Today was supposed to be the beach day, but the weather was not quite good enough – instead I walked along the coastal path between St Bees and Whitehaven. The beach at St Bees would be ideal on a warm sunny day,
Next, drove up the coast to Whitehaven for some lunch, before heading south to Muncaster Castle.
Entrance is quite high at £10, but there is a lot there. I took the tour of the castle and the watched the local wild Herons being fed. Also there is an Owl sanctuary where you can watch them enjoying their grisly meals!