12 Family Friendly Halloween Days Out

It's the time of year for pumpkins and ghouls, so to be seasonal here's a list of some Halloween themed days out and activities that have come to my attention. I always feel the need to do something pumpkiny around this time of year before the leaf-kicking walks really kick off, so here are some … Continue reading 12 Family Friendly Halloween Days Out

Bumbles Family Travels: John F. Kennedy Park and Arboretum

As a child our Sunday drives brought us to one of two places, or so my memory tells me.The first was Hook Lighthouse, where we'd sit and look at the waves in all weathers. The second was inland, to John F. Kennedy Park and Arboretum, or Kennedy Park as we always called it. The visit … Continue reading Bumbles Family Travels: John F. Kennedy Park and Arboretum

Bumbles Family Travels: A Short Break in Belfast

  Our kids are very lucky, their grandparents live in very interesting places, so they get to see a lot of the country just by visiting them. During the Easter holidays in 2014 we took the kids to visit "Grandad in Belfast"(that's what they always call him, rejecting his first or surname for his geographical … Continue reading Bumbles Family Travels: A Short Break in Belfast