Jungle Fever at Robin Hill

Robin Hill

The Isle of Wight is just a short hop from Lymington, on Wight Link ferries, for us and this week we took a last minute break on the island to check out the summer events at the kids favourite parks. Our visit was the Big Night Out at Blackgang Chine, with our second day spent at Robin Hill Country Park. Whilst most people have heard of Blackgang Chine, Robin Hill is its not-so-secret award winning sister park, set in 88… Continue Reading “Jungle Fever at Robin Hill”

Big Night Out at Blackgang Chine!


We love visiting the Isle of Wight as a family, as even though we can see it from Bournemouth beach, it feels like we are going away as we need to catch a ferry to get there. This week, we caught the Wightlink Ferry from Lymington to surprise the kids with a visit to their favourite parks on the island – Blackgang Chine and Robin Hill, to check out their summer events. Our first stop was Blackgang Chine for their… Continue Reading “Big Night Out at Blackgang Chine!”

Alice in Wonderland at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew – Review

Alice in Wonderland

This weekend we were invited up to Kew Gardens to see their fabulous production of Alice in Wonderland, which is set in the beautiful gardens themselves. It is a 10 minute walk from the entrance at Victoria Gate to the show’s venue and although they provide mats to sit on, I would recommend you take a picnic blanket, especially if it has been raining. The show sees Lewis Carroll’s classic story cleverly brought to life in Glenn Elston’s highly acclaimed… Continue Reading “Alice in Wonderland at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew – Review”

10 reasons to take the kids on a Cruise Holiday

Dubai from a Cruise Ship

Cruises are just for old people, not families – right? WRONG!! Ask the kids their favourite holiday and they will all say our cruise, without any hesitation and we cannot wait to book another one, although to somewhere a little cooler next time – Norway and Iceland! So why take the family on a cruise holiday? 10 reasons to take a Family Cruise Holiday The Destinations You can cruise almost anywhere in the world and it is a great way… Continue Reading “10 reasons to take the kids on a Cruise Holiday”

Gravity Force Trampoline Park Camberley – Review

Soft Play Slide

This week we were invited along to Gravity Force Trampoline Park, set just off junction 4 of the M3, near Camberley. Gravity Force is a member of the Jump In trampoline group, who have locations all over the UK and is set in a huge industrial unit on Admiralty Park. It is advised that you arrived around 30 minutes before your session to ensure you get booked in, sign the waivers and watch the safety video before you can start… Continue Reading “Gravity Force Trampoline Park Camberley – Review”