Weekend Explorer Windermere, England
The storybook beautiful small town of Windermere in the heart of the Lake District was introduced to the world over 100 years ago through the children''s books of Beatrix Potter, most notably "The Tale of Peter Rabbit". Visit the birthplace of Peter Rabbit and the other Beatrix Potter characters in this most English countryside. Sail on beautiful Lake Windermere, work with endangered birds at the World Owl Trust, hike the dales with the bizarre looking Highland cattle, learn about the devilish tricks of the real Tom Fool at Muncaster Castle, and meet the “World’s Biggest Liar” in beautiful Eskdale National Park.
Join the adventure as Emmy awarded host Jeffrey Lehmann takes you to incredibly scenic travel destinations around the world in this award winning series. Each episode features a unique destination''s best-kept secrets and traditional landmarks. The "Weekend Explorer" series aired on over 210 PBS stations nationwide, HBO in Europe, Delta Airlines in-flight, and in numerous other foreign countries.