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{"LocationDetails":{"Id":525,"Name":"Settle","Description":"\u003ch1\u003eOur guide to Settle holiday cottages\u003c/h1\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cp\u003eDid you know\u0026hellip;. Giggleswick School in Settle provide many ball boys for Wimbledon?\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cp\u003eDriving in to Settle is a dramatic moment, this small market town is overlooked by rolling fells and a spectacular cliff face known as Castleburg Crag. Towards the centre is a small square surrounded by a two storey building known as the Shambles and some wonderful shops selling locally produced goods and artists\u0026#39; wares. Settle is also a great base for walking on the limestone scars and pavements of the Dales, almost always quiet but surrounded by dry stone walls and plenty of\u0026hellip;.sheep!\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","Alias":"settle","MainImageLocation":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/emily.judge/2018/11/Settle.jpg/carousel.jpg","PointOfInterests":[{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The Yorkshire Dales National Park","Body":"\u003cp\u003eThere\u0026rsquo;s nowhere quite like the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The park is a playground for those who love to be outdoors, a haven for wildlife and a film director\u0026rsquo;s dream and the Dales cover more than 680 square miles.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAnyone who\u0026rsquo;s ever traipsed the ancient woodland or stood at the foot of a dale and stared up at the rocky towers before them will know just why this national park is one of Yorkshire\u0026rsquo;s biggest attractions as well as a regular star of the silver screen.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eFilmmakers have flocked to the Dales for decades, keen to make the most of this historic and striking setting and take advantage of its unspoilt, natural appeal. Thanks to strict rules, the park has remained just as it\u0026rsquo;s always been over the centuries and that means it\u0026rsquo;s not only stunning but also home to some fascinating historic sites.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eA walk in the Dales is one of the most popular ways to enjoy the national park, and there are thousands to choose from depending on how energetic you\u0026rsquo;re feeling and what you\u0026rsquo;d like to see. Remember that dogs are welcome to enjoy the wide open spaces too, and every valley, hill and flower meadow has a character all its own.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.2949,"LocationLongitude":-1.98336,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/Pennines.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"ripon/yorkshire-dales/the-yorkshire-dales-national-park","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/Pennines.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The Settle - Carlisle Railway","Body":"\u003cp\u003eThe Settle \u0026ndash; Carlisle Railway is one of the most scenic stretches of track in the country, so leave the car parked up for the day, gather the kids and hop aboard for some serious exploring. You can book tickets in advance or grab them at the staffed stations before setting off, and the dramatic route includes iconic viaducts, rolling hills and long tunnels that make any section of the journey great fun for passengers of all ages.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eIf you\u0026rsquo;re lucky your train will have a volunteer guide on board to fill you in on the line\u0026rsquo;s history and make sure you don\u0026rsquo;t miss anything along the way. The guides know everything there is to know about the Settle \u0026ndash; Carlisle Railway so don\u0026rsquo;t be afraid to ask them any questions and put their knowledge to the test! The guides are generally on trains from Settle between Tuesday and Friday.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eMany passengers make a day of it and spend some time in historic Carlisle, the gateway to Hadrian\u0026rsquo;s Wall. You won\u0026rsquo;t be able to miss Carlisle Castle since is looms high above the city, and other family attractions include the Norman Keep and The Lanes. Contact the railway ahead of your journey if you\u0026rsquo;re going to be travelling in a group of ten or more, as they often offer some fantastic discounts.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.0669,"LocationLongitude":-2.28109,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/viaduct.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/the-settle-carlisle-railway","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/viaduct.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Ingleborough Cave","Body":"\u003cp\u003eOk so Yorkshire has plenty to see and discover above ground, but make sure you don\u0026rsquo;t miss this spectacular family attraction beneath it. Ingleborough Cave is the region\u0026rsquo;s most fascinating show cave, and it\u0026rsquo;s been luring visitors into its gloomy depths for more than 175 years.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe imposing entrance to the cave says everything you need to know, the cave is dramatic, mysterious and exhilarating to walk your way through. Look out for the cave formations that never fail to stop visitors in their tracks and get up close to artefacts found right in the cave itself that date back millions of years. Some of the items tell the tale of the Ice Age and its impact on the cave and the surrounding landscape, so a visit offers an insight into the whole area as well as just this site.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eRegular tours start at the cave\u0026rsquo;s entrance throughout the day, and the guides are always happy to help visitors explore its many features in their own time. Don\u0026rsquo;t worry, all walkways are well-lit with flood lights and even, concrete pathways have been created to make wandering the cave as easy as possible. Dogs are even welcome throughout the cave on leads, and the cave only looks more dramatic when the weather\u0026rsquo;s wet.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.1355,"LocationLongitude":-2.37801,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/ingleborough cave.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/ingleborough-cave","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/ingleborough cave.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Ingleton Waterfalls Trail","Body":"\u003cp\u003eAnyone who\u0026rsquo;s ever visited the Yorkshire Dales will know that this landscape doesn\u0026rsquo;t do things by halves, and the Ingleton Waterfalls Trail is home to some of the most breathtaking waterfalls in the north. The trail takes walkers through quiet woodland and along picturesque trails, and every so often you\u0026rsquo;ll find yourself standing just yards from waterfalls that tumble dramatically from high above.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe circular route winds its way past some of the ancient base rocks that form the infamous Peak District, and you\u0026rsquo;ll also see rare wildlife, birdlife and trees along the way. \u0026nbsp;Dogs are welcome on the trail, although owners are asked to keep them on their leads and to stick to the pathways, so Ingleton Waterfalls are a popular spot for a family day out and a long walk to blow the cobwebs out. The footpath can be steep in places and includes steps, so it\u0026rsquo;s not a suitable one for those with pushchairs of wheelchair users.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe trail is four miles long, and if you don\u0026rsquo;t pause for a picnic or a well-earned rest it should take between two and four hours to complete, and the trail is open to the public every day of the year except for Christmas Day.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.1546,"LocationLongitude":-2.47141,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/ingleton.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/ingleton-waterfalls-trail","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/ingleton.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Malham Cove","Body":"\u003cp\u003eThis one\u0026rsquo;s for all fans of Harry Potter. When Harry and Hermione pitched their tent on a dramatic limestone landscape in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows they were actually on the limestone pavement of Malham Cove. Just a twenty minute drive from Settle, Malham Cove is one of Yorkshire\u0026rsquo;s most iconic landscapes and a breathtaking landmark.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eStand exactly where Harry and Hermione wandered atop a sweeping, curving amphitheatre of a cliff, and\u0026nbsp; explore the natural limestone pavements that have lent themselves to the big screen time and again over the decades. There\u0026rsquo;s a nice walk up to Malham Cove from the village nearby, and it\u0026rsquo;s a popular spot to admire panoramic views across the dale and towards the village in the distance. If you\u0026rsquo;re after that photo that says \u0026ldquo;I went to Yorkshire\u0026rdquo;, this is the place to capture it.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eYou can reach the top of the cliff and the limestone pavement via steps and if you don\u0026rsquo;t want to walk from the village you can park in the National Park car park nearby. It\u0026rsquo;s a short walk to the cove from the village, and you\u0026rsquo;ll see it appear on the horizon within about 300 yards.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.073,"LocationLongitude":-2.158,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/limestone pavement.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/malham-cove","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/limestone pavement.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Gordale Scar","Body":"\u003cp\u003eGordale Scar is one of the most inspirational landscapes in Yorkshire (no small claim, we know!) and as it\u0026rsquo;s just a mile from the village of Malham it\u0026rsquo;s worth walking from Malham Cove to this plunging limestone ravine. The landmark is thought to have been formed by the flow of melting glaciers during the ice ages and there\u0026rsquo;s a smooth, safe footpath from the main road into the scar.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eTwo waterfalls tumble within Gordale Scar and the stream that flows within it is Gordale Beck. We can\u0026rsquo;t really describe the moment when you first approach the ravine on foot as it\u0026rsquo;s one of those you\u0026rsquo;ll remember for a long time to come, but Wordsworth captured the view in a sonnet and Turner captured the view in a painting that still graces Tate Britain.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eLook out for the waterfall that flows right through the scar, if you visit shortly after rainfall you\u0026rsquo;ll see it at its most spectacular and if the weather\u0026rsquo;s dry then it\u0026rsquo;s possible to climb up the dry left hand side of it for a fantastic view of it tumbling below you. We have just one more tip for those of you who walk Gordale Scar, turn your eyes upward every now and then as the skies are often dotted with Peregrine Falcons.\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.0679,"LocationLongitude":-2.13403,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/Gordale Scar.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/gordale-scar","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/Gordale Scar.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Attermire Scar","Body":"\u003cp\u003eYou can\u0026rsquo;t miss Attermire Scar, it\u0026rsquo;s a foreboding limestone cliff that looms high amongst the hills just behind Settle. There\u0026rsquo;s a four mile walk from the centre of Settle, and although it\u0026rsquo;s a challenging one the scenery makes it worthwhile if you\u0026rsquo;re feeling energetic.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eOnce you\u0026rsquo;ve hiked the four miles from the centre of Settle to this historic, jutting landmark you should try and spot Attermire Cave high in the scar. It\u0026rsquo;s a tricky cave to reach as you\u0026rsquo;ll need to make your way up the scree and then edge along the grassy verge, but many visitors make the effort to go up and peer inside as it was the site of some significant historic discoveries.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eIt seems the cave was once used as a place of burial and for storing important items - as findings inside it have included bones and the remains of a chariot. If you\u0026rsquo;ve struggled up the scar to reach it spare a thought for whoever had the job of carrying a full chariot up to the entrance as it\u0026rsquo;s impossible to imagine how they managed it! The walk between Settle and Attermire Scar can be muddy after wet weather so wear proper hiking shoes with good grips.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.0718,"LocationLongitude":-2.27918,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/01/Yorkshire-Dales-istock.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/attermire-scar","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/01/Yorkshire-Dales-istock.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The Talbot Arms ","Body":"\u003cp\u003eThose of you who enjoy regular walking holidays will know that there are three things that make the perfect stop-off pub during a hike \u0026nbsp;\u0026ndash; a warm welcome, good hearty food and a beer garden that welcomes dogs \u0026ndash; and The Talbot Arms has them all. With a wide range of real ales and the largest beer garden in town, the pub\u0026rsquo;s the perfect spot to take the weight off your feet after tackling one of the area\u0026rsquo;s many walking routes and just take some time out.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eChildren are welcome inside and out too so this is a popular pub with families keen to see if the glowing reviews of the food are well-founded, and sunny days see the beer garden bustling with visitors keen to relax before exploring further.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eWe have it on good authority that you can expect a simple menu with all the pub favourites included, as well as portions to keep you going for miles and friendly staff. The menu includes vegetarian options too, and this is the kind of pub where the staff are friendly enough to recommend their favourites and let you know more about the ales and wines if you\u0026rsquo;re not quite sure which to opt for.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.0684,"LocationLongitude":-2.27591,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/01/pints and barrel.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/the-talbot-arms","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/01/pints and barrel.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Ye Olde Naked Man Cafe","Body":"\u003cp\u003eWe\u0026rsquo;re pretty confident that you\u0026rsquo;ll find yourselves in need of picnic supplies at least once during a Settle holiday and this popular little caf\u0026eacute; has got to be your first port of call. You\u0026rsquo;ll find the caf\u0026eacute; right in the heart of the town just opposite the market place, so if you manage to grab yourselves a table beside the window it\u0026rsquo;s a handy spot to sit back for awhile and just watch the world go by.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eYe Olde Naked Man Caf\u0026eacute; has a varied menu that includes old favourites made just the way they should be, so if it\u0026rsquo;s been too long since you tasted real pastry, traditional pork pies or homemade cakes then make sure you try this one during a stay in the area. The caf\u0026eacute; does get busy as it\u0026rsquo;s so popular but the takeaway service means it\u0026rsquo;s a great place to pack a picnic and head off on a long walk with the promise of a treat along the way.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe reviewers tend to recommend the thick cut sandwiches for their huge range of fillings and generous portions, so bear this caf\u0026eacute; in mind if you\u0026rsquo;re after a sarnie on the go and a tasty slice of cake.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":54.0691,"LocationLongitude":-2.27791,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/03/pork pie.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"yorkshire/settle/ye-olde-naked-man-cafe","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/03/pork pie.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The River Ure at Jervaulx Abbey","Body":"\u003cp\u003eNow, this walk is a personal favourite of our Yorkshire Dales expert Jonathan, so if you get the chance to walk it then do! Starting at the stunning ruins of one of the Cistercian abbeys, the walk passes through the abbey grounds (look out for deer as you go) before crossing the river Ure and heading up in to the pretty village of Thornton Stewart, and it takes in some of the area\u0026rsquo;s most beautiful scenery along the way.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eDating all the way back to 1156, the Jervaulx Abbey estate\u0026rsquo;s a peaceful spot to visit as well as a picturesque one, and you\u0026rsquo;ll feel far from the hustle and bustle of modern life as you wander its grounds and follow them down to the river.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe Coverbridge Inn makes the perfect place for a pit stop and a pint of something refreshing, and this walk\u0026rsquo;s a real favourite with those walkers who like to take in the area\u0026rsquo;s history along the way. 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