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ZENB’s Yellow Pea Pasta

For most people, like us, pasta is a staple part of one’s diet. So, when we’re planning a self-catering break, pasta is a “must” on our shopping list. Everyone likes to try something different from time-to-time and that’s how we discovered  ZENB’s range of pasta made from yellow peas. Founded by the Mizkan Group, ZENB [...]

By | 2022-04-10T17:14:04+00:00 April 10th, 2022|Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

DUG – Unsweetened Potato Drink

Whenever we head off camping or on a self-catering break, we always pack plenty of plant-based drinks. Being a family of vegans and vegetarians, they’re a staple part of our daily diet and we’ve enjoyed trying out all the various options – oat, soya, pea, almond, oat & barley, rice and so on. Must admit, I [...]

By | 2022-02-15T10:37:54+00:00 February 15th, 2022|Latest Reviews, Products, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Young Driver Experience

Thanks to the Young Driver programme, you don’t have to wait until you’re 17 to learn to drive. You can get behind the wheel from the age of ten and learn to drive at one of myriad specialist centres scattered around the UK. With government-approved instructors alongside to guide you every step of the way [...]

By | 2021-07-05T09:48:20+00:00 July 4th, 2021|Attractions, Facilities, Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

The Plant Power Doctor by Dr Gemma Newman

You’re probably wondering why we’re reviewing a book titled “The Plant Power Doctor” on a travel website. Well, leading a healthy life in terms of diet can only be a good thing if you want to be fit and able to enjoy your adventures. Plus, we follow vegan and vegetarian diets, too, so have an [...]

By | 2021-03-25T11:17:51+00:00 March 25th, 2021|Books/DVDs, Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

Cool Camping – Britain

Just like the folks behind the brilliant Cool Camping guides, my family and I share a passion for the less commercialised campsites when planning a break under canvas. OK, from time-to-time we’ve frequented the bigger, bolder sites which are overflowing with all kinds of amenities, including swimming pool and tennis courts, but nothing can ever [...]

By | 2020-05-26T13:01:45+00:00 May 26th, 2020|Latest News, Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

The British Lighthouse Trail

Like the author, Sarah Kerr, I’ve been fascinated by lighthouses for as long as I can remember, so this book was always going to be well received. Basically, this is a thoroughly-researched reference book, detailing virtually everything you’d ever want to know about a particular lighthouse. The attention to detail is among its main selling [...]

By | 2019-11-15T09:38:48+00:00 November 15th, 2019|Books/DVDs, Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

UXB Shower Cream

These shower creams from UXB Skincare have been designed to prevent the skin from drying out after showering by feeding it and “locking in moisture”. The creams are described as “Non-foaming moisturising cleansers” because they spread like a moisturiser yet rinse off like a shower gel, leaving a smooth, silky finish to your skin. As [...]

By | 2018-10-08T10:31:52+00:00 May 27th, 2018|Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

Hot Rox Electronic Hand Warmer

I’m sure most of us can remember a time when an event or activity has been spoilt due to cold hands. Perhaps memories of a winter walking holiday have been marred because gloves were either forgotten or just not insulated enough to keep out the cold. But for some people, like our daughter Hollie who [...]

By | 2018-10-08T10:31:53+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

Post-holiday Hair Repair

We all enjoy holidays in sunnier climes but, sadly, the sun's rays also take their toll on your hair, leaving it rather worse for wear. That's why it's important to give it a much-needed post-holiday treat. Here, Paula has tested some of the latest hair products on offer. PHIL SMITH – Be Gorgeous Collection Total [...]

By | 2018-10-08T10:31:55+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Latest Reviews, Products|2 Comments

Aqua Sphere Kameleon Goggles

Sourcing swimming goggles for one’s own use or perhaps for your kids can often be tricky. Sometimes, it’s not until you start using them that you discover that, maybe, you should have opted for a different design or size. For the run of trips planned for the recent summer holidays, we knew it was time [...]

By | 2018-10-08T10:31:57+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

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