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You're going to love Carlisle

Named the happiest place in Britain, this historic Cumbrian city has a fascinating World Heritage Site, ancient castles, and breathtaking views.

Carlisle is great for scenery, sports, and dining.

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Getting to Carlisle

Fly into Carlisle Lake District Airport, which is 10 minutes from the city centre. If you choose to drive from London, you’re looking at just over 5 hours via the M6.

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Staying in Carlisle

Just outside of the city are luscious Lake District fells, while the ancient Birdoswald Roman Fort is a 30-minute drive away. Central Carlisle is awash with historic sites.

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