Isle Of Wight Bembridge lifeboat station

Isle Of Wight Family Travel Guide

When Lilian was only a year old we went away on our first family holiday to the Isle Of Wight.  It was the start of a love affair with the island and we have been back again so many times since.  It’s the perfect place for a family holiday that caters for all ages.  From […]

Wild pony in the New Forest among the trees

New Forest Family Travel Guide

The New Forest was where I went for my very first holiday as a child.  My parents owned a little caravan and would take me and the dog down to the New Forest camping for the weekend on a regular basis.  It sparked a lifelong love for the place and now I take my own […]


Weymouth Family Travel Guide

What To Do When visiting Weymouth the first place you need to head to is of course the sea front.  Weymouth is a beautiful traditional coastal town full of old-fashioned charm that takes me right back to my childhood.  It is crammed full of lovely little seaside souvenir shops, ice cream parlors and amusement arcades.  […]

Alton towers

Santa Sleepover At Alton Towers

Address: Farley Lane, Alton, Stoke-On-Trent, ST10 4DB Price Band: £££ Website: We have just returned home from absolutely the most magical Christmassy weekend ever!!  From start to finish we have had such a fabulous time that we couldn’t even choose a ‘highlight’ of the weekend because it was all so good!  Be prepared – […]

Legoland hotel

Legoland Hotel Brick Week

Address: Winkfield Road, Windsor, SL4 4AY Price Band: £££ Website: For several years we have enjoyed a trip to the Legoland Hotel Brick Week (formally Junior Builders Week). This is a fab opportunity to stay at the hotel and experience it in all its Lego glory without the price tag that it usually carries. […]

Chessington Santa Sleepover

Address: Leatherhead Road, Chessington, KT9 2NE Price Band: £££ Website: Last Christmas we decided we wanted to make the most of the festive spirit and so having done some research we decided to book a Santa Sleepover weekend at Chessington World Of Adventure.  The price included 2 day access to the on-site sea life […]