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River, lake, lido and sea: the best places to swim outdoors in Britain
An inspirational guide to wild swimming in the British Isles, guaranteed to get you itching to explore these idyllic spots; pristine pools, glimmering waterfalls, natural jacuzzis- this book has it all.
The author, Kate Rew, exalts wild swimming with such passion right from the very first page. Anyone with such an exuberant love of a sport or pastime is guaranteed to wear off on you, and you will be grateful for it. The peaceful, picturesque spots detailed in Wild Swim are backed up by stunning images and practical descriptions to help you find them. If you are a complete newbie to the world of outdoor swimming and want to work your way up gradually, there are also plenty of lidos included in the book.
"Wild Swim is a bit like a glossy recipie book, only with pictures of delicious lakes and rivers where you would normally find soufflés and stews, and mouth-watering descriptions of lochs and oceans instead of recipies..." - Craig Brown, Mail on Sunday Book of the Week
Origin: United Kingdom