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All the Rides and Attractions in the Magic Kingdom, WDW

All the Rides and Attractions in the Magic Kingdom, WDW

Disney World has some great parks, but Magic Kingdom is definitely the best for families with small children.  There are characters as far as the eye can see, the shows and fireworks are great, and almost all of the rides can be enjoyed by both […]

Christmas Around the World – Festivals and Markets

Christmas Around the World – Festivals and Markets

Christmas Around the World – Festivals and Markets – I think Christmas is a wonderful time of the year to travel and visit Festive Christmas Markets and events!  I have gathered suggestions of some of the most magical festivals of Christmas around the world, written […]

Play it VR – Virtual Reality Games in York – Review

Play it VR – Virtual Reality Games in York – Review

Play it VR, Virtual Reality Games in York, Review – We visited Play it VR in Acomb in York recently and it was so much fun!  For those of you who haven’t been, there are 6 virtual reality stations.  You can play games on your […]

The Old House Steak Restaurant in York – Review

The Old House Steak Restaurant in York – Review

The Old House Restaurant in York, Review – Recently I visited one of York’s newest restaurants – The Old House on Low Petergate.  It’s from the people behind the very popular and award winning, ‘Shoot the Bull’ restaurant in Hull.  The building itself is beautiful […]

Gorgeous Freestanding Wooden Hammock from VonHaus

Gorgeous Freestanding Wooden Hammock from VonHaus

Gorgeous Freestanding Wooden Hammock from VonHaus – The last couple of weeks have seen some beautiful weather in my little part of Yorkshire. The daffodils are fading and the cherry blossom is coming to the fore. At this time of year I like to tidy […]

Fantastic Restaurants in Beverley, East Yorkshire

Fantastic Restaurants in Beverley, East Yorkshire

Fantastic Restaurants in Beverley – Beverley has some wonderful restaurants, encompassing lots of different styles and nationalities.  I haven’t visited them all (yet) but have included the ones I have visited (and all of which I love!). Sumo Pan Asian Restaurant in Beverley Sumo Flemingate, […]

Billesley Manor Hotel Review in Stratford-upon-Avon

Billesley Manor Hotel Review in Stratford-upon-Avon

I’ve been hankering after visiting Stratford-upon-Avon for a while so was really pleased when we got the opportunity to stay at Billesley Manor Hotel and Spa.  It was dark when we arrived at the hotel, but I think this might be the best time to […]

The King’s Head in Beverley – Restaurant Review

The King’s Head in Beverley – Restaurant Review

The King’s Head in Beverley is a lovely, cosy, contemporary pub hotel with a restaurant in the corner of Saturday Market. The building itself is lovely, and there is a nice beer garden at the back which will be fab in the summer, with tables, […]

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2020

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2020

Easter in Yorkshire 2020 – 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! Lightwater Valley EASTER DAYS OUT AT LIGHTWATER VALLEY Saturday […]

Lapland UK Reviews – See exactly what’s included!

Lapland UK Reviews – See exactly what’s included!

Looking for a UK Lapland?  Where is Lapland UK?  It’s near Ascot and Windsor, to the West of London, and a long way from Yorkshire, but I had heard such amazing things about it that when we were given the chance to go, of course I […]