Home to the English Lake District, Cumbria is a predominantly rural county, considered one of the most beautiful regions of the UK, and includes the whole of the Lake District, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, also known as The Lakes or Lakeland, the Eden Valley, the North Pennines, the Furness Peninsula, and part of the Yorkshire Dales.
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With over 6,000 photographs and maps and over 1,500 original information pages Visit Cumbria is renowned as the Encyclopaedia for Cumbria and the Lake District.


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