We are always on the look out for exciting new places to visit. Whilst googling things to do and see in Derbyshire I came across Lumsdale Falls! Located just outside Matlock on the very edge of the Peak District we couldn’t resist a visit as it’s only an hour’s drive. Lumsdale Falls is located in the Lumsdale Valley. The valley is home to a series of magnificent waterfalls, ponds and…

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Last weekend we decided to make the most of the beautiful sunny weather. We headed for one of our favourite National Trust estates. Calke Abbey estate is located in Derbyshire (near Ashby de la Zouch) and it offers a wealth of different experiences for the whole family. We have taken National Trust membership this year so will definitely be making the most of it! I will probably do a blog…

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We have spent the last two days exploring the picturesque Yorkshire town of Whitby. Whitby is famous for being a vibrant fishing village and it does not disappoint. Yesterday was bank holiday Monday and typically everywhere was absolutely jammed packed! Parking is a premium on days like this, it’s also quite expensive at £5 for 4 hours. Eventually we found parking and headed off to wander the streets. First on…

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We are currently in the gorgeous Yorkshire town of Whitby, it’s been years since we’ve been up in this part of England and we couldn’t wait to show L some of the beautiful coast line. Yesterday we drove the 5 miles from Whitby to Robin Hoods Bay. This sleepy sea side town in known for its lovely family friendly beaches, fossil finds and coastal walks. I would recommend parking in…

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During our recent visit to London we spent a day taking in the sights and sounds of the South Bank area. We had booked to visit Shreks Adventure so we headed in early and enjoyed the gorgeous sunshine! It was super busy being Easter Saturday so after weaving our way over Westminster bridge and back and checking out the London Eye our tummies wanted food. We we’re intitally worried we…

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