I have driven past here thousands of times over the years and finally visited. Rydal Mount was the last home of William Wordsworth before he died. A lot more luxurious and spacious compared to his first home of Dove Cottage. It is where he wrote one of his most famous poems “Daffodils”.
This is another place which I have visited hundreds of times over the years with work but never ventured into as visitor. It is a very impressive house. The first part of the house dates back to the 1350’s and was added to over the years mainly in the Elizabethan times. This is evident with … More Levens Hall
I was very lucky to stay here back in October 2015. I had always been intrigued to what the most photographed boathouse in the lakes looked like inside. I was completely blown away by its beautiful interior and of course that view. https://adventuresofcumbrianblondie.co.uk/2015/10/20/staycation/
| had not been to Rannerdale Knotts for 3 years to see the Bluebells. Time marches on, I guess because there are so many Bluebell woods dotted around the south lakes, I didn’t feel the need to go. It was such a beautiful evening that decided to go up after work and make the most … More Rannerdale Bluebells