tents at Hill of Oaks are fantastic – but did we think they were a Roar, or a Snore? Well the nights sleep was full of snoring, but they are far from a boring place to stay!
We stayed at Tewitfield Marina – a purpose built hamlet just off the M6 in Lancashire to see what we could do in the local area that was dog-friendly and relax along the way.
Glamping has been growing in popularity over the past few years, and in 2019 it is more popular than ever. For those who recoil at the thought of camping, yet still yearn to feel the wind in their hair, then glamping is your ideal solution.