3 of the Best Family Picnic Destinations in the UK

Spring is finally here, which means warmer temperatures! If you’re planning a picnic, there are plenty of places in the UK to explore. Here are three of the best. 1. The Lake District Famous for its miles of open green spaces and rugged landscapes, the Lake District is a great place to visit with your […]

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Child Friendly Things to do in Rome

Rome is a fascinating city and can be enjoyed as an adult with the architecture and history of the Roman Empire but there’s no reason why you shouldn’t consider taking children to Rome also.  You’ll probably end up doing slightly different things to suit the younger ones but you won’t leave feeling short-changed.  With the […]

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Alternative River Cruises To Try

When you think of river cruises you’ll probably think of the usual suspects like the River Nile in Egypt or the River Seine in France and whilst these are amazing cruises to go on, sometimes it’s good to break away from the traditional and find some alternative places to see by river.  With some help […]

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Testing the New Range of Buffs from Kitshack

I’ve mentioned a few times over different bog posts about how I always tend to wear a buff when out hiking, I feel they give good all-year round weather protection whether it’s shielding your face from the bitter wind to keeping your head covered over in the sunshine (or simply used as a headband to […]

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Trespass Qikpac Waterproof Jacket – Review

One of the main things when packing up my rucksack for a hiking trip is to try to keep items minimal, to have everything I need without taking up too much room and ultimately to keep the pack light.  I’ve tried many waterproof jackets over the years and they have all stood well in the […]

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Vango Tempest 200 Tent- Review

Camping is something I want to do more of in 2017 and with a wild camp in the works with a few friends getting the right tent is essential.  You want a tent that’s lightweight and compact but big enough to fit you and your kit in so everything stays dry throughout the night.  After […]

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Try ChewyMoon for a Healthy After-School Treat

I don’t know about you but my kids come out of school absolutely starving!  If I remember I try to bring a snack with me for school pick-up but most often I forget so we tend to make a quick stop off at a garage on the way home…as they simply cannot wait till we […]

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