Located in the peaceful Lyth Valley, Punch Bowl Inn doubles as the local post office, but it’s probably more popular for its food and fine real ales, though.
The Daffodil Hotel & Spa is a luxurious exception to the norm in Grasmere, one of the Lake District’s smallest villages.
If you had to drive 3,000 km in the UK for 10 days, what car would you take?
Inspired by the gloomy and dramatic scene in Skyfall, where 007 stood beside his Aston Martin DB5, I searched for some of the most scenic driving roads the UK had to offer. I wasn’t disappointed.
After an extremely exhausting day out hiking in the Lake District, we drove from the last stop of our itinerary at Watendlath Tarn to Dodd’s Restaurant for dinner.… Read more “A little feast at Dodd’s”
For a lifelong urban dweller, a couple of days in the Lake District can be a welcome retreat from an unrelenting city life. It’s an area of boundless natural… Read more “Two days in the Lake District”