Christmas Tree Festival at Chester Cathedral – Review

We visited Chester for a lovely Christmas weekend away. Like York, it’s a walled Roman city, with many beautiful Tudor black and white half timbered medieval buildings on its narrow streets.   We stayed at The Moxy, which is around a 15 minute walk to the Cathedral. You can read our review of the hotel … Read more

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Chester Moxy Review

A Family Stay at The Moxy, Chester, Review – At the end of November (timed for my birthday!) we popped over to Chester for the weekend to check out the Chester Christmas Market and Christmas Tree Festival in Chester Cathedral.  We stayed for two nights at The Moxy.   It’s a very new, very modern hotel … Read more

AD| Christmas Gift Guides for Kids 2021

Christmas Gift Guides for Kids 2021 – I think it’s often difficult to buy for kids of all ages but for different reasons.  When they are little, they want everything they see, and the difficulty is deciding which of the many things they want to get them.  When they become tweens it is difficult as … Read more

AD| Christmas Gift Guides for Foodies 2021

We are big foodies in this house and I always ask for food or kitchen related gifts for Christmas as those are the things I love.  If you have a foodie/kitchen gear junkie to buy for, have a look at our list of suggestions!   Sodastream Impress your loved-ones this Christmas with SodaStream, the season’s … Read more

What’s On This Christmas at The Royal Albert Hall

Christmas at the Royal Albert Hall is set to return at full capacity after two years, with nearly 40 shows over 24 days as part of the venue’s 150th anniversary celebrations.  New shows for 2021 include an evening with international opera star Jonas Kaufmann, an in-concert screening of movie classic The Muppet Christmas Carol, and … Read more