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Yorkshire Wonders

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Amazing 5 Star Luxury Hotels Peloponnese 2019

Amazing 5 Star Luxury Hotels Peloponnese 2019

Amazing 5 Star Luxury Hotels Peloponnese – we have been regular visitors to the Peloponnese since before the children were born and we love it so much we bought our own house there in Stoupa.  I take a keen interest in all the new luxury […]

Pairings York – Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review

Pairings York – Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review

Pairings York, Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review – This week saw me trying the wine and food experience at Pairings on Castlegate in York. If you haven’t been before, it’s a cosy wine bar and restaurant next to Rustique.  It’s ideally situated near the […]

How to choose accommodation for your next family trip

How to choose accommodation for your next family trip

Have a look at these great tips from other family travel bloggers on how to choose accommodation fro your next family trip. Full Time Field Trip These days there are a variety of accommodations for family vacations. But at some point, you’ll probably have to […]

5 of the Best Resorts in Crete for Families 2019

5 of the Best Resorts in Crete for Families 2019

5 of the Best resorts in Crete for Families – We love Greece and spend a lot of time in Stoupa in the Peloponnese, but next year are planning to visit Crete.  I have been researching some of the best places for Crete family holidays […]

Alpamare Waterpark in Scarborough – Review

Alpamare Waterpark in Scarborough – Review

Alpamare Waterpark in Scarborough Review – We were in Scarborough recently staying at the lovely Crown Spa Hotel and took the opportunity to visit Alpamare. It opened in 2017 and we hadn’t yet got round to visiting, but have always wanted to.  I’ve used press […]

Thorpe Park Hotel Spa Day Review with Red Letter Days

Thorpe Park Hotel Spa Day Review with Red Letter Days

Thorpe Park Hotel Spa Day Review – Thorpe Park Hotel and Spa is just off the M1 on the outskirts of Leeds and very easy to get to. We were invited to visit and review by Red Letter Days who gave us a voucher for the […]

The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough – Review

The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough – Review

The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough Review – Our first impressions of The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough were very positive, it’s a beautiful big white wedding cake of a building and the views of the sea are amazing.  The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough […]

Bassa Maina Villas and Suites in the Peloponnese, Greece

Bassa Maina Villas and Suites in the Peloponnese, Greece

Bassa Maina Villas and Suites –Greece’s southern Peloponnese is better than ever with Bassa Maina Villas and Suites – a 4* boutique hotel tucked into the rolling countryside ofMani. From its rugged mountain surrounds to the exceptional services and amenities, here’s why everybody loves it […]

Quintessentially English – Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York

Quintessentially English – Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York

Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York – There is something so elegant and quintessentially English about afternoon tea. It’s a tradition that goes back to the early 19th Century when Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford set a fashion for taking sandwiches and tea in […]

A Blissful Morning at The Grand Hotel York Spa

A Blissful Morning at The Grand Hotel York Spa

The Grand Hotel York Spa – I do love a spa day and was pleased to be able to review the spa facilities at The Grand in York recently as part of a Spa Afternoon Tea. At just £40.50 for a session in the Spa […]