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Yorkshire Wonders

Yorkshire Wonders

Lifestyle, Days Out and Family Travel Blog

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Grease by York Light at The York Theatre Royal

Grease by York Light at The York Theatre Royal

Last night I saw York Light’s opening night of Grease at the York Theatre Royal.  It’s long been a favourite of mine since I was quite small (though listening to some of the lyrics last night I am not sure I should have been watching it!).  […]

Child Friendly Family Hotels Yorkshire

Child Friendly Family Hotels Yorkshire

Family Hotels Yorkshire – I am always on the look out for good family friendly hotels in Yorkshire.  The ones that really cater to children and families, not just the ones that will allow the kids to stay in your room with you but don’t […]

York Restaurant Week – Coming in April 2019!

York Restaurant Week – Coming in April 2019!

York Restaurant Week – Ooh I am rather excited about this!  This year York will see it’s own Restaurant Week.  I am not sure what form it will take at the moment, but I remember reading all about Leeds Restaurant Week last year and thinking […]

The Jorvik Viking Festival Returns for 2019

The Jorvik Viking Festival Returns for 2019

Every February York hosts its own Jorvik Viking Festival.  Usually cunningly timed to coincide with half term it’s a great one to take the kids to (or time your trip to York during).  If you scroll down the post, you can see my review from […]

Stoupa Holidays – a Family Beach Holiday in Stoupa Greece

Stoupa Holidays – a Family Beach Holiday in Stoupa Greece

Stoupa holidays – a family beach holiday in Stoupa Greece.  We visit Stoupa Greece every year and stay at Villa Serendipity, it’s a large village on the Mani Peninsula, in the Peloponnese. It’s part of mainland Greece, about three and a half hours South of […]

Family Days out in Yorkshire with the Kids – 30+ Ideas!

Family Days out in Yorkshire with the Kids – 30+ Ideas!

Family days out in Yorkshire – I am lucky to live in a fantastic place where there are so many fabulous family days out in Yorkshire to enjoy with the kids!  Have a look at the list of the days of with kids below that I […]

21 Best things to do in York – by a local

21 Best things to do in York – by a local

Things to do in York – I love York and have lived here almost all of my life.  It’s a wonderful place to live and a wonderful place to visit.  There are so many things to do for adults and children – far more than […]

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2019

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2019

Are you looking for inspiration for what to do with the kids over Easter in Yorkshire?  Read on!  Let me know if there are any more activities that deserve a mention! Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes Easter Egg Trail 6th April – 22nd April 2019, […]

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, […]

Top 10 Places to Visit on a Trip to Denver, Colorado

Top 10 Places to Visit on a Trip to Denver, Colorado

The Top 10 Places to Visit on a Trip to Denver, Colorado was written by Heather Behrends of Made In A Pinch, a family lifestyle blog dedicated to helping parents bring family life from chaos to calm with practical tips and simple recipes. Heather lives […]