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10 Foods Invented in the Peak District

The Peak District and the surrounding areas are places of incredible views, varied wildlife and interesting historical landmarks. But did you know they also have great traditional food? We’ve put together 10 of the best foods invented in the Peak District that you simply must try. Bakewell Pudding Originating from cook books as far back
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The Best Scenic Drives in the Peak District

Sometimes you just don’t fancy going for a walk. Maybe you’re too tired, or you have mobility issues, or perhaps the weather is dreary – but that doesn’t mean you can’t still see some amazing views! We’ve put together a few of the best scenic drives in the Peak District so that you can take
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Peak District Myths and Legends

Although today we see the Peak District as a beautiful and relaxing place to visit, this was not always the case. In fact, throughout history, the area of Derbyshire was known as the ‘Dark Peak’. The people of the time thought it to be too ‘wild and savage’ to venture into. Many were put off
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Dog Friendly Restaurants in the Peak District

If you decide to bring your pet to the Peak District, then you might be left wondering where to go for a tasty meal. We’ve got you covered. Here are our top picks for dog friendly restaurants, pubs and cafes in the Peak District to give you a few options. There are plenty more, but
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Best Summer Walks in the Peak District

In honor of National Parks Week, we have put together a list of the best summer walks in the Peak District. The Peak District is the UK’s oldest National Park, founded in 1951, and remains just as stunning as it was back then. With so much space to lose yourself in, there’s no better place
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Places to Eat in the Peak District

With mouth-watering, independent eateries and fresh, local produce, a trip to the Peak District is a must for foodies! There’s fantastic farmer markets, artisan cafes, local breweries and fine dining all within easy reach of our holiday cottages and caravan site. We’ve selected some of the finest places to eat in the Peak District to
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School Holiday Events and Activities

It’s July, and the summer break is just around the corner. You know what that means… The kids will be bored. However, we know how difficult it can be to plan a holiday that the whole family can enjoy, so we’ve put together a few ideas for fun, family activities around the Peak District. From
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The Best Festivals in the Peak District

With the warm weather and summer holidays on the horizon, festival season in the UK is well underway. Over recent years, the Peak District has become a popular setting for festivals of various types and sizes, so why not plan a trip here and experience one for yourself? We’ve rounded up some of the best
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Reasons to caravan

Whether you’re a family group, a solo traveller or a couple of friends, a caravan holiday has something for everyone. Brilliantly cost effective, caravanning opens up a world of possibilities where you can set your own rules and make lasting memories. Need more persuading? Check out our favourite reasons to caravan. 1. Take your home
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Half term events and activities in the Peak District

The last school holiday before the summer is just around the corner. With the weather picking up at this time of year, the Spring half term is always a great opportunity to get out and about as a family. If you’re staying at our holiday cottages or caravan site this half term, be in the
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