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Crowned the capital of Wales in 1955, Cardiff attracted over 18 million visitors last year and it’s easy to see why. It has much to offer all ages and once you’ve sampled the city yourself, [...]

By | May 28th, 2014|Categories: Destinations|Tags: , , |0 Comments


We couldn’t have visited Chester at a more opportune time. My eight-year-old son was studying Romans at school so Cheshire’s county town offered plenty of attractions on the history front. We walked along a stretch [...]

By | July 16th, 2015|Categories: Destinations|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Chester

Cofton Holiday Park – South Devon

Nestled among the lush green folds of South Devon’s landscape is a real gem of a holiday park. Family-owned for over four decades, Cofton spreads over 80 acres of this delicious countryside, offering not just [...]

Denmark: Southern Jutland & Legoland

I don’t know who was screaming most – me or the kids – as we endured twists and turns, a hair-raising drop and endless stomach-turning moments on X-treme Racers, just one of Legoland’s many exhilarating [...]

By | February 7th, 2013|Categories: Destinations|Tags: |0 Comments

Ettington Park Hotel – Stratford-upon-Avon

If you’re on the hunt for an opulent, well-managed place to stay in the midst of Shakespeare’s England, then consider the Ettington Park Hotel, just six miles outside Stratford-upon-Avon. Surrounded by 40 acres of beautiful [...]

By | April 26th, 2016|Categories: Accommodation, Destinations, Hotels/B&Bs|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Ettington Park Hotel – Stratford-upon-Avon

Faja dos Padres – Madeira

Although Madeira, save Funchal during the rush-hour, is an oasis of calm and tranquillity, there is a little spot on the southern coastline which is, believe it or not, even more peaceful and relaxing – [...]

By | February 20th, 2013|Categories: Destinations|Tags: |0 Comments