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Inside Background
The area surrounding Windermere has inspired some of the most famous poets and...
Last edited: 19 July 2006
The Tourist Information Centre at Windermere, located on Victoria Street, is...
Last edited: 17 February 2015
Windermere is set in the Lake District, which is one of the rainiest areas in...
Last edited: 10 January 2012
Inside Transportation
By air: Fly into Manchester Airport. From there, use the airport rail station...
Last edited: 05 October 2011
Public transport in The lake District is very good.  You can use the regular...
Last edited: 09 January 2012
Inside Things to Do
A visit to this area would not be complete without a day at the Lake District...
Last edited: 04 July 2006
There is almost always something going on in the Lake District. The annual...
Last edited: 04 July 2006
The Windermere Steamboat Centre is home to the world’s best collection of...
Last edited: 04 July 2006
There isn’t a whole lot of nightlife right in Windermere, but you can grab an...
Last edited: 02 July 2012
The best shopping in Windermere can be found around Queen’s Square and Lake...
Last edited: 19 July 2006
Lake Windermere is the perfect spot for many watersports, and many companies...
Last edited: 18 July 2011
Just right out of Windermere railway station, there is a shop for the bike...
Last edited: 29 August 2013
Watermill at Ings, the watermill is a busy traditional pub with a difference...
Last edited: 24 September 2008
Inside Dining Scene
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Inside United Kingdom: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency of the United Kingdom is the Pound Sterling (£).  In...
Last edited: 04 September 2014
The United Kingdom is not part of the Schengen passport-free travel area which...
Last edited: 12 April 2015
The Emergency Numbers in the UK are 999 or 112. The operator will ask which...
Last edited: 14 April 2013
The first thing that visitors from outside the United Kingdom...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE, COASTGUARD, MOUNTAIN and CAVE RESCUE (emergency only...
Last edited: 04 January 2016
Tipping Context  Tipping is not always expected in the UK in the way it is in...
Last edited: 01 October 2015
From 6th November 2006 until further notice, strict rules regarding liquids...
Last edited: 24 May 2015
In all cases, for hiring a car you will need a valid credit card, preferably...
Last edited: 09 February 2016
For most foreign visitors the British drive on "the wrong side" of the road...
Last edited: 14 September 2015
If you Google for "eating out in Britain" you will find lots of tourism...
Last edited: 16 July 2012
Christmas is just 5 weeks away and it is the best time to travel amazing...
Last edited: 22 November 2013
Before you learn to drive or ride a new vehicle make sure you know about the...
Last edited: 14 September 2015
Motorway Service Areas are leased out to various operators, mostly companies...
Last edited: 06 October 2010
The UK postal service is known as Royal Mail. Royal Mail Group Ltd is the...
Last edited: 24 May 2015
Sleeper Trains link London with various Scottish cities and the South-West...
Last edited: 03 June 2015
So, you've planned to visit the UK, do a bit of driving while you're here and...
Last edited: 24 May 2015
For the Dutch: Tapping the side of the forehead in the UK means you are stupid...
Last edited: 24 May 2015
The United Kingdom's railway network is the oldest in the world, having existed...
Last edited: 11 June 2015
Great Britain invented the train with the first passenger service opening...
Last edited: 25 April 2015
Here are a few Apps for use with various SmartPhone and Tablet devices around...
Last edited: 26 August 2015
Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland, Thomas the Tank Engine, The Hobbit...
Last edited: 21 December 2015
Some people find that travelling without a car in the UK is simple.  All you...
Last edited: 24 May 2015
With nearly 200,000km of well-maintained footpaths, one of the best ways to see...
Last edited: 24 July 2012