Entry #2875, September 30, 2013
Autumn is finally here and it’s the best time to travel through Europe. Looking for an exciting fall travel destination? The English Lake District offers fun, sun, and excellent scenery, making it one of the best places to escape to during the otherwise cooler fall months.
From scenic walking opportunities to the great local towns, here are ten excellent reasons to embark on a fall travel getaway to the English Lake District.
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1. English Lake Distrcit travel is beautiful any time of year
Some destinations are nice in summer. Others are nice in winter. The Lake District is beautiful during any month of the year, with snow-covered hills in winter and warm, dry weather in the summertime.
2. It’s home to wonderful fall walks
There’s no better destination for passionate walkers than the Lake District. Scale the most challenging hills in England, or enjoy a short walk between the region’s lovely lakeside towns.
3. It’s an easy destination to access
Whether you’re traveling by rail, by road, or by air, it’s easy to travel to the Lake District from anywhere in the UK.
4. Autumm getaway with great accommodations
From holiday parks to charming boutique hotels, the Lake District is filled with great accommodation options. Choose a room – or an entire holiday home – to match your budget.
5. Affordable autumn travel in any season
Despite its massive popularity, the Lake District is a fairly affordable destination. Get far more for your money than you would in an A-list European destination in one of England’s finest natural wonderlands.
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6. It’s a hotspot for English history
There’s more to the Lake District than great scenery. Below the rolling hills you can find some of England’s most important historical sites, from ancient Roman forts to the homes of some of the UK’s most important artists.
7. It’s home to amazing scenery
One of the Lake District’s biggest claims to fame is its scenery, and it certainly isn’t a disappointment. The Lake District is a feast for the eyes from the hot summer days to the cooler fall months.
8. It’s full of great local restaurants
The Lake District is a great place to enjoy wonderful English food, as well as popular international cuisine. Dine in some of England’s best restaurants, or snack on tasty local treats like the Kendal mint cake.
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9. The English Lake District is a friendly destination
The Lake District is home to some of the friendliest locals in the UK. Make friends, meet new people, and have a wonderful time exploring one of England’s prettiest destinations with some of its friendliest people.
10. It’s England’s iconic holiday spot
When it comes to iconic English holiday spots, it’s tough to beat the Lake District. A favourite of holidayers for decades, this charming scenic area will never stop being an excellent place to spend your fall break.
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