Oslo Fjord Sightseeing Tour

It’s true, Oslo Fjord doesn’t have the towering snow capped peaks like it’s friends (shhh dont tell) in the north but it’s no less instagramable! Norways capital city sits at the crest of a 100km long inlet of water, known as the Oslo Fjord. One of the busiest waterways in Europe, this narrow wedge connects Oslo to the North Sea. Dotted with picture perfect tiny islands, lighthouses, colourful summer houses…

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Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Oslo – Business Room Review

We love Oslo there’s no denying it, we have visited numerous times. The culture, the laid back charm, the friendly locals and the coffee (yes the coffee) just keep us returning. Have you ever felt that way about a city or country? During a recent weekend trip we chose to stay at the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Oslo for two nights. Having stayed at a number of Radisson Blu hotels…

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Exploring Dunster and walking the Tall Tree Trail – Somerset 

Over the October half term break we visited Butlins in Somerset for three nights. We were really keen to try and explore some of the area whilst we were down there. In reality though we got caught up in the Butlins bubble and didn’t leave the resort at all for three days. On the way home we decided we wanted to venture into the Exmoor National Park for the day.…

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Butlins Minehead Seaside Apartment Review

Over the October half term break we visited Butlins Minehead for three nights. We’ve been to Butlins (Minehead and Skegness) a fair few times previously and it’s honestly one of our favourite places. I will be doing a separate post about our visit but for this post I’m just going to focus on the accommodation. One of the best things about the Butlins resorts is the variety of accommodation that…

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Mattel Play! Liverpool

Since he was very little L has always been a massive fan of Thomas the Tank Engine and Fireman Sam. Even now at 6 he still plays with his Thomas trains and tracks and his Fireman Sam figurines. When we were invited to visit Mattel Play! in Liverpool we were delighted. Mattel Play! is a 13000 square foot interactive play centre nestled in corner of the iconic Albert Dock in…

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