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I Love the Lake District

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    Childhood memories of going walking

    and camping, my dad would take me and my brother and my mum would have a few days peace! We would meet up with friends, walk on the fells all day, camp out, and generally have a great time. Then when I was older, staying with the same friends in a massive farmhouse near Keswick...
    00flyaway 00flyaway 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 3

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    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

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    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 22-25 Jan 14

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    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

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    Lake Didtrict

    Has anyone ever made love in the open air in the Lake District?
    bill3738 bill3738 13-15 1 Response Oct 6, 2010

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    Silence

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

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    tomorrow, im going to the peak district with my bike and 2 friends for a bike ride, we will be riding along secluded routes and hopefully it will be quiet cos if it is PANTS OFF...
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    I like the music of Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, but I have never been to a ballet or a symphony before. I think it would be interesting to see "Swan Lake" since I like the music so...
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    Today I hiked to a place near by (sometimes I forget I live within a mile of some of the best hiking in the world) and discovered some holes in the granite rock that Native...
    colorstone colorstone 31-35, M Oct 10

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    Mornings here in autumn are wet. The air is heavy with dew and melting frost, chilling the already chilly air by a few more degrees.It makes getting out of bed... challenging :)But...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    Not just any cabin, I want a place like the glasshouse in Sotheby's Auction. Relocated near a lake surrounded by trees. The peace you can get is so worth it. And the best thing...
    kyrielee kyrielee 22-25, M Oct 6

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    This will always be the Lakers home...Lakers hang championship banners ...and clipper hang oversized selfies!!!
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    During a trip east to take my daughter on a couple college visits we stopped by Lake Erie to take some pictures. As I thought about the great lakes region this song popped into my...
    ToyManx ToyManx 46-50, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    PART 2 The story left off with it being just the two of us. The two freshmen were gone and we were just walking through the school until we reached the exit door of the school, as...
    purpleemandem purpleemandem 13-15, F 4 Responses Oct 2

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    I am terrified of the lake of fire where souls burn for all eternity and the worms eat them from the inside out. It's hot in there and more hot than you can imagine. That we were...
    SorrowofHeart SorrowofHeart 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    This is a bit sad but I acquired several years back a lovely Maine Coon that some one had just left in this district. He was boisterous but fun, had masses of fur between the paws...
    Joanne0chan Joanne0chan 31-35 1 Response a week ago

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    In order to go on hen-looking at holidays during the Seychelles, then you need to know the nesting year to the sooty terns, fairy terns, the popular noddies plus the booby terns in...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    I work in the financial district in San Francisco, I remember how nice it felt one day as I left work...it was pouring
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    I work in the financial district in San Francisco, that's the Embarcadero area...I remember one day I got off work, it was late afternoon.. It was dark & pouring. I don't carry an...
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    I'm going to start this off by saying - I'm not sure if I'm in love, but I don't what else to think with the thoughts I hold in my mind or the feelings I hold in my heart. I know...
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    I'm going to start this off by saying - I'm not sure if I'm in love, but I don't what else to think with the thoughts I hold in my mind or the feelings I hold in my heart. I know...
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    "C'est la Vie" - Emerson, Lake & Palmer C'est la vie; have your leaves all turned to brown? Will you scatter them around you? C'est la vie. Do you love, and then how am I to know...
    MrTimothyMcNeil MrTimothyMcNeil 18-21, M Oct 5

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    More Breathtaking ImageryI took this while driving to pick up my daughter from daycare.This one is from an early morning walk around a lake nearby.  I love the shadows and the...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 5 Responses Sep 28

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    Eventually I would like to own my own house on a beach somewhere. Growing up I spent a lot of time near lakes or rivers tubing, swimming, or fishing. I grew up with a swimming pool...
    Edanamarie Edanamarie 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    It is my favorite! I don't care if it's the ocean, rivers,lakes,pools. I love water. Swimming is the most fun and relaxing activity I know. I've been swimming since I was 1 and am...
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    The first time i tried it i was 14 my boyfriend dared me to do it and even though i was scared i took them all off and jumped in. The lake belonged to a man that he worked for...
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    I just want to rent a cottage out by the lake, wake up early in the morning and do yoga while the sun rises.. Is this too much to ask?!! I just need some time alone by myself to...
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    Tomorrow is their birthday. Yes, they both have a birthday on the same day. 11 yrs. apart. I got something for my mom. It was a micro-fleece plush blanket I got off of the Lakeside...
    RJVaughn91 RJVaughn91 22-25 Sep 27

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    I went to a bonfire last night at my Mom's boyfriends. He lives up in the woods. It was so peaceful. Up on the hill where he lives we were watching the lake and the fire. What is...
    HONAW HONAW 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    Customers who are extremely proficient concerning this spot and respond to travellers’ inquiries often.Italy is known throughout the world as a location the place high...
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    Time by the lake............
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    Lucky Man - Emerson, Lake And Palmer
    leonthecineast leonthecineast 18-21 1 Response Oct 13

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