Brompton Lakes Luxury Lodges Review

This weekend, I spent a few fab days in the Yorkshire Dales at Brompton Lakes, a small development of luxury eco-lodges. We were invited to review the site by Holiday at Home, and I took the opportunity to enjoy a much-needed getaway with some of my very favourite blogging friends. Brompton…

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How Much Can You Save with a Family & Friends Railcard?

Parenting is all about balance, isn’t it? Like on the one hand, we want to give our little ones special half-term days out and magical memories. And on the other hand, we like having money left at the end of the month. Let’s face it, days out in the UK…

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Warwick Castle: Glamping in Knight’s Village

If you’re heading to Warwick Castle this summer, why not extend your stay at the Knight’s Village, in one of the Warwick Castle glamping tents?  Glamping at The Knight’s Village Back in the day, my Dad was a scout leader. My childhood featured a lot of camping. The sort of…

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A Last Minute Break in Scotland

For the last week of the school holidays, I was home alone. Rather than staring at the walls, I took the chance to join the rest of the Whittle clan for a few days on their annual trip to Scotland. Way back in 1976, my grandparents spotted six wooden cabins…

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CLC World Holiday Review

This weekend we headed North of the Border, to Duchally Country Estate in Perthshire. Duchally (pronounced ‘duckerly‘ rather than ‘doo–cally‘) is a hotel and self-catering holiday resort a few miles from Gleneagles. Just an hour’s drive from Glasgow or Edinburgh, it’s a fab location to explore the heart of Scotland. I’ll start by…

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