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West Midland Safari Park – An Unforgettable Safari Experience.

West Midland Safari Park is a Safari experience like no other in the UK. With an extensive drive through safari and large walk around area it is a fun filled day out. We went for a family day out with our 9-month-old and here’s how it went. West Midland safari park is an animal park …

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Review of Cadbury World, Bournville in Birmingham

Cadbury World, set in Bournville in Birmingham is easily signposted from the M5, and really easy to find and access by car with ample car parking available.  However, you can also just as easily arrive by train and walk just a few minutes from the station to the attraction itself (National Rail also do discounts …

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Teversal Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review

Teversal Camping and Caravan Club Site is an established medium sized site with grass and hard standing pitches, electric hookup and a selection of self-catering mobile homes and Ready Camp tents available. We opted for a basic grass pitch with electric hook-up, it was big, so big in-fact that I wish the chap who showed …

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Challenge Academy in Baggeridge Country Park

Hidden away in the heart of Baggeridge Country Park, Challenge Academy is a high ropes adventure course which is suitable for all ages.  Challenge Academy is a community interest project with a wealth of outdoor activity deliver experience.  Their aim is to being innovative and accessible outdoor learning opportunities to the community and to engage …

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Moon Landing themed adventures at the National Forest Adventure Farm

Set in the heart of the National Forest, the National Forest Adventure Farm has become one of our family favourites.  Having been lucky enough to be invited to explore their Dinosaur and Pirate themed adventures in the past, and this year, to explore the Moon Landing Maize Maze and Space Adventures. There is so much …

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5 Places to see Father Christmas in Gloucestershire this Christmas 2020

Gloucestershire is a fabulous place to celebrate Christmas. Festive family events take place across the county. To help you choose the most the most memorable and magical experiences to take your kids to we’ve asked local blogger, Lisa from Travel Loving Family, to share the best places to see Father Christmas in Gloucestershire… Christmas on …

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5 places to Visit Santa in Nottinghamshire this Christmas 2019

There are plenty of places to visit Santa in Nottinghamshire, but here are our 5 favourite places to see Santa in Nottinghamshire this Christmas. 1. Rufford Abbey Set in beautiful parkland in North Nottinghamshire, Rufford Abbey provides the perfect setting for a visit to Santa. Santa’s Grotto will be open from mid November and at selected …

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Top 10 Places to Visit Santa in The West Midlands

Top 10 Places to Visit Father Christmas in The West Midlands. National Sea Life Centre 23rd November – 23rd December 2019 A visit to the Sea Life Centre has always been a popular choice for our children, particularly when they were small.  Little ones especially like the fact that so much of it is at …

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Center Parcs at Sherwood Forest – Such a Fantastic Place

‘Center Parcs Sherwood Forest is such a fantastic place’ This was one of my kids comments after this years holiday! We have never been to Center Parcs before, we have also never been on a holiday as this type with the children either so we were just a tiny bit excited!! There isn’t any point …

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Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Shakespeare’s New Place and Anne Hathaway’s Cottage with Kids | Visit Heritage

A visit to Stratford upon Avon with the kids is not the standard suggestion for a day out with the kids in the Summer Holidays I grant you but my recent trip to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Shakespeare’s New Place and Anne Hathaway’s Cottage with kids was genuinely a real success and I’ll tell you why below! NB: …

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