Fairy Homes on Fairy Row Gelt Wood, Cumbria, England

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Photo  by Alan Cleaver

Photo by Alan Cleaver

Teenie fairy doors! EEEEEK! Love. I came across these gems while researching my upcoming trip to the UK and I just had to share this with you. Alan Cleaver, creator of Strange Britain, has taken some great photos of the mysteriously appearing (and disappearing) fairy doors of “Fairy Row” located in Gelt Wood, Cumbria.

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Cumbria is a non-metropolitan county in England with loads of fairy legend, holy wells, lush landscapes and is home to the Lake District. It is also where the Fairy Steps of Beetham can be found.


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Christa Thompson is the Founder and Senior Editor of The Fairytale Traveler. Christa has been traveling the world since 2003 when she attended a summer abroad study at the University of Cambridge in England. Since then, her wanderlust has been fierce. Her three passions in life are her son, traveling, and being creative. The Fairytale Traveler brand gives Christa the opportunity to do all of these things and to live intentionally every day. "It's never too late to believe in what you love and to pursue your dreams." -Christa Thompson

3 Comments on this post

  1. omg… that is too adorable… I definitely need to start traveling to these places… it’s just such a sense of wonder…

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