L’aventure du Sucre – Mauritius

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

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Visiting Corfe Castle, Dorset – National Trust

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.

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A Day Out at Butser Ancient Farm

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

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Visiting Durdle Door

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.

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