Northern England Mystery Writers Trip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



THE LAKE DISTRICT, NORTHUMBRIA, AND YORK:
CULTURE, HISTORY, AND CRIME WRITERS
July 17-31, 2017

Itinerary

The tentative itinerary includes the following:

  • a tour of the Lake District including Grasmere, Keswick, Ambleside, Wasdale, Hawkshead, and Near Sawry;
  • Castlerigg Stone Circle;
  • Dalemain Mansion;
  • a private tour of Muncaster Castle;
  • a ride on “La’al Ratty” steam railway;
  • Lancaster Castle;
  • Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top;
  • a tour of literary Northwest Lakeland, including the historic home Mirehouse;
  • visits to Brantwood (Ruskin’s home) and the Ruskin Museum;
  • a ride on the Steam Yacht Gondola;
  • Hadrian’s Wall;
  • Vindolanda;
  • A Roman fort;
  • Northumberland National Park;
  • Alnwick Castle;
  • Lindisfarne (Holy Island);
  • the Durham World Heritage Site, Durham Cathedral;
  • tour of York including York Minster.
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