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An Enlightened Visit

May 5th 2014: On our weekend stay near Coniston (see here) I really wasn’t expecting to visit a Bhuddist Temple. So, imagine my surprise when SWMBO spotted the brochure for the Kadampa Meditation Centre in Conishead.  Words to describe: interesting, stunning, unusual, surprising and more.  I trust they will forgive me for pinching their aerial shot […]

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Coniston Hall Campsite

3rd May 2014 Didn’t stay here but walked through it to Coniston Water from the Park Coppice Caravan Club site . Chalk and cheese and sublime to the ridiculous come to mind (see earlier post) as you move from the regimented park to the peg and no ball games CC site to the ‘find somewhere to […]

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Love It!

Park Coppice CC Site

May 3rd to 5th. Well organised site set in 63 acres of National Trust woodland and about a quarter of a mile from Coniston Water. Everything you expect from a CC site. Pitches have been arranged into cul de sacs of perhaps 5 to 10 vehicles at a time. Dogs have to be kept on […]

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