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10 Best Beach Resorts In Dubai For Families

10 Best Beach Resorts In Dubai For Families

Dubai is one place where everyone irrespective of their age have ultimate fun. Where else to stay than in a beach resort with your family to enjoy & create memories of a lifetime. Known for their world-class service and scenic beauty, beach resorts in Dubai […]

Festive Christmas in the Lake District 2019 – What’s On?

Festive Christmas in the Lake District 2019 – What’s On?

Christmas in the Lake District 2019 – Looking for Christmas events in the Lake District/Cumbria?  Looking to visit Santa, or a Christmas market in the Lake District?  See our list of fantastic Christmas events in the Lake District with kids.  Also have a look at […]

Malory Towers comes to York Theatre Royal!

Malory Towers comes to York Theatre Royal!

It is always a delight to visit the Theatre Royal in York and I was thrilled to hear that Malory Towers was showing from 10th – 14th September.   I really enjoyed the books written by Enid Blyton when I was a young girl.  My 12 […]

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2019

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2019

Fireworks displays and Bonfire Night in and around the York area in 2019.  Here are the dates of the best Fireworks Displays in the area.  Let me know if you would like your Bonfire Night event adding! Sledmere House, near Driffield, East Yorkshire Musical Fireworks […]

Children’s Chocolate Workshop by Butterflies Chocolates

Children’s Chocolate Workshop by Butterflies Chocolates

Children’s Chocolate Workshop by Butterflies Chocolates – Over the summer holiday we went along to a children’s chocolate workshop in Wilberfoss run by Butterflies Chocolates of Pocklingon.  As well as workshops they do children’s birthday parties which follow a similar format (worth knowing!). The session […]

Cafe Cargo Review – Great Food on the Leeds Liverpool Canal

Cafe Cargo Review – Great Food on the Leeds Liverpool Canal

We recently took a canal boat holiday on the Leeds Liverpool canal.  (You can read the full review here)  We started at Barnoldswick and spent one night moored in Foulridge outside the lovely Cafe Cargo.  It hadn’t really been on our radar before as I […]

Matilda the Musical at London’s Cambridge Theatre – a review

Matilda the Musical at London’s Cambridge Theatre – a review

Last week Monsieur Incidental and myself, Erica, The Incidental Parent, went to London sans children to see The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda the Musical at the Cambridge Theatre on behalf of Yorkshire Wonders Having read the book (many, many years ago) and seen the film […]

Narrow Boating on the Leeds Liverpool Canal in Yorkshire – Review

Narrow Boating on the Leeds Liverpool Canal in Yorkshire – Review

Narrow Boating on the Leeds Liverpool Canal in Yorkshire Review – We chose an unusually hot and sunny weekend to spend on a canal boat on the Leeds to Liverpool canal. The weather was warm and sunny and the canal was achingly beautiful. Both hubby […]

Zip Now London – Zip Lining in the City!

Zip Now London – Zip Lining in the City!

Zip Now London – Zip Lining in the City! – Zip Now is amazing, exhilarating and exciting. We had no idea what to expect, but on arriving in Archbishop’s Park we thought that it didn’t look too scary. Then we realised that we were looking at […]

A perfect watch for travellers

A perfect watch for travellers

I always loved watches as a child and had a lovely little gold Seiko watch that my dad bought for me when we lived in Saudi Arabia.  It didn’t need batteries or to wind it as the movement of your wrist charged it.  (After I […]