Otterburn lodges, The Snug, review – pet friendly lodge with a hot tub

We have just got back from a wonderful 37 hour stay in Northumberland at the Otterburn lodges on the Otterburn Hall Estate. In this post, I’m going to tell you all about what we thought of the lodge we stayed…

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Wild camping near North East England

Long time followers of the blog will know that we love family camping. We usually do a couple of music festivals as a family each summer but clearly that is not an option this year in the midst of the…

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#AD: What we thought of the self-guided heritage walk of Newcastle upon Tyne with Curious About

Last week we did a self-guided heritage walk of Newcastle upon Tyne with Curious About through Fantastic for Families, this blog post is all about how we found the experience. Fantastic for Families As regular readers will know, we are…

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AD: A mini-break at the Northumberland Coast to visit Bamburgh Castle – where to stay and visit

Last week a good friend of mine (we met up a tree aged 10, those were the days) got married at Newton Hall in Northumberland. Congrats Jess and Gaz! As it’s about an hour from where we live we decided…

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AD: Top tips for Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic this Autumn

It’s that time again – tickets are now on sale for this year’s Disney on Ice. This will now be our 4th year in a row of going along to watch the show at what is now called, Utilita Arena…

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