It seems that the Lakes is the destination of choice even for Hollywood A-listers. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are rumoured to be taking a family holiday on the shores of Lake Windemere. Read more here.
A few other Lake District links to peruse:
GoOutdoors.com reccomends taking a walk in the less frequented Little Langdale valley, which is conveniently walking distance from Colwith. Details here. GoOutdoors also recommends taking a guided stroll along the less touristy and more tranquil southern stretch of Lake Windemere. The walk takes place on the 18th September and is lead by Lake District National Park rangers. More details here.
The Guardian have published a great little article about the best pubs to visit in the Lakes based on recommendations by readers who know exactly what a good Lake District pub needs. More here.
If you’re in the area this Autumn, Lancashire Life has some great ideas for things to do with the family in Bowness and Windemere. Read the article here.
If you’re in the Lakes over the next couple of weeks, keep your eyes peeled for the Jolie-Pitts on the banks of Lake Windemere!