Explore London for £1 this Bank Holiday

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Ah the Bank Holiday is upon us, can you feel it in the air? Rather than have this Bank Holiday weekend leave your bank account wincing in agony, treat it to a cheap and cheerful trip to London. If you have kids, this Bank Holiday you will want to hit London as a number of […]

Heritage Open Days | Free Days Out

heritage open days

You guys know how much I love free days out (I even have a series of posts dedicated to them which you can find here) so of course I had to tell you that from tomorrow (Thurs 11th Sept 2014) through until Sunday (14th Sept 2014) you’ll be able to experience free days out across […]

SPOTTED: Cheap Travel Neck Pillow

cheap travel pillow for neck

If you’re anything like me your neck is a mardy (yikes, 12 years up here and I’ve gone all northern) cow, so when it comes to travel, a neck pillow is essential for a long journey. So listen here petal, I picked up a great bargain from Poundworld last week. This cheap travel neck pillow […]

Free Days Out: St. Bees Beach

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When we went to the lake district we asked the hotel receptionist for lovely, free places to visit and he recommended St.Bees. Neither of us had a heard of this small seaside village so we decided to check it out straight away. A small village just south of Whitehaven, St.Bees didn’t take long for us […]

Wandering in Whitehaven

whitehaven sea

I have a special place in my heart for long forgotten, slightly crumbly seaside towns and one I’ve always wanted to visit is Whitehaven. I’d never quite made it up there, so I was chuffed to bits to find the town was a mere seven miles from our hotel (about which I blogged here in […]