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The Beech Tree By The Lake

The beech tree stood alone,

As a sapling it had made a home

On the rim of the lake.

It stooped low brushing reeds.

Ahead of its stooping branches… 181 more words


Wordsworth Cottage, Patterdale, Ullswater, 4 Star Gold Award.


Wordsworth Cottage accommodates a maximum of 6 people and infant in cot.

Late availability **OFFERS**:- Tariff inclusive of bedding, all fuel for heating and hot water. 149 more words

Lake District

scotland & ireland

Two years ago, I started leading adult travelers on educational tours with #ACIS. We started with a trip to Italy that was one of the best experiences I have ever had traveling!  1,771 more words

Of Daffodils and Leeks.

What better way to brighten up this mid February evening, with a hint of sleet in the air, than to see Daffodils coming into flower!  And the sight of the first daffodil always brings to mind that best-loved poem of William Wordsworth : 330 more words

In Wordsworth’s Footsteps

A planned trip to Ireland was postponed last week meaning that I had two weeks which would mainly be stuck in the office. I was starting to feel stir crazy so on Wednesday I decided to get out. 453 more words


Day 10 華滋華斯的湖區




入住Southview Guest House,一晚56鎊。民宿主人很有禮貌,但總覺得沒有真正的溫暖。今天早上看到有一個家庭在問男主人附近有什麼景點,他非常有禮貌而客氣地回答請到附近的遊客中心去詢問。這和我在約克住的民宿主人的熱忱相去太遠。


結果出來是這樣。 51 more words


A Lake District Corpse Road - A Day of Inversions

In my last blog I mentioned that we had walked part of the Corpse Road or coffin trail running from Ambleside to Grasmere.

Yesterday, we walked a variation treading in the steps of the route taken by people bringing the dead for burial from Elterwater to Grasmere. 401 more words