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Dog Friendly Cottages Yorkshire Dales and Beyond

Dog Friendly Cottages Yorkshire Dales and Beyond

Dog Friendly Cottages Yorkshire Dales and Beyond – There is nothing worse than finding a lovely place to stay and seeing the ‘no pets’ sign when you are wanting to take the canine member of your family.   If you are looking for dog friendly cottages […]

ARCTIC 4X4 WINTER EXPEDITION LAUNCHED

ARCTIC 4X4 WINTER EXPEDITION LAUNCHED

Experts at Off the Map Travel have created an exclusive new luxury travel opportunity for guests to drive off-road across Lapland in the same off-road Arctic Explorer trucks designed and built for the filming of the Top Gear Polar Special TV show. With guests taking […]

Hollywood Bowl Leeds – What’s it Like?

Hollywood Bowl Leeds – What’s it Like?

Hollywood Bowl Leeds – Last week we visited the Hollywood Bowl in Kirkstall Leeds.  The kids love ten pin bowling and were keen to try somewhere different to our normal bowling place.  The Hollywood Bowl is much more modern than we are used to (I […]

The Secret Garden at York Theatre Royal – Review

The Secret Garden at York Theatre Royal – Review

This year’s big summer show at the York Theatre Royal is The Secret Garden based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Now, it has always been a favourite of mine, along with her other novels A Little Princess and Little Lord Fauntleroy (am I […]

New Year’s Eve York 2018 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York 2018 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York 2018.  Looking for what to do at New Year in York?  I’ve found the information surprisingly sparse on the internet so have put a list together of the events I have found in York.  I’ve found black tie dinners, pantomimes and […]

Butlins Skegness Seaside Apartments Reviews and Tour

Butlins Skegness Seaside Apartments Reviews and Tour

Butlins Skegness Seaside Apartments Reviews – We’ve just returned from a fab weekend at Butlin’s Skegness, where we stayed in the lovely Seaside Apartments.  Video Review of the Seaside Apartments Butlins Skegness These are the highest priced apartments in Butlin’s and with good reason.  Before […]

Great Yorkshire Fringe 2018 – Theatre and Comedy in York this Summer

Great Yorkshire Fringe 2018 – Theatre and Comedy in York this Summer

The Great Yorkshire Fringe Festival runs from the 19th to the 29th of July in 2018.  Taking over York city centre for the fourth year running, The Great Yorkshire Fringe promises exciting theatre and comedy to entertain the whole family, plus world food and craft […]

Leesa Mattress Review – Plus £100 off Promo code!

Leesa Mattress Review – Plus £100 off Promo code!

Leesa Mattress Review – this post is written in collaboration with Leesa mattresses. Our old mattress has numerous holes in it where the springs stuck up and poked me (I am not even exaggerating, we are talking at least ten holes here!).  I had to […]

Italian Restaurants York – Ten Best Independent Restaurants

Italian Restaurants York – Ten Best Independent Restaurants

Italian restaurants York – Looking for a great Italian Restaurant in York?  Whether it’s pizza, pasta or calzone that float your boat, here are a few of our favourite family run independent Italian restaurants in York City Centre. See also our top ten family friendly […]

A Must-See Itinerary for Visiting Woolacombe

A Must-See Itinerary for Visiting Woolacombe

The UK is home to sweeping landscapes that are as beautiful as they are varied. Indeed the richness of our country’s contrasting golden beaches and rolling green countryside is truly a blessing that provides almost limitless scope when it comes to planning a successful family […]