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Amazing Asian Fusion at The Wok Inn Blackpool – Review

Amazing Asian Fusion at The Wok Inn Blackpool – Review

Amazing Asian Fusion at The Wok Inn Blackpool, Review – on our recent trip to Blackpool we tried something a bit different, The Wok Inn, Seaside Noodle Bar.  It’s a family run Asian fusion restaurant and a new venture by the team who run Michael […]

Coral Island, Giant Amusement Arcade, Blackpool – Review

Coral Island, Giant Amusement Arcade, Blackpool – Review

Coral Island Giant Amusement Arcade, Blackpool, Review – Coral Island is a massive pirate themed amusement arcade right on the seafront at Blackpool, and when I say massive, I mean massive! It’s stuffed full of every kind of amusement machine you can think of from […]

The Royal Suite at The Imperial Hotel, Blackpool – Review

The Royal Suite at The Imperial Hotel, Blackpool – Review

The Royal Suite at The Imperial Hotel, Blackpool, Review – we recently had a fabulous family weekend staying at The Imperial Hotel.  When we pulled into the car park, a collective ‘wow’ went up from the back seat of the car. It’s a huge, majestic […]

Go Ape Dalby Forest Review – Segways and Tree Top Adventures

Go Ape Dalby Forest Review – Segways and Tree Top Adventures

Go Ape Dalby Forest Review Segways and Tree Top Adventures – This review is written by Dave (Mr Wonders) as he was the one taking part while I chickened out!   This weekend we took ourselves to Go Ape in Dalby Forest. Followed by a long […]

The White Swan Inn at Pickering, North Yorkshire – Review

The White Swan Inn at Pickering, North Yorkshire – Review

The White Swan Inn at Pickering, North Yorkshire Review – The White Swan Inn, in Pickering is a beautiful golden stone inn, in a pretty market town on the edge of the wild North York Moors. Ideally placed for travel to Whitby or Scarborough or indeed […]

Garden Party Decorations Guide & Pinata Giveaway

Garden Party Decorations Guide & Pinata Giveaway

Now, I don’t know about you, but I love making the garden pretty in the summer for barbecues and garden parties! I just wish we could guarantee the weather!  We’ve been out in the garden as much as possible lately, even with the occasional shower, […]

The Waterfront Hotel and Y Spa Review – Wyboston Lakes

The Waterfront Hotel and Y Spa Review – Wyboston Lakes

The Waterfront Hotel and Y Spa Review – Wyboston Lakes – Last weekend I had the great pleasure to meet up with two fellow bloggers (Anna from Me, Annie Bee and Erica from The Incidental Parent) at The Waterfront Hotel and Y Spa, in St […]

The Amazing Aquapark Rutland Water Park Review

The Amazing Aquapark Rutland Water Park Review

Last weekend we met up with our lovely friends when they were over from Spain.  They were staying in Hastings, so we met around half way at the Aquapark at Rutland Water.  It’s a huge inflatable obstacle course on a lake – how cool is […]

Afternoon Tea in a Railway Carriage – The Countess of York Review

Afternoon Tea in a Railway Carriage – The Countess of York Review

The Countess of York Afternoon Tea Review – I have always wanted to travel on the Orient Express. The elegance and opulence of 1930’s train journeys has long appealed to me. More recently I have wanted to try afternoon tea on the Northern Belle – […]

Grease at the Leeds Grand Theatre – Review

Grease at the Leeds Grand Theatre – Review

Summer sun – somethin’ begun… And that something is Grease at Leeds Grand Theatre! Following a highly acclaimed sold-out eight-week run at Curve Theatre in Leicester, Grease is now running at Leeds until July 20th.  Produced by Colin Ingram, directed by Nikolai Foster, choreographed by […]