A short trip to the Lake District – Part 4. Climbing Wansfell Pike

What is the definition of "fell"? To me, it's always been the past tense of the verb fall. Yet, with every experience, we learn something new, and my trip to the Lake District was no exception. I've learned fell it is also a geographical term. According to our friend Wikipedia, a fell originates from Old Norse (fell, fjall, … Continue reading A short trip to the Lake District – Part 4. Climbing Wansfell Pike

A short trip to the Lake District – Part 3. Ambleside & Stock Ghyll Force

I woke up from my second night in Windermere town fearful that my luck had run out and rain will be falling outside. Yet, surprisingly for someone who seems to often get on the bad side of destiny, the forecast had been wrong. There might be some showers during the day. But it seemed that … Continue reading A short trip to the Lake District – Part 3. Ambleside & Stock Ghyll Force