Madeira – an island of highs, views and pretty red roofs

Madeira – an island of highs, views and pretty red roofs

We take a trip to the home of Ronaldo - the beautiful Portuguese island of Madeira There’s a spontaneous and enthusiastic round of applause as our plane touches down in Madeira. We are cheering both the gentle landing and the stunning approach to this airport said to...

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Florida in 10 days – where to stay and what to do

Florida in 10 days – where to stay and what to do

Our 10-night Florida itinerary - Universal, Disney World, Legoland, a basketball match, five hotels, three waterparks and four days by the coast A trip to Florida can be a once-in-a-lifetime holiday so if you are lucky enough to be going, you need to plan wisely....

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We enjoy an action-packed family break in delightful Durham

We enjoy an action-packed family break in delightful Durham

We take our children on a fantastic short break to Durham city and county There aren’t many places where you can enjoy an historic city, visit the beach and explore dramatic countryside all in one day. But you can in Durham where we began an action-packed short break...

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National Trust Membership – everything you need to know

National Trust Membership – everything you need to know

Is it worth getting a National Trust membership, what does it cost and is it worth it? What is the National Trust? The National Trust is Britain's biggest charity and also the largest conservation charity in Europe. It was founded in 1895 to protect heritage and...

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New Cheshire family attraction BeWILDerwood has opened

New Cheshire family attraction BeWILDerwood has opened

A 70-acre adventure park has opened in South Cheshire a year later than planned Tickets are now on sale for a new family day out, which opened its doors for the first time on April 12 (2021). BeWILDerwood Cheshire - the Curious Treehouse Adventure - was meant to open...

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Our 10 top tips for taking children on a canal boat holiday

Our 10 top tips for taking children on a canal boat holiday

How to keep children happy and safe on a narrowboat trip To our children's great excitement, we recently took them on a narrowboat holiday  - the prospect of our own barge for a few days really captured their imagination. Home for the break was a 67-foot boat along...

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