With so much happening in real life and a somewhat different festive season to the one we would normally have. What The Dad Said insisted that we make it out and about on my birthday – despite me wishing to hide from the world. However, it’s always important to celebrate for the sake of the children if nothing else. With this in mind and our new Merlin Annual Passes in hand, we opted for a family day down on London’s Southbank.
A weekend exploring the Stoke Potteries. An opportunity to discover the historic sites that have made Stoke famous all over the world for the range of beautiful potteries it produces.
Are you looking for the places to stay in st Andrews Scotland? Maybe a luxury hotel or a boutique hotel? In our guide below we review the top spots for a relaxing weekend getaway or an extended break. St Andrews nestled on the east coast of Scotland and is conveniently located just 30 miles from the country’s capital – Edinburgh. With plenty to offer for families, couples and friends, the town is certainly worth a visit.
The Santa Spectacular programme is a full day out of festive family fun and the child ticket price includes all the activities and shows plus a visit to Santa and being able to choose a gift from his Toy Shop, making a toy bear in the Create-a-Character workshop and biscuit decorating.
For a Halloween with more roar than ever before, head to Twycross Zoo for a spook-tacular day out. From wondrous witches to scary storytellers, there’s something for the whole family this October Half Term.
The Lincolnshire Festive Food and Gift Fair is returning to the Lincolnshire Showground this winter, and with more than 8,000 people expected to attend and advance tickets now on sale, here’s everything you need to know about the festive extravaganza.
The idea behind Dinos After Dark is a chance to explore the World of Dinosaurs in the dark. Seeing the area in a different light (so to speak) whilst learning more about the dinosaurs as you walk around.
You’ve probably already heard about escape rooms from your friends, or maybe you’ve even tried a room yourself! An escape room, also known as a quest room or escape game, is an indoor game in which players are locked in a room and must find clues, solve puzzles and complete tasks in order to escape within a certain time limit.
Escape rooms are often thought of as an activity for adults or teenagers, but can it suit families with children too? Is it worth a try?
Let’s be honest, you can have a whole lot of fun in Cornwall without visiting any attractions at all. Coastal walks, building castles in the sand, perfecting watersport techniques, the outdoorsy options are truly endless. That said, if you are looking to fill your family time with some top local attractions, here are five that you simply must visit:
As the charming capital of Scotland, Edinburgh has oodles to offer families who are looking for a busy yet somehow tranquil city break. Unlike many of the main UK cities, Edinburgh’s quaint Reformation-era buildings and cobbled streets will capably transport you and your youngsters back to medieval times.