London with little ones

The view from the Shard

When you have very young children, travelling can feel like a daunting prospect. It doesn’t have to be if you’re well prepared and know exactly where you’re going. Of course, big cities like London are full of loud noises, lots of people bustling about, and difficult to navigate transport systems. Don’t let any of this […]

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#BlackpoolHasItAll – part two


If you are a regular reader of the blog you might have read our recent #BlackpoolHasItAll article. If not and you fancy a look you can find it here. I felt that I should specifically mention Blackpool Zoo as we had such a lovely time and we’re so impressed. It is absolutely somewhere we would […]

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#BlackpoolHasItAll – Part one

blue flag beach

Blackpool is somewhere I remember visiting as a child with my grandparents. I mainly remember the beach and the illuminations. Blackpool is somewhere we have visited a few times with the children and each time they have loved it. With their blue flag beach, the summer is the perfect time to visit Blackpool. There is […]

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Family-friendly days out: part eight

Welcome to part eight of our series on family-friendly days out. For this we stayed fairly local to us and visited The Welsh Mountain Zoo in Colwyn Bay. You can spend a lovely day learning about many rare and endangered species from Britain and around the world including Snow Leopards, Chimpanzees, Red Pandas and Sumatran […]

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