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Diggerland (Kent) – playing on a construction site

Diggerland (Kent) – playing on a construction site

Last year we spent some of the Tesco Clubcard vouchers to buy tickets to Diggerland Kent. And my son (who was 3 years at the time) loved it so much that he periodically reminds us of that place and asks to go there. Luckily, Diggerland […]

London City Airport – for all the little plane fans

London City Airport – for all the little plane fans

Both my kids love planes. Before he was 1, my son saw a soft toy in a petrol station while we were fueling the car and he fell in love with the toy: it was a blue airplane from the movie “Planes” (which we’ve never […]

Almost 3 months on Instagram

Almost 3 months on Instagram

On the 1st of May 2017 I posted the first photo on Instagram. Since then, I’ve posted 59 more photos, therefore around 20 photos/month. I know some of my readers don’t use this application, and I also know I want to keep these photos no […]

Our family’s DYI project: a motorhome

Our family’s DYI project: a motorhome

We love travelling. We have always enjoyed discovering new places, encountering new people, admiring new views and leaning about other cultures. And we used to dream of going on a trip with a caravan, all the way to Japan. Yes, through all the Asia! Obviously, […]

Museum of Carriages in Maidstone – a ride back into history

Museum of Carriages in Maidstone – a ride back into history

Having a lovely Saturday in front of us and no plans, I decided to look on the map and pick a town in which we hadn’t been before. And my choice was Maidstone. The family was thrilled. Well, not at first, but after pulling the ace […]

Mini Run 2017 in London

Mini Run 2017 in London

London to Brighton Mini Run is a lovely event that took place this past weekend. It is an event that is held annually since 1985 and it is organised by the London & Surrey Mini Owners Club. The run starts from Crystal Palace Park in London on […]

Giant in a miniature village – Bekonscot Model Village

Giant in a miniature village – Bekonscot Model Village

Beaconsfield is located 23.6 miles / 38 km WNW of London (or 18 minutes drive from Heathrow) and is home to a lovely miniature museum in open-air, called Bekonscot Model Village, “the world’s oldest and original model village” as said on their website. Created by Roland […]

Experiencing Legoland in April 2017

Experiencing Legoland in April 2017

We visited Legoland last weekend. This post is about how the day was and it includes photos and some helpful tips in case you plan to spend a day-out there. My son likes Lego but this is not the reason we chose to go to […]