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My Top 5 Great Little Breaks UK

I love the idea of city breaks abroad but with a young family to either bring with us, or try to find childcare for, it is almost impossible. I love travelling and it always surprises me how much our country has to offer. OK, so it doesn’t always have the best weather but its nothing that a decent coat won’t help keep out. We still have a lot of the country to explore but here are my top 5 great little breaks in the UK: 1. London – I couldn’t live there, I love my coast too much, but it …

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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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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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