Days Out

31 Free Things to do in the Lake District

When you’re planning activities with children, budget is often a big consideration. It’s helpful to have a few ideas of ...
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Grange over Sands Promenade

The promenade at Grange over Sands is always popular with families, and with good reason. Here’s why we love it. ...
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Derwent Pencil Museum: A Review

Yes, a museum about pencils can be more fun than you’d expect! Here’s what we thought of Derwent Pencil Museum. ...
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Mirehouse and Gardens

Three miles north of Keswick on the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake, Mirehouse and Gardens is an absolute gem of a ...
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Things to do in Keswick in the rain

While most people think of the great outdoors when they think of Keswick, sometimes the Lake District rain means a ...
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Miller Ground Windermere

How to make the most of your time at Miller Ground in Windermere. Where is Miller Ground? Miller Ground is ...
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12 Things to do in Bowness on Windermere

Bowness on Windermere is one of the most popular places to visit for a reason. Whether you live locally or ...
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Lakeland Motor Museum

A rainy day in the Lake District called for a visit to Lakeland Motor Museum. Here’s what we thought of ...
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Low Sizergh Barn

One of our old favourites, the farm trail at Low Sizergh Barn is great for kids. Here’s everything you need ...
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Allan Bank

We love Allan Bank! As a family, we have been visiting Allan Bank since our children were tiny, and we ...
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