The Medieval Banquet, London, UK

Throughout the meal we were entertained by various acts. There were singers, jesters, jugglers, dancers, acrobats and live medieval music. The acts moved around so you could always see and you got to see everything.


Dunes Splash World, Southport, UK

Splash World Southport isn’t as big as the larger indoor water parks in the UK but as leisure pools go it is really fun. The slides are really good and make the visit definitely worthwhile!

South Lakes Safari Zoo

We went for a walk and bumped into some emu’s! We offered them some food but I don’t think they were too hungry so we posed for pictures with them instead and left them to it.

Lakeland caravan 

After quickly unpacking, the first job was to make the beds. This caused both great hilarity and achievement as, even if a little unconventionally, everyone managed to put their sheets and duvet covers on!

Staircase House, Stockport, UK

Staircase House is an interactive museum in Stockport,UK. It is a restored 15th century townhouse famous for its staircase although we went for the rest of the house and used the lift!  The house has recreated rooms from 15th -20th century and was brilliant fun to explore! We were given audio guides to take with…

Florida Water Tours, St. Augustine, Florida

I saw a dolphin watching trip with Florida water tours on Groupon and it was too good a deal to miss so I snapped it up and off we went.  I thought I had read on the website that you could take your own food and we were really hungry so we popped to the…

Three great Disney Park chill out rides!

Sometimes, even with a disability pass the Disney parks and rides can get hot and crowded. Here is my roundup of three great rides which will appeal to children that like transport, cool you off and provide some chill out time! The Walt Disney World Railroad at Magic Kingdom will appeal to anyone that likes…

The Old Nags Head, Edale, UK

A short walk up the hill from Edale railway station, The Old Nags head in  Derbyshire marks the start of the Pennine Way. In fact whilst we were in there a group were celebrating the return of two people who had walked the whole Pennine Way over the last couple of weeks!  The Old Nags…

Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Odditorium, St Augustine, Florida

Robert L Ripley was born in 1890. He grew up to become a famous adventurer, cartoonist and reporter. He was also a collector of many interesting and unusual things which he found on his travels. He searched the world for exotic artifacts and unusual or unbelievable stories to feature in his cartoons. When Ripley died…

The Blackpool World Fireworks Championships 2017

Every year in Blackpool, countries from around the world compete against each other to win the World Fireworks Championships! Over a series of Friday evenings the seafront becomes the audience for amazing and breathtaking, totally free, firework displays! Tonight we went to check it out and watch South Africa’s entry! We decided to combine watching…