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Stories and Tips Keswick

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Sophie's Story

Written by Slaney on 19 Nov, 2003

My name is Sophie and I am an 11-year-old Springer Spaniel and this is the story of my holiday.,P> It is the first time I have been to the beach for any length of time, and I loved it, although all the walks were a little…Read More

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Keswick on Derwentwater

Written by Slaney on 15 Nov, 2003

Keswick is a pretty, small town set on the edge of Derwentwater, overlooked by Mt Skiddaw. When we used to visit, there were a lot of souvenir shops, which have now been replaced by hiking-supply shops. There are also upmarket shops selling glass,…Read More

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Keswick, England

Written by Julie Hood on 02 Aug, 2000

Keswick, a major town of the northern lakes, is located at the top of Lake Derwenter shadowed by the peaks of Skiddow and Blencathra. Great authors such as Coleridge and Southey dwelt here when creating their works. William Wordsworth was a constant visitor and reminders…Read More

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Keswick Is a Beautiful Town in the Lake District

Written by NiceGinna on 03 Apr, 2009

Keswick (pronouced Kessick) is a lovely town, with a mostly pedestrianized downtown. We walked to the distant lakefront of Derwent Water - not sure why they built the town so far from the shore - through the beautiful gardens left to the town by…Read More

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