Love Island stars Alex and Olivia Bowen pay a visit to the Lake District

TWO television stars have swapped sunning it up abroad for basking in the beauty of the Lake District.

Love Island couple, Olivia and Alex Bowen, have been showing off the wonders of the Lakes on their social media platforms.

Olivia found fame on series two of the dating show back in 2016. It was during her time in Majorca that Olivia met and fell in love with Brummie scaffolder Alex Bowen, who proposed months after the final

Since then, the couple have catapulted to international fame, regularly jetting off to luxury resorts all over the world.

However, for their most recent vacation the pair enjoyed a trip away to the stunning Lake District, visiting beauty hotspots like Derwentwater and Aira Force.

Olivia shared the couple’s adventures in Cumbria on her Instagram, writing ‘Lake District you were cute’ in her most recent post to her 2.4 million followers.

As well as this, the television celebrity shared photos in Ullswater and Derwentwater.

Tony Watson, Head of Commercial Services and Communications for the Lake District National Park Authority said he is ‘delighted’ so many famous faces are choosing the Lakes for holidays.

He said: “We’re delighted that so many famous faces have been visiting the Lake District this year.

“We’ve recently welcomed TV personality Judge Rinder, singing superstar Sam Smith and featured in a song by international songstress Taylor Swift.

“You don’t have to be famous to visit the Lake District, as we welcome all visitors to our National Park.

“All we ask is that people are kind and respectful to our landscapes and our communities and follow the current social distancing guidelines.

“You can plan your trip in advance using saferlakes.co.uk to really make the most of your visit.”

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