I Love the Lake District

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 47 People

    Only live around 40 mins drive away

    and so we're there often. Windermere is pretty (and the tame Swans and geese on the lake are a sight to see!) and although there's more to do and see, it is busier and more commercialised. I prefer Keswick in the north as it's quainter. I believe that the south Lakes are more...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    Jun 20, 2015

    Silence

    I love the solitude, the quietness and the visual wonderment.
    hammy1815 hammy1815
    46-50
    Jun 3, 2008

    Open Spaces

    I've been to the Lakes a few times, it's the closest to wilderness there is in England, everywhere is becoming more and more manicured and tidied up, Great Gable is a personal favourite, walking the Lake District makes me feel alive, whether it be wet, cold, sunny or warm, a...
    AtomicWater AtomicWater
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 6, 2010

    Discovering the Lake District has made

    everything in my life better. I didn't really understand what people meant by a 'happy place' until I was there, all the trees, the mountains - the birds - the cleanness of the air. When I'm in the Lake District I feel everything more keenly. Even music sounds better. I get...
    garnet612 garnet612
    26-30
    Jan 14, 2014

    I live in the western Lake District some of the

    lesser known smaller towns and villages are great :)
    imgettingthinner imgettingthinner
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2014

    Lake Didtrict

    Has anyone ever made love in the open air in the Lake District?
    bill3738 bill3738
    13-15
    Oct 6, 2010
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