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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 […]

A Family Day Out at The Deep Aquarium, Hull

A Family Day Out at The Deep Aquarium, Hull

A Family Day Out at The Deep Aquarium, Hull – If you haven’t visited The Deep before, it’s a huge aquarium in Hull. I was really impressed by the quality of the exhibits and there are loads of interactive displays for the kids to explore.  […]

Northwood Trail Fairy Sanctuary, Stamford Bridge, Near York

Northwood Trail Fairy Sanctuary, Stamford Bridge, Near York

Northwood Trail Fairy Sanctuary, Stamford Bridge, Near York – I don’t know if you have heard, or if I should tell you, but there is a fairy sanctuary near York!  Yes, once you enter the magical woodland of the Northwood Trail you can wander through […]

Volcano Falls Adventure Golf at Xscape in Castleford

Volcano Falls Adventure Golf at Xscape in Castleford

Volcano Falls Adventure Golf at Xscape in Castleford – Have you been to Xscape at Castleford lately? There is loads to do for the kids! We recently visited and went sledging at Snozone as well as enjoying Volcano Falls Adventure Golf.  You will have to […]

Segway Woodland Tour at The Camp Hill Estate, Yorkshire

Segway Woodland Tour at The Camp Hill Estate, Yorkshire

Have you ever had that moment where you think you have made a terrible, terrible mistake? That was me after booking a segway woodland tour at The Camp Hill Estate for the four of us. The instructor was very knowledgeable and friendly as he told […]

What’s On over May Half Term in Yorkshire 2019?

What’s On over May Half Term in Yorkshire 2019?

Looking for ideas for things to do in Yorkshire with kids over May half-term 2019?  Here’s a round-up of local family events and activities.  Do also have a look at my big post too: 30+ Fantastic Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids For […]

12 Fabulous things to do in York with kids 2019

12 Fabulous things to do in York with kids 2019

Things to do in York with kids – York is a fabulous place to live and to visit.  I grew up in York, and live just outside York now, so am very familiar with all the lovely things to do.  You will find lots of […]

William’s Den North Cave, East Yorkshire – Review

William’s Den North Cave, East Yorkshire – Review

William’s Den North Cave, is a fabulous family attraction opened over the last couple of years in East Yorkshire. We visited recently and we loved it! There is a large outside adventure playground with lots of space between the equipment.  The setting is idyllic – beautiful […]

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 […]

Places to go and Things to do in Whitby

Places to go and Things to do in Whitby

Things to do in Whitby – I love Whitby, I always have.  Every summer from when I was 13 I would stay and work in my uncle’s hotel on West Cliff.  I waited tables and cleaned rooms.  It was hard work but I have very […]