I Love the Lake District

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 48 People

    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

    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

    Silence

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

    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

    Lake Didtrict

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

    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

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