Encompassing England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Island, the United Kingdom has a long and interesting history, several famous cities and some truly beautiful countryside. Each of the countries in the UK has its own unique identify and all are well worth visiting.
A trip to the United Kingdom is steeped in history and culture from ancient Celtic sites to Roman ruins and the famous Stonehenge. With many large, cosmopolitan cities to explore, as well as small, charming villages and enchanting landscapes, there's a huge amount of diversity and fascinating experiences to enjoy in the United Kingdom.
Having travelled to over 80 countries, we chose the Lakes to call home because of its wild beauty and charming landscapes. In this guide to the Lake District, we share some of the best spots to visit - places that not everyone knows about and some that are simply must-sees.