Exploring Manchester Museum

As part of my feature ‘Summer Holidays on a Budget’ this post recounts our visit today to the Manchester Museum.…

Close Encounters: A Visit to Longleat Safari Park

If there is any place in the UK that truly is a family attraction, it is Longleat Safari Park. This…

Family Road Trip on a Budget

It might not seem the most sensible thing to do with a teen and a toddler, but we quite often…

A Family Visit to Old Wardour Castle

On our family road trip to Wiltshire last month, we had a few spare hours and were armed with a…

Celebrating the Summer Solstice at Stonehenge

Last week I was fortunate enough to have visited Stonehenge for the fourth time. The place has a real energy…

A Family Visit to Stonehenge

Some key facts Building of the stone circle began about 5000 years ago. The final stages of the structure we…