The Rough Guide to the Lake District

The Rough Guide to the Lake District

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Penguin Putnam
The Rough Guide to the Lake District is the best all-purpose guide to the English Lake District, beautifully illustrated with colour photos and full-colour maps.Comprehensive, lively reviews outline the finest places to stay and eat for every budget, all fully revised for this seventh edition by our Lakes expert. Whether you're looking for a walker's hostel or boutique hotel, simple café or swanky gastropub, farmhouse B&B or country-house hotel, The Rough Guide to the Lake District has the lowdown on all the best deals. The guide includes detailed information on the best way to get around by public transport, plus special features on the great outdoors focussing on local walks, classic hikes, mountain climbs, lake cruises and family adventures.The "Things Not to Miss" section pinpoints some of the absolute must-sees, while author picks throughout The Rough Guide to the Lake District highlight personal favourites and special places that are less well known.Whether you're on a walking holiday or family break, you can discover all the facts you need - from full opening times and admission prices to festival dates and walking routes, plus history, culture, nature, and wildlife of the English lakes to help you make the most of your time in the Lake District.

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Foreign visitors to Lake District topped 10 million for the first time in 2015 (Source:,In 2015 the UK ranked eighth in the UNWTO international tourist arrivals (Source:,70% of UK adults have been on, or are planning, a staycation and are spending an average of 6% more per holiday than a year ago (Barclays Business Survey 2016),Rough Guides was the No. 3 travel publisher in 2015, worth £2.8 million (Nielsen Bookscan)

Publisher: London :, Rough Guides,, 2017
Edition: 7th edition, 2017
Copyright Date: ©2000-
ISBN: 9780241256114
Branch Call Number: 914.278 ROU 2017
Characteristics: 1 volume :,illustrations (some colour), maps ;,20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Brown, Jules
Rough Guides (Firm)


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