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Princess And The Pea Themed Room At Chatsworth House

Magical Chatsworth House at Christmas

I’m always looking for festive events to suit the whole family. Having done years of queuing to meet Santa, coming home with MORE plastic rubbish, cold, wet and hungry, I now want my Christmas events with a little side of luxury. That’s why Chatsworth House at Christmas is such a magical experience. Chatsworth House in the Peak

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Visiting Gladstone Pottery Museum

Visiting Gladstone Pottery Museum in Stoke with kids.

Gladstone Pottery Museum in Stoke on Trent is the last Victorian pottery factory in the UK. Making it a fascinating place for a day out with kids in Staffordshire. Where better to learn age old techniques and try your hand at your own spot of pot throwing. We were gifted tickets to the museum during

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Narrow Cornish Lane As The Sun Goes Down

Newquay to Tintagel and all the best stops along the way

One of my two favourite places in North Cornwall are Newquay and Tintagel. Both are very different but both very typically Cornish. Driving the route from Newquay to Tintagel takes in some amazing beaches, delightful villages and breath-taking coastal walks. The 30 mile drive which is mainly along the A39 will take you just over

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Boats In Padstows Harbour

What to do in Padstow with Kids

Cornwall is such a great mix of rustic, undiscovered natural beauty and delightful villages to explore. Padstow is one of the prettiest and a great place for a family holiday. Located on the North Cornish coast you can read about other places to visit on the route from Newquay to Tintagel here. If you’re wondering what

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man in rugby shirt holding up a photo of a sunrise on a beach

Unique Personalised Gifts for Travelers

As thoughts turn to all things gifting I’ve put together a list of some amazing personalised gifts for travelers. These can all be found on Not On The High Street, one of my absolute favourite online stores for finding unique and personal gifts for everyone on my list. Being a huge travel fan myself, receiving

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Pwllheli Beach On The Llyn Peninsula

The Very Best Llyn Peninsula Beaches

The Llyn Peninsula in North Wales has one of the most breath-taking coastlines in the whole of the UK. This makes it perfect for a beach staycation with kids. It’s tiny lanes and beachside restaurants reminds me of the Cornwall of my childhood whilst still being unmistakably Welsh. This to me is where you’ll find

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Milan Central Train Station

Ultimate Guide to Visiting Milan with Kids

Things to do in Milan with Kids Milan was our final stop on our family interrail adventure and somewhere we’ve always wanted to visit. We spent a few days exploring the city and even managed a day trip to Como. Here’s everything you need to know if you’re visiting Milan with kids. Learn all about

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