Tree Top Adventure, Snowdonia

It is no secret that our family likes adventure and none more so than Hubby and Kian. Last weekend they headed up to North Wales to go to Zip World and whilst they were there they also visited the Tree Top Adventure. Tree Top adventure is a unique, fully equipped high ropes centre available to a wide range of customers. There is a junior course for younger adventures but the boys were soon kitted out in safety gear and negotiating over 30 obstacles including balancing beams, zip wires, rope bridges, a parachute simulator and all without the need to detach from …

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Dr Who Experience

Dr Who Experience, Cardiff

I have been a Dr Who fan for as long as I remember and it was always a show we would sit down as a family to watch. When my parents split and I moved in with my step brother and step sister we would all have the same bedtime and then Mum would sneak me back downstairs to watch it. My favourite Doctor was always Tom Baker until the arrival of David Tennant, although I have a soft spot for all of them and love them each in their own way. My boys followed me in my love for …

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Dreaming of a Bank Holiday Staycation

We all look forward to the August bank holiday – it gives us a chance at the end of the summer to chill out for a couple of days, catch up with friends and maybe even get away for a short break and Think Money have challenged me to tell them about my ideal Bank Holiday Staycation. Living by the coast in a spot that holidaymakers flock to in the summer makes me want to get as far away as possible. Our beautiful beach is crammed with people within an inch of its life and is no longer somewhere you …

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Bluestone and Kingdom of the Elves Review

When we were invited to Bluestone to review their Kingdom of the Elves experience I had no idea what to expect, but as I did my research on the event I got more and more excited. Have you ever wondered what happens to your letter when you post it to Santa? – We were about to find out! On Friday we set off from home and endured the most bizarre weather I think I have ever driven in.  The rain was torrential with intermittent dry patches and random fireworks thrown in for good measure.  4.5 hours later and a comfort …

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5 Great Places to see in Cardiff

If you’re seeking a fantastic family break looking at trains to Cardiff might be well worth doing as there’s a whole host of great things to see and do. The Welsh capital is a great place to spend a weekend, or even a little longer. While you’re there why not check out some of the following attractions?   Techniquest Get hands on with science at Techniquest, the longest established science centre in the UK. There’s loads to see at the site and regular special events, so it’s well worth keeping an eye on the calendar to find out what’s on. You’ll find …

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