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Just So Festival 2014 – Just So Much Fun

A guest post by Baby Isabella who blogs at http://www.dearmummyblog.com and can be found on twitter @dear_mummy. We love the top ten festival tips in this write up. August 15th – August 17th 2014 Dear mummy, phew! What a weekend we’ve just had! We travelled 3 hours up to Cheshire for the …

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Reddish Vale Animal Farm, Stockport

Tucked away down a country lane in Reddish, South Manchester is Reddish Vale Farm. The small animal farm is attached to a Riding School which also does birthday parties and whilst it doesn’t look like much when you pull up outside, it kept our gang of kids (ranging from 2 …

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Trentham Monkey Forest, Stoke

A day trip post by the lovely Laura who blogs at mummytoboyz.blogspot.co.uk and can be found on twitter@mummytoboyz.  Whilst we were up north for the Ideal Home Show we stopped off for a visit at Trentham Monkey Forest. The Monkey Forest is a unique attraction near Stoke which opened in 2005 following the success …

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A-Z of Chester Zoo

Those people that know my family know we love Chester Zoo. We go at least once a month if not more. Round our parts once your baby reaches 6 months old it’s time for an annual family pass as it’s incredibly good value. You only have to go three times …

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Brimstage Maze, Wirral – More than a Maze

We are lucky enough to have a fantastic summer attraction near us on the Wirral, Brimstage Maze.  It usually opens just before the summer holidays and stays open until Mid – September.  For the last few years we have bought a summer pass (£25 per visitor, Under 3’s free) and …

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Review: Family Day Out at Beeston Castle, Cheshire

Here at Mini Travellers we are always looking for different days out, and when I asked my 3 year old what she wanted to do when her godfather came up from London she announced that she wanted to climb a mountain. Daddy had just climbed the National 3 peaks for …

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Gruffalo Trail – Delamere Forest

Down at Delamere Forest and plenty of other forests across the UK the Forestry Commission has launched the Gruffalo Trail. On the back of the success of the Stick Man trail last Winter, this is a really simple idea to encourage more people into the deep dark woods. It isn’t …

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Farmer Teds Farm Park, Ormskirk

What a great family day out at Farmer Teds Farm, come rain or shine. Farmer Teds Farm is quite clearly a farm but it is also so much more. Being about an hour away from us, just north of Liverpool we first went earlier this year on our way up …

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Wild Rose Park, Cumbria – A little gem

We have family living in and around Appleby and we usually stay with them, however this time we went with our dog (puppy at the time) and decided to stay in a caravan. We are not into Haven or very lively sites and found this little gem hidden away just …

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Ribby Hall, Lancashire – Review by Center Parcs fans

It is always tricky finding family friendly holiday destinations (hence this blog) especially with toddlers.  After three trips to Center Parcs in two years for short breaks we fancied something different (and a bit cheaper). We live in the North West and the idea of going up to the Fylde …

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Day Trip to Liverpool with Kids

As a local, and someone who drives into Liverpool most days to work, it has taken me a while to write this post.  Could somewhere we visit for a day trip, or somewhere I work, actually end up being my favourite city?  We travel so much that I wasn’t sure. …

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