The Lakes is an absolute gem. So many tourists go to London and so see England. Thankfully they don’t all jump on coaches and go to Hawkshead. Presume you bought some of the gingerbread? Epic stuff
The Rockies are fantastic, the Alps are magnificent but the Lakes are just astounding. Every February I get a need to smell coal fires and drink real ale in a Lakes pub. Used to be fun doing that when we could
As for me (I’ll spare the pics), knocked off 40+ states of the US over the years on epic road trips. Disneyland to Disneyworld via North Dakota was fun.
Had lunch at the Bethlehem bar and bistro when we were students, that was different. A time before (or just after) serious war and trouble.
I’ve only ever known Mrs K to be silent once. Banff to Jasper. Wow. Wasted on the Canadians though