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National Trust Places to Visit in Hampshire with Kids

Discover some amazing National Trust days out with Kids in Hampshire and find out why they make an amazing day out with kids. We love National Trust days out here at Mini Travellers and we were surprised to learn the other day that some people still don’t think their properties are suitable …

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Recommended National Trust Properties in Northumberland with Kids

Northumberland is home to some incredible National Trust properties but which ones are kid friendly? We’ve put together a list of some of our recommended National Trust properties in Northumberland to visit with Kids for you below! NB: This post has been created in collaboration with Cottages in Northumberland If …

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The play area at Beningbrough Hall, featured in my guide of National Trust days out with children in Yorkshire.
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Recommended National Trust Places with Playgrounds

Here are our recommended National Trust Places with Playgrounds The National Trust has put children at the heart of a lot of their properties over the last few years and if your last experience of a visit was when you were a child then you need to go back, as things …

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#UKexplore September 2018

We’ve had some lovely Autumn days this September. Yes the rain has come back with some force at times but there have also been fabulous days too. When I am exploring the UK I tag all my UK days out photographs #UKexplore on Instagram and if you aren’t following me …

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National Trust Half Term Events in the North West

Whether it’s spectacular landscapes ablaze with colour or dark moody skies over ravaging seas, autumn is a time to feast your eyes on the wonders of the natural world. And with all kinds of events from bat detecting and wild crafts to Hallowe’en trails and pumpkinfests, it’ll be hard for …

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Things to do with Kids at your local National Trust this Autumn Half Term

Whether it’s spectacular landscapes ablaze with colour or dark moody skies over ravaging seas, autumn is a time to feast your eyes on the wonders of the natural world. And with all kinds of events from bat detecting and wild crafts to Hallowe’en trails and pumpkinfests, it’ll be hard for …

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#UKexplore August 2018

Whilst the weather has now turned the Summer of 2018 is going to go down in history I think. We’ve had so many lovely sunny days and it’s been lovely seeing all your photos tagged #ukexplore as you’ve been out and about around the UK. When I am exploring the …

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Cragside, Northumberland

Cragside has long been one of our family’s favourite days out. I have many happy memories of days there as a child and love seeing my children experiencing the same.    It is a National Trust property just outside Rothbury in Northumberland and the house was the first to be …

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#UKexplore May 2018

Once again in May we haven’t spent a lot of time exploring the UK, to be honest in between Malawi, Lisbon and our week in Turkey at the end of the month we haven’t been around a lot! When I am exploring the UK I tag all my UK days …

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#Ukexplore April 2018

I’ve got to be honest we haven’t spent a lot of time in the UK in April. We went to Malawi on the 3rd April and didn’t get back until the 19th which hasn’t left a lot of time for exploring the UK. We did have a lovely day out …

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#UKexplore March 2018

We had a fantastic day out exploring in Wales with Visit Wales during March but really March has involved quite a lot of birthday parties and not much outdoor fun UK fun. the weather has been up until last weekend too wintery hasn’t it. I tag all my UK days …

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100 Amazing National Trust Days Out With Kids

Discover some amazing National Trust days out with Kids and find out why they make an amazing day out with kids. We love National Trust days out here at Mini Travellers and we were surprised to learn the other day that some people still don’t think their properties are suitable for …

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Easter Egg Hunts in the North West 2018 | National Trust Properties
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Easter Egg Hunts in the North West 2018 | National Trust Properties

National Trust Easter Egg Hunts in the North West! It’s that time of the year again when the National Trust team up with Cadburys to offer you and your kids an outdoor adventure with cadburys chocolate eggs! What more could you want. There are over 250 hunts across England, Scotland, Wales …

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#UKexplore February 2018

Hasn’t February flown by! We spent part of February in Porto so managed to see some sun, but it’s now back to the freezing cold and snow again. Crazy UK weather does however make for some lovely photos. I hope you had time to get out and about and explore, …

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#UKexplore January 2018

Welcome to UKexplore for 2018. It’s been a long month in some ways but in other ways I can’t believe we’ve finished the first month of 2018 already! There has been a LOT of rain but also along side that some bright sunny yet cold days that have been fun …

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Ilam Park to Dovedale Stepping Stones | National Trust

Whilst we were away at Sandybrook Lodges in the Peak District we planned to walk from Ilam Park to Dovedale Stepping Stones. We visited Sandybrook Lodges in the Peak District in the first week of 2018 and had some really terrible weather for a lot of the time. We made …

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#UKexplore December 2017

We spent Christmas Day visiting Santa in Lapland and we made so many memories. We saw more snow than I had ever seen before and enjoyed some real close family time. December has seen a lot of snow in the UK too and many of the photos I’ve picked below …

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#UKexplore November 2017

We’ve been away in November and the weekends have seen lots of kids parties seemingly leaving no time for walks in the country or down by the beach. The weather hasn’t really been that kind to us either, so my Instagram has really seen photos of sunnier climes than of …

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#UKexplore October 2017

October has been a funny month, full of lovely moments but also some crazy busy stressful times too.  I celebrated mny 40th which was amazing and you can see some photos here if you want to see what we got up to, we also had a wonderful week in Wales …

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Attingham Park at Halloween | National Trust Days Out

During our week in Newtown in Wales we decided to drive an hour to visit Attingham Park National Trust as it came highly recommended by other parents. Having checked on the website and realising that there was a Spooky Trail on, I packed the bag of fancy dress I had added …

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Tatton Park at Halloween | National Trust Days Out

Find out what’s on at Tatton Park at Halloween and whether you should go! I visited Tatton Park at Halloween with my three children (11, 9 and 7). There were Halloween activities in the Old Hall, Mansion House, Gardens and the Farm. We started at the Old Hall, which is set …

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#UKexplore September 2017

We’ve had a crazy busy September with the return to school and lots of new clubs and activities to settle into.  We’ve also had a weekend away at Center Parcs and been to The Good Life Experience in Chester for the first time. I’ve loved seeing photos that have started …

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