A Magical Christmas Day Out at Drayton Manor

Finding a Christmas day out can be a bit of a minefield, especially when you have a large range of ages to keep happy. We were invited to Drayton Manor, home of Thomas Land, for a magical Christmas experience and we were not disappointed. This was our first visit to Drayton Manor at Christmas and they had completely transformed Thomas Land into a winter wonderland, complete with snow on the roofs, christmas decorations and characters wandering around to meet and… Continue Reading “A Magical Christmas Day Out at Drayton Manor”

Alton Towers for Big Kids

I wanted to blog about Alton Towers as the perfect location for a family visit, but CBeebiesland was so spectacular that it deserved a blog post all to itself, so what is there to do for big kids? If you are a thrill seeker then it is safe to say loads!  In fact there was so much to do, we still hadn’t completed it all in the two days we were there!!! My one piece of advice would be to… Continue Reading “Alton Towers for Big Kids”

Chorlton Moss Holiday Cottage Review

Chorlton Moss

During the Britmums conference earlier this year I was introduced to Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world’s largest professionally managed vacation rentals company. Wyndham Vacation Rentals provides access to more than 100,000 vacation rental properties in approximately 600 unique destinations worldwide. That amounts to 10 million rental nights booked each year. In Europe, guests can choose from a variety of experiences including cottages, villas, camping holidays, skiing trips, boating, lodge parks and city apartments. In the U.S., Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers… Continue Reading “Chorlton Moss Holiday Cottage Review”

Where to visit when we Holiday in Staffordshire?

I cannot believe that half term is upon us already and I am entrusting the house and cats to the eldest and heading north with cottages4you for the school break. Cottages4You is part of Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world’s largest professionally managed vacation rentals company and we will be based in Newcastle Under Lyme. I am so looking forward to our break however I am completely overwhelmed with possible days out, so need some advice. I have promised the children that we… Continue Reading “Where to visit when we Holiday in Staffordshire?”