Whenever we visit anywhere new we always try to get a good balance of fun and exploring whilst still learning about the place and its history. This was no different when we were in Mauritius. We tried to learn as much as we could about the island whilst going at the children’s pace and making
I always find it so hard when the seasons change, not being able to pack away summer clothes just yet but not being able to throw on all the big winter jumpers either. The weather at the moment is so changeable and unpredictable that I like to have to have some wardrobe staples to enjoy
When we went to Mauritius the one place everyone told us to go was Casela World of Adventures so we booked tickets to visit a few days after we arrived on the island.
If you ask the children what their favourite part of Mauritius was they would probably say the pool, the beach or the boat trips. But, if we asked them what they thought of the children’s fun park we went to, TerrOcean Le Domaine de l’Etoile, they’ll rave about it for hours. It was such a
Whenever we holiday somewhere new we always look to see if there are any National Trust sites nearby. Our membership is one of the best things we have ever bought and we always make the most of it. So when we stayed in Dorset recently we realised Corfe Castle was nearby and had to visit.
Back in February LP visited Butser Ancient Farm with her school for the celts and romans topic. It’s a farm about an hour from where we live in Petersfield on the Hampshire West Sussex border and she had a fantastic day, talking about it constantly ever since. So when we asked where she’d like to
On a recent weekend in Dorset we drove to the coast to visit Durdle Door, somewhere I have always wanted to see for myself. We were arriving at about 11am and I hoped this wouldn’t be too late to avoid the crowds.
When we went to Puy Du Fou we got an earlier flight so we could venture into Nantes and see a little of the area. I hadn’t even heard of Nantes France before our trip was booked and so we had no expectations of what the city would be like.
Last weekend we were invited to spend a couple of nights at the family friendly Knoll House Hotel in Studland on the Dorset coast. It’s a part of the country we haven’t visited before and we couldn’t wait to experience Dorset for the first time.