Cornwall: Your Guide to the Best Beaches, Ice Cream and Cider

Newquay

Ah, a summer holiday in Cornwall. Is there anything more quintessentially British than that? A bucket and spade, a drive through narrow country lanes and a spot of crabbing if you’re handy with a line is perhaps one of the loveliest way to enjoy a week in August, come rain or shine. But do you know where to go, and where to find the best treasures Cornwall has to offer? Here’s a quick guide to the best beaches, where you… Continue Reading “Cornwall: Your Guide to the Best Beaches, Ice Cream and Cider”

Fishy Fun at the National Marine Aquarium

National Marine Aquarium

On our recent visit to the Seaview Holiday Village near Looe, we decided upon a visit to the city of Plymouth which is less than half an hour away. We first visited Plymouth for a friend’s wedding 9 years ago and fell in love with the city and in particular the National Marine Aquarium. Isaac was 2 on our last visit so didn’t remember anything about it so we were keen to go back and see what had changed. Set… Continue Reading “Fishy Fun at the National Marine Aquarium”

Seaview Holiday Village Review #SeaviewPix

Seaviewpix

Last weekend we headed down to Cornwall for a short break at Seaview Holiday Village near Looe. We were sent with a challenge though! As a blogger, lugging a great big camera around with me is part of the job, however Seaview wanted to show us how easy it is to record our holiday moments by just reaching into our pockets for our smart phones. Just because pictures are taken on a phone does not mean they have to be of… Continue Reading “Seaview Holiday Village Review #SeaviewPix”

#Win a Family Day Out at Camel Creek Adventure Park

To celebrate the launch of the Super Sim Theatre we’ve teamed up with Camel Creek Adventure Park to offer one lucky winner and their family the ultimate day out. Camel Creek Adventure Park is a vibrant and welcoming visitor destination year-round, uniquely interpreting the legends of the area and famous for delivering great adventures and days out for the whole family. Hailed as the best youngster’s resort ride in Britain, Super Sim Theatre at Camel Creek Adventure Park, North Cornwall,… Continue Reading “#Win a Family Day Out at Camel Creek Adventure Park”

A Holiday Fail!

Breakdown

I pride myself on being organised for day trips and holidays. Cases packed and loaded into the car – CHECK Technology charged and ready to keep kids entertained – CHECK First Aid Kit – CHECK Emergency Car Kit in-car – CHECK Water / Tyre / Oil checked – CHECK Yesterday we were heading to Cornwall for a short break with The Olde House and set off just after lunch in my trusty Citroen C4 Grand Picasso. Living in Dorset I was… Continue Reading “A Holiday Fail!”