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Days out in England

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Fun day trip ideas based on our family experiences #travel #daysout #england #familyfun #experiences

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I have noticed that whereas our children (and many people say the same about their offspring) love to be taken to amusement parks and other places, they end up being very tired, and sometimes not s… Days Out In England, Very Tired, Amusement Parks, Staycation, Day Trip, Monument Valley, Wanderlust, Children, Places

staycation wanderlust – fitness and fun locally

I have noticed that whereas our children (and many people say the same about their offspring) love to be taken to amusement parks and other places, they end up being very tired, and sometimes not s…

Relaxing in the Quintessentially English Landscape Gardens - Skimbaco Lifestyle Days Out In England, English Landscape Garden, Tudor Cottage, Lifestyle Online, English Countryside, European Travel, Day Trip, Garden Landscaping, Family Travel

Relaxing in the Quintessentially English Landscape Gardens - Skimbaco Lifestyle | online magazine

Welcome to the quintessentially English landscape garden! You probably already know what the essence of the English garden is – unlike the formal and symmetrical French garden, the English ones are more natural. I always thought of quaint little tudor cottages surrounded by endless amount of colourful flowers, all happily mixed together. And yes, that […]

Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens in Kent is a lovely family visit destination Days Out In England, Day Trip, Castle, Gardens, Sky, Spring, Travel, Beautiful, Heaven

going local: spring in sissinghurst castle and gardens in kent

I am dreaming of spring: blue skies, sunshine, first flowers of the year. Yesterday we got a glimpse of that when the sky cleared for about 2 hours, but otherwise this winter has been the wettest s…

feature - South Foreland lighthouse by the White Cliffs of Dover, Kent, England Days Out In England, Dover Kent, White Cliffs Of Dover, Kent England, Day Trip, Lighthouse, Touring, Beautiful Places, Castle

instagram travel through england’s kent with #igtravelthursday

Welcome to touring parts of the garden of England, my home county Kent. Kent is a truly beautiful place full of castles, ruins, gardens, quaint little villages – plus of course beaches too.…

Happy IG Travel Thursday – today we are stepping away from my current home county Kent all the way to Berkshire – then again, from London it’s just a stone’s throw away (and… Days Out In England, Windsor Castle, Day Trip, London, Building, Travel, Instagram, Viajes, Buildings

instagram road trip to windsor on #igtravelthursday

Happy IG Travel Thursday – today we are stepping away from my current home county Kent all the way to Berkshire – then again, from London it’s just a stone’s throw away (and…

Town of Windsor and Royal Palace Windsor Castle Days Out In England, Windsor Castle, Royal Palace, Day Trip, Countryside, London, Explore, Mansions, History

history comes alive in windsor castle

A weekend in historic city of Windsor, which is still the home of current Royal Family – and one of the largest castles in the world – a dream come true. There is something special abou…

We have finally started to explore National Trust properties outside Kent, Surrey and Sussex (because we have now seen most of them at least once) and headed towards the Shires for a weekend –… Days Out In England, South East England, Colonial Williamsburg, Luxor Egypt, National Trust, Future City, British Library, Pompeii, Albania

temples of west wycombe park

We have finally started to explore National Trust properties outside Kent, Surrey and Sussex (because we have now seen most of them at least once) and headed towards the Shires for a weekend –…

going local: enchanting doddington place gardens in sittingbourne Days Out In England, Private Garden, Day Trip, Garden Sculpture, Gardens, Places, Outdoor Decor, Travel, Viajes

going local: enchanting doddington place gardens in sittingbourne

I have just made this discovery – after years of wondering what kind of place it might be I finally took the drive to the nearby private gardens called Doddington Place Gardens (located betwe…

going local: enchanting doddington place gardens in sittingbourne Days Out In England, Private Garden, Day Trip, Enchanted, Golf Courses, Gardens, Places, Travel, Viajes

going local: enchanting doddington place gardens in sittingbourne

I have just made this discovery – after years of wondering what kind of place it might be I finally took the drive to the nearby private gardens called Doddington Place Gardens (located betwe…

Knole House is in the middle of Sevenoaks and surrounded by Knole Park, a deer park. This was used as a hunting lodge by Henry VIII and the interior is worth touring. Days Out In England, Uk Summer, Castles In England, English Castles, Kent England, Deer Park, Day Trip, Great Britain, Touring

going local: morning walk in knole park in sevenoaks

Some of us are lucky in terms of having a lovely estate to go to for walks almost in the back garden. Today I had a walk in the grounds of the lovely Knole Park with a friend, enjoying the scenery,…

Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent, England Days Out In England, Wild Animal Park, Kent England, Wine Country, Day Trip, The Locals, Fun, Travel, Animals

going local: wild animal encounters in port lympne

When we lived in California we loved the Safari West visit we did in the wine country, and thought that we should check out the local offerings for wild animals parks. I found out that the Aspinall…

Flying Kites in South Foreland lighthouse - Dover, Kent Days Out In England, Dover Kent, Kite Flying, Kent England, Kites, Run Around, Time Out, Three Kids, Day Trip

kites at the lighthouse

FIrst there was one flying kites, then two. We took a time-out for scones and a soak in the sun with ice cream – and then it was three: three kids of ours laughing, running around and flying …

Tower of London - family fun in historic palace by River Thames Days Out In England, Tower Of London, River Thames, Day Trip, Palace, Louvre, Mansions, House Styles, Building

destination tower of london

I must confess that despite having lived in the centre of London, I did not at the time have much time for sightseeing. It’s now time to start playing catch up and also start introducing our …

Bedgebury Pinetum near Tonbridge, Kent, England - perfect family day out in the nature: hiking, biking, go ape trails and multiple playgrounds! Family Fun Day, Family Days Out, Days Out In England, Conifer Forest, Go Ape, Kent England, Playgrounds, Day Trip, Good Day

going local: fun day at bedgebury pinetum in goudhurst

My first ever visit to a pinetum – yes, I’ve seen some as part of larger gardens, but I was a bit skeptical whether a conifer forest can really be that much fun. I am happy to report no…