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The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Cornwall

The Lost Gardens of Heligan, located near St Austell and Mevagissey is Europe’s largest garden restoration project.  Why is it a restoration project? To understand that you need to understand a little of the garden’s past: a story filled with joy and sadness.  Originally encompassing the house and gardens, the Heligan Estate was all owned …

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Review of Northwood Fairy Sanctuary, North Yorkshire

Located just 20 minutes outside York, Northwood Fairy Sanctuary has existed for generations but it has only recently opened its doors to the public to come in and escape from the real world for a while and delight in its tranquil and inspiring setting. Northwood is the product of a labour of love by owners, …

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Beach Holiday with Kids – 5 Great things to do in Bibione, Italy

Winter is the best time to plan your next summer holiday. You may already have been a lot of places, and start getting bored. So, where will be the perfect next stop? Let’s go and find a new destination – Bibione, in Italy. NB: Advertisement Feature Bibione is a seaside resort in the north-east of …

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The Gruffalo Trail – Alice Holt Forest

Ting Dalton writes a fab blog with wonderful photos in called Travel Monkey and can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey. If your Mini Travellers like The Gruffalo have a read of our post about Delamere Forest and the Theatre Review too by BrummyMummyof2. It was some time ago that I discovered that The Gruffalo by Julia …

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Picket Pods Cowbridge – Camping but not as you know it!

Picket Pods Cowbridge is camping but not as you know it! Find out how we got on and what we loved about Picket Pods. Each year on August bank holiday weekend, together with two other families sporting eight offspring between us, it has become tradition to pack three vehicles with bikes, stoves, tents, deckchairs, body boards, …

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