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The Lake District, and Bowness on Windermere especially, is a great place to be romantic. The rolling hills, large lakes and quiet spaces are a great place for couples of all ages to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and spend time together. Whether you are local or just visiting for a few days they are few better places for romance than Windermere.

The combination of beautiful scenery, availability of water sports equipment to rent and fantastic restaurants to enjoy afterwards makes Windermere one of the best places to try water sports in the world! Actually the largest, and arguably the best lake in England, Windermere is a great place to try water sports for the first time and learn something new or develop water skills you already have. With a huge range of options available for you to get out on the water, Windermere is a vibrant and exciting lake used by many people each year.

Variety is the spice of life, and this is even more true when it comes to keeping your family fed and happy while on holiday in the Lake District. With so much local produce, amazing restaurants and interesting food available we have made a few suggestions on how to get the most out of your foodie time in Windermere.

Brunch really is one of the best meals of the day, especially at weekend or if you are on holiday. The Urban Food House in Bowness on Windermere serves great options for Brunch from 10am-2pm every day. Choose from a Full English Breakfast, Smashed Avocado on Toast or a delicious smoothie bowl. Whether you need brunch to set you up for a day of adventure in the Lake District Fells or simply stop for a lazy brunch before doing some sightseeing the Urban Food House is the place to be.