Windermere

Named for the largest lake in the area, this Cumbrian town is the perfect base for exploring England's breathtaking Lake District.

Bowness-on-Windermere is a town in South Lakeland, Cumbria, England. Due to its position on the banks of Windermere, the town has become a tourist honeypot. Although their mutual growth has caused them to become one large settlement, the town is distinct from the town of Windermere as the two still have distinguishable town centres. Historically part of Westmorland, in 2012, Bowness was one of the official stop off points for the Olympic torch before it made its way to the Olympic Games opening ceremony
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  • Lake District National Park Lake Windermere near town Ambleside, county Cumbria, North England.  2 December 2012
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