A trip to the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich with kids

A trip to the National Maritime Museum …

Considering a trip to Greenwich with kids? We recently took our boys, aged six and three, to the National Maritime Museum in London. It’s part of the Royal Museums Greenwich which includes the Cutty Sark,…

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A boat trip on the River Thames aboard the Paddle Steamer Waverley

A boat trip on the River Thames …

Have you taken a boat trip on the River Thames? Ever since taking a tour of London’s Tower Bridge, my six year old son has been desperate to see the bridge lift, ideally from a…

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Milestones Museum Hampshire

Milestones Museum Hampshire

Housed in a former aircraft hanger, incongruously located next to a bowling alley and cinema complex in Basingstoke’s leisure park is one of my family’s favourite rainy day haunts: Milestones Museum of Living History. Here, toddlers can dash across a cobbled…

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Review: Duxford Imperial War Museum

Review: Duxford Imperial War Museum

Rather predictably, my five year old son is coming home from school with an ever increasing interest in guns, bombs and tanks. So I decided to channel this enthusiasm with a trip to Duxford Imperial…

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A Quick Trip to the National Gallery in London

A Quick Trip to the National Gallery …

As with many things involving small children, a little bit goes a long way when it comes to visiting a gallery or a museum. I took my two boys, aged five and three, to the…

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Vivaldi’s Four Seasons with James Mayhew: review

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons with James Mayhew: …

Earlier this month we paid our first visit to Broadway Theatre in Letchworth for a children’s classical music concert: Vivaldi’s Four Seasons. Not very child friendly you might presume, but this was a concert with…

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A Trip to St Paul’s Cathedral with kids

A Trip to St Paul’s Cathedral …

Ever since visiting the Fire! Fire! exhibition at the Museum of London last year, my five year old son has been keen to visit St Paul’s Cathedral which was destroyed during the 1666 Great Fire…

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City breaks with kids: tips and destination ideas

City breaks with kids: tips and destination …

City breaks with kids If pre-kids you were a keen traveller, you will no doubt be mourning the loss of the city break which for many parents no longer seems possible with little ones in…

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