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    Lego Village Legoland

    We recently visited Legoland, Windsor.  It had been on our radar for a while and when we saw discount tickets in the paper we jumped at the chance to save a bit of money in the process.

    We’d heard good things about this theme park and thought our kids would enjoy it as they love their Duplo.  From the website there looked as though there was a lot to see and do for our young children, and enough to hold our interest as adults.

  • Warwick Castle is under siege.  It 1642 and the middle of the English Civil War and Royalists are camped outside the castle, held by Parliamentarians.  The invaders have bought cannon with them…

  • Just off the south coast of the westernmost tip of Cornwall lies the tiny island of St Michael’s Mount.  You’ve probably heard of its doppelgänger, Mont St. Michel in France, and…

  • Imagine what it must be like to discover something lost to living memory. Rather like Mary Lennox stumbling across her secret garden in Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic, the Lost Gardens…