Clip n Climb at Wicksteed Park

On Sunday 23rd June my family and I went to try out the Clip n Climb at Weeksteed Park in Kettering, Northamptonshire. As we drove through the entrance of Weeksteed Park, you first notice the huge children’s play area and the 15 meter high zip wire. We hadn’t been to this place since Emerson was…

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The Rollercoaster Restaurant at Alton Towers

While at Alton Towers on Fathers day we wanted to try out the Rollercoaster Restaurant in the Forbidden Valley. With the park closing at 5pm so we headed to the restaurant around 4:30pm to see if we could get a table. I had heard you needed to book a table when the park was busy…

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Splash Landings water park at Alton Towers

On Saturday 15th June we visited the Alton Towers Splash Landings Water Park. The water park is located in the colorful Caribbean themed Splash Landings hotel. I had read that it was best to book our tickets and I am glad we did. When we arrived there was quite a queue to get into the…

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Heywood Hall

As you arrive into the beautiful village of Denstone and pull onto College road, there hides a stunning building called Heywood Hall. This amazing place has been turned into 6 individually themed suites that can be rented out for singles, couples and families who want to stay in beautifully designed home away from home. Each…

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Lego Discovery Centre Birmingham

The Lego Discovery Center in Birmingham opened it doors in July 2018, and since then it has been so popular you still need to book a date and time slot to get in. Standing in the queue waiting for our tickets to be verified to enter the main discovery center Emerson was so excited! He…

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Tropical Bird Land

On the outskirts of a rural village in Leicestershire hides a beautiful little bird sanctuary called The Tropical Birdland. It is a 6.5 acre piece of land that has been transformed into a bird paradise. Once you have parked up and walked towards the entrance of the sanctuary you are welcomed by some beautiful owls.…

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A day at Hever Castle

On Saturday 6th April 2019 we visited a place I have wanted to go to for years. Hever Castle. When it comes to our day trips I normally research what is there for the three of us to make sure we will all enjoy it but I didn’t know we were visiting Hever Castle as…

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The new Lego City 4D Officer In Pursuit!

Today we got to experience the new Lego City 4D Office In Pursuit film in the Legoland Windsor cinema located in the imagination section of the park. If you haven’t experienced this yet I highly recommend you go and see it. As you walk in the cinema you are handed your 3D glasses and asked…

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Our Easter Holidays with the Merlin Annual Passes

To say we had a great Easter break is an understatement. Emerson’s school was breaking up for the Easter two weeks, and with renewing our Merlin annual passes a few weeks earlier we knew we wanted to do as many day Merlin day trips as possible over the holiday. We started the holidays off with…

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Our stay at The Legoland Hotel Windsor

Summer 2018 was definitely one to remember, and one of the reasons for this was our stay in the Legoland Hotel Windsor. My friend Hannah and I decided to take the kids to the Legoland Hotel as a surprise over the summer holidays. Keeping this a secret was hard as all we wanted to do…

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