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Akrogiali – Greek Taverna and Restaurant in Stoupa, Greece

Akrogiali – Greek Taverna and Restaurant in Stoupa, Greece

Akrogiali is situated at the very end of Stoupa beach near to Pefko. It’s high enough up to have a stunning view along the beach road as well as out to sea with the purple shadowed mountains of the opposite peninsula. Cosy Wood Burner in […]

Melissa – Greek Grill House in Stoupa, on the Mani, Greece

Melissa – Greek Grill House in Stoupa, on the Mani, Greece

There are lots of lovely tavernas and restaurants around the curve of the beach in Stoupa and we have always been welcomed with children wherever we have been. Melissa, a Greek Grill House Just up a little sidestreet from the main beach road you will […]

Kids’ Golf Lessons at The KP in Pocklington, nr York

Kids’ Golf Lessons at The KP in Pocklington, nr York

Junior golf lessons for kids? On a Saturday morning you will find me drinking a latte while gazing at this view over the golf course at The KP in Pocklington. What is the reason for such decadence I hear you ask, when you have young […]

Stamford’s Bar and Grill, Pocklington – Review

Stamford’s Bar and Grill, Pocklington – Review

I visited Stamford’s Bar and Grill in Pocklington for the first time this week.  It was a casual meal with some friends so I don’t have as many food photos as I would normally like (an excuse to return?).  It’s on Union Street, a little […]

Zakynthos – Family Friendly Greek Island Holidays

Zakynthos – Family Friendly Greek Island Holidays

Great Tips for a Family Friendly Holiday in Zakynthos The blue seas and white buildings of Zakynthos (also known as Zante – can I confess to not knowing they were the same place?!) make a wonderful backdrop to a family friendly holiday in Greece.  The […]

Hollywood Studios – Best Use of Snack Credits

Hollywood Studios – Best Use of Snack Credits

Hollywood Studios – I’ve compiled a post of all the snack photos and the menus showing Disney Dining Plan snack credits at Hollywood Studios.  For some reason we don’t seem to have eaten many snacks there, but I have made up for it with lots […]

Glamping at Rushy Meadows, Oxford – Canopy & Stars

Glamping at Rushy Meadows, Oxford – Canopy & Stars

A review of Rushy Meadows, near Oxford, kindly written for us by Sara Dace-Hughes. We were lucky enough to be invited to a friend’s birthday at Rushy Meadows, a Canopy & Stars glamping site near Oxford.  We arrived fairly late on Friday night after a […]

Planet Hollywood, Disney Springs Restaurant Review

Planet Hollywood, Disney Springs Restaurant Review

Planet Hollywood Observatory restaurant was opened in early 2017 as part of the regeneration of Disney Springs. 4,500 Square Foot Video Wall When you first enter the restaurant, it seems like any other. It isn’t until you are seated that you see the full extent […]

T-REX in Disney Springs – Restaurant Review

T-REX in Disney Springs – Restaurant Review

I managed to get a last minute booking for T-REX in Disney Springs on our recent trip to Walt Disney World and I am so glad I did! We thought it was brilliant! The whole restaurant had fantastic theming both outside and in. It was […]

Flying Long Haul with Kids on Virgin Atlantic Airlines

Flying Long Haul with Kids on Virgin Atlantic Airlines

We recently flew long haul with the kids to Disney World with Virgin Atlantic from Manchester in the UK to Orlando in Florida.  We usually fly with Easyjet to Greece, so it was a real treat for us. Activity Pack As we went through the boarding gate, […]