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The Hidden Gems of UK National Parks

Posted by on August 18, 2009
If the coverage of the recent National Park week has inspired you to take a trip out into the countryside to find out what makes these places just so special, you may be wondering where to start. Below are a few suggestions of what to see in our Northern National Parks. Northumberland National Park Most famous as the home of Hadrian’s Wall,...
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The Lake District is rightly regarded as one of the most beautiful areas in the whole of Great Britain so it’s no wonder that many people are choosing to take their summer holidays there this year. There is one problem with taking a break in the Lake District however, there is just so much to see and do that you will never be able to fit...
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5 Great Lake District Attractions

Posted by on October 14, 2008
1) Aquarium of the lakes. Here you will be able to learn all the secret and mysteries of the British lakes at the biggest fresh water aquarium in Britain. You can also marvel at the wildlife who make lakes there home such as pikes and even sharks! There are also plenty of mammals to like otters, voles, field mice and brown rats. A highlight of the...
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After returning recently from a great weekend away in the lake district I thought I’d discuss what I got up too and add a few reasons why you should come to the lakes as soon as possible! Hire a Boat –In the Lake District there are plenty of boats available to hire. Whether you are looking for a motor boat, rowing boat or a sail boat travelling...
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