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Hotel Review – Cotswold Water Park Four Pillars

November 1, 2013


Hotel and Location Set in the magical environment of the Cotswold Water Park – over 40 square miles of lakes, woodland and rivers just outside of Cirencester. This is an area of natural beauty and just teeming with wildlife. The layout of  the Four Pillars hotel is wonderful. Nearly all of the bedrooms and suites […]

Fashion on the Move – Wombat Leather

October 27, 2013


First…no this isn’t made from Wombats!! It is the name of this Australian company who asked if we’d like to review some of their products! As they make the wonderful hats which Australian Cattle drovers wear, it seemed perfect for this adventuring family! And where better to try them out than on an Autumnal trip […]

UK tips – The beaches around Padstow, Cornwall

September 24, 2013


There is nothing better than to blow away the cobwebs with an Autumnal trip to Cornwall. It’s my favourite time to see the County when many of the tourists have retreated but the weather can still be wonderful. So my top three favourite beaches around Padstow are – 1. Constantine Bay With a huge swathe […]

Road Test – Orchard Games World Puzzles

September 17, 2013


We are a puzzle loving family and we have a cupboard full of them. They’re the perfect rainy day activity and great to take away on holidays. So when we heard about Orchard Toys Great Britain and Ireland and World puzzles we knew we would love to give them a try. Orchard Toys are a […]

UK Day Trip – The Tower of London

August 14, 2013


The Tower of London is one of those places that is a must see. Of course it is full of history and really sums up so much British history by events it has witnessed. But it is so much more than that, it is such a beautiful building and it’s almost as if it whispers […]