When thinking about your travel experiences, how often do you push yourself out of your travel comfort zone? And we mean really push yourself, and not just giving up the idea of a hotel room in Spain for a tent in the Isle of Wight. Travel is all about broadening the mind and doing things… Read More Do You Need To Push Yourself Out Of Your Travel Comfort Zone?
I don’t think there is anything better than getting wrapped up and going out for a walk in the wintertime… I love getting out of my centrally heated house and blowing the cobwebs away with a long walk in the fresh air! And the countryside looks just as beautiful in winter as it does in… Read More Winter Activities: Winter Walking
One of the things I NEVER, EVER travel without – wherever I am going – is a swimsuit (or two… or maybe even three!). I love to swim – as you’ll know if you read the post in my ‘Summer Activities’ series – and I take every opportunity I can to get in the water,… Read More Travel Essentials: Swimwear
After the success of my ‘Summer Activities’ series, I thought it was only right to do a ‘Winter Activities’ series too. I know it’s a little early, but I feel like it’s time to get in the mood for some winter fun… it’s starting to get pretty cold now after all! And where better to… Read More Winter Activities: Skiing
We’re currently trying to decide where to go/what to do for our main summer holiday next year… but there are just so many places we want to visit and so many things we want to do! There are three of us, and we all like doing different things (and some of the same things too!)… Read More Deciding where to go…
So this is my last post in my Summer Activities series because, unfortunately, summer is pretty much over – boo! And this time it’s all about aquaparks! Now until a couple of years ago, inflatable water parks were only found in much warmer countries than the UK – for obvious reasons! But now, they are… Read More Summer Activities: Aquaparks
Following on from my previous post, A Family Break at Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, I wanted to give you a flavour of some of the fantastic activities on offer at Center Parcs… so here are our favourites from our visit this summer: Aqua Jetting This was the first activity we had booked, which took place in… Read More Our Favourite Activities at Center Parcs Whinfell Forest
We booked a week long break in a four bedroom Executive Lodge at Center Parcs Whinfell Forest (Cumbria, UK) for my parent’s 50th Wedding Anniversary in August… we were a party of 8, ranging in age from 9-76! The summer had been beautiful so far so we were hoping for more of the same for… Read More A Family Break at Center Parcs Whinfell Forest