Travel & Days Out

We love to travel. Having lived in several European countries we’ve all been bitten by the travel bug. Find out more about our adventures in the UK and abroad right here.

Dinosaur Forest at Port Lympne Wildlife Reserve

Our trip to Port Lympne wouldn’t have been complete without a wander through the amazing Dinosaur Forest. With a dino crazy 5 year old, it was why we’d chosen to visit Port Lympne above other wildlife parks after all. And it definitely didn’t disappoint. You’ll find it in Carnivore Territory,…

On Safari at Port Lympne Reserve

Just before the children went back to school last week, we decided to visit Kent’s safari park – Port Lympne. It’s somewhere I visited as a child and I couldn’t wait to share with my own children. So we took advantage of the kids go free offer which was running…

Top Five Things to do in Nepal

A small landlocked country in the south east of Asia, Nepal is famous all over the world for its exotic cultures and amazing Himalayan topography. Albeit being relatively small in size, Nepal possesses many of the world’s tallest Himalayan ranges. Eight of the ten tallest mountain peaks lie in Nepal.…

Exploring Mdina Malta’s Silent City

On a sunny Saturday morning we woke early and headed to Mdina, Malta’s old capital. Set on a hill high above the surrounding countryside, this imposing walled city is just beautiful. Even as you drive towards it you know it’s something special. Those honey coloured walls appear to be keeping…

A Day Out at Esplora Malta Interactive Science Centre

If you’re holidaying in Malta with kids, the one thing you should do is head to Esplora Malta, the island’s brand new interactive science centre. It’s a great day out for kids of all ages and has quickly topped our list of places to go with kids in Malta. Whether…

Accessible Days Out in the UK: Hythe

With an older family member who has to use a wheelchair when out and about, we’re always on the look out for accessible days out that can be enjoyed by all of us. One such place we return to again and again is Hythe in Kent. Not your typical seaside town,…

Christmas in Spain

I’ve written a few posts about our Christmas traditions over the last few days and now it’s the turn of Spain. Those of you who’ve been around my blog for a while will know that over the years I’ve lived in France, Malta and Spain both with the kids and…