"Remember, Remember the fifth of November....Gunpowder, Treason and Plot. I see no reason why Gunpowder treason should ever be forgot." This very famous English rhyme, written about one of Britain's most famous events in it's history - the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 - is still well known to young people today. Guy or Guido Fawkes,… Continue reading Five steps to the Fifth…..Gunpowder, Treason, Plot and all that….
For some of our teens 2018/2019 is an important school year - exam year. Exams may be a few months off, but the pressure is already being felt. Our way of helping our tribe to recharge and take a break from revision is by being together and getting out and about and thankfully Westonbirt is… Continue reading Why you should visit Westonbirt….NOW.
Why should i go and see a load of old stones? A questions which some young people might ask if you suggest going to visit the UNESCO world heritage site at Stonehenge, just outside of Salisbury in Wiltshire. In a way, if you haven't visited a site like Stonehenge, you could be wrong in thinking… Continue reading Fancy transporting your teens from the Digital Age to the Stone Age?
Following on from Part I of do's and don'ts when it comes to packing for your Walt Disney World holiday.......here is the second part of our blog post. Enjoy! Do pack Skin So Soft from Avon. Now also available at Amazon, which is sometimes easier than finding a local Avon representative these days, Skin So… Continue reading Wondering what to pack for Disney? Do’s and Dont’s (Part 2)
Knowing what to pack when you go on holiday to Walt Disney World can be a challenge. For some people, it can also be quite stressful, particularly first time Disney guests who haven't experienced how changeable the weather is out thereat times, and therefore are at a bit of a loss as know what to… Continue reading Wondering what to pack for Disney? Do’s and Dont’s (Part 1)
As regular visitors to Walt Disney World, we have been fortunate enough to give our tribe some unforgettable, long haul, family holidays, but we also want our children to have different experiences of visiting other parts of the world, where they are introduced to broader aspects of cultures, beliefs, languages and different ways of life… Continue reading How would you describe the perfect day in Bergerac? Read our’s here….
SS Great Britain and the Matthew Most of us will have heard of the saying 'Shipshape and Bristol Fashion' and finding out about Bristol's rich maritime history is a great way to acquaint yourselves with this vibrant and diverse city. As a child I can remember visiting the SS Great Britain and have vivid memories… Continue reading Why Bristol is really “Gert Lush”?