32 Reasons To Drop Everything And Jump On A Train Up North
Travel from Settle to Carlisle and have your breath taken away.
Everyone knows that the train route from Settle to Carlisle is breathtakingly beautiful.
Because every valley the train passes through is stunning.
Every view along the way is gorgeous.
And even the train stations themselves are delightfully quaint.
Just take a moment to imagine boarding the Settle-Carlisle train.
Looking out at these views, a steaming cup of tea in hand.
Imagine staying in one of these glorious railway cottages.
Spending your days exploring the local countryside.
Making friends along the way.
And then returning to your cottage when it starts to get dark.
Imagine making a proper tea.
And then settling down in front of the fire.
Even in the middle of winter, it's a trip worth making.
Because these villages look good in all kinds of weather.
And these viaducts look incredible in every season.
There are romantic walks to go on.
Unexplored paths to tread.
And lakes to swim in.
The Settle-Carlisle railway will take you all the way up to the North Pennines.
And it'll take you to the Yorkshire Dales.
But also the Lake District.
It's the perfect way to see the most beautiful parts of this country.
To get away and just clear your head.
And to eat some proper fish and chips.
So seriously: Head up North.
See what that part of the world has to offer.
Get daytime drunk in spots like this.
And then soak up your hangover with breakfasts like this.
It's definitely a trip worth taking.
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