Outdoor rock climbing and canoeing at the National Outdoor Centre at Plas y Brenin

Plas Y Brenin Oar

During the Easter holidays we headed to North Wales with Adventure Map, who are 10 of the best adventure companies in North Wales, working together to promote the region as the best place for outdoor adventure tourism in the UK, with a handy app for your smart phone. The AdMap App, available on app store and google play, tells you what adventures are nearby to help you to discover exciting adventures in North Wales. On our second day in North Wales, we headed to the… Continue Reading “Outdoor rock climbing and canoeing at the National Outdoor Centre at Plas y Brenin”

RIBRIDE adventures on the Menai Straights

Ribe Ride Adventure

During the Easter holidays we headed to North Wales with Adventure Map, who are 10 of the best adventure companies in North Wales, working together to promote the region as the best place for outdoor adventure tourism in the UK, with a handy app for your smart phone. The AdMap App, available on app store and google play, tells you what adventures are nearby to help you to discover exciting adventures in North Wales. We stayed in a beautiful holiday cottage… Continue Reading “RIBRIDE adventures on the Menai Straights”

A Helicopter Flight over the Jurassic Coast

Helicopter

We live in Dorset and our happy place is the World Heritage Site Jurassic Coast. The Jurassic Coast stretches from Exmouth in East Devon to Studland Bay in Poole, a distance of about 96 miles. Why the Jurassic coast is so special is that it spans 185 million years of geological history and coastal erosion has exposed an almost continuous sequence of rock formation covering the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. At different times, this area has been desert, shallow tropical… Continue Reading “A Helicopter Flight over the Jurassic Coast”

If it scares you it might be a good thing to try!!!!

Zip World

Every since a visit to Adrenalin Quarry and Eden Project in Cornwall, Hubby and Kian have gone Zip Line crazy, so when we saw Zip World on the news we knew we just had to visit. Zip World is situated in Snowdonia National Park in North Wales, which is a good 6 hour drive away from us, so we knew we would have to stay overnight. Over the summer we were offered a review of The Broadway Hotel in Llandudno… Continue Reading “If it scares you it might be a good thing to try!!!!”

Fun at Be Gung-Ho Windsor

A few weeks ago I got an email from Alex Winters (yes, him of CBeebies fame) about a new project he was working on Be Gung-Ho, asking if I would like to attend with the family. I watched the video and decided that it looked like the sort of fun we enjoy and marked the date in my diary without really looking into it further. What I had not read was that Gung-Ho! is actually a  5k run, but not as… Continue Reading “Fun at Be Gung-Ho Windsor”