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A county in England

About the county of Cumbria

Cumbria, Englands second largest County can be found in the North-Western part of England. One of its many outstanding attractions is the ever popular and positively breathtaking 'Lake District' the land of crystal clear blue lakes, endless picturesque mountains, including Englands highest mountain, 'Scafell Pike' an impressive 978 metres high. For a truly exhilarating experience why not explore the Lake District from one of the warm and welcoming Hotels situated within the secluded lush green valleys.

Recommended towns & villages to visit in Cumbria

Bassenthwaite Autumn Sunset, Cumbria

Bassenthwaite (39 Pictures)

This is the most northerly of all the lakes, it resembles beaten silver nestling between the sun dappled heights of soaring fells and mountains. Almost at its shores are Barf,.....

Grange-Over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands (7 Pictures)

The town is backed by beautiful woodland and overlooks the vast expanse of Morecombe Bay...

Ravenglass sunset

Ravenglass (39 Pictures)

Special for being the only coastal village within the Lake District National Park, Ravenglass lies where three important rivers converge into the sea...

St Bees Head

St Bees (26 Pictures)

St.Bees, the most westerly coastal village on the wild cumbrian coast, is a vision of loveliness...

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Castlerigg Stone Circle

Castlerigg Stone Circle (38 Pictures)

The best time to view Castlerigg Stone Circle is that eyrie time when night is just giving way to dawn. It is then, with a.....

Crummock Water, The Lake District, Cumbria.

Crummock Water (37 Pictures)

The romantic setting between high fells gives Crummock Water its character. It is somewhat overshadowed by other better known.....

Jetty at Bowness on Windermere

Lake Windermere (147 Pictures)

This is the Lake District National Park's most dazzling resort as well as being England's largest natural lake. It is surrounded.....

A picture of Whinlatter Forest Park

Whinlatter Forest Park (7 Pictures)

If you happen to visit Keswick in Cumbria do not miss out on Whinlatter Forest Park, for this superb gift of nature is a real.....

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