Christmas

Our Christmas weekend in London 2016

Our Christmas weekend in London 2016

Regular Globalmouse readers will know that we adore taking time out for a Christmas weekend in London. We plan one every year and head up to the big city for some festive fun with theatre, meals out, Christmas experiences and lots of family time. It feels like Christmas is really on its way once we’ve […]

10 of the best advent calendars for kids this Christmas

10 of the best advent calendars for kids this Christmas

Our children love their advent calendars and while they like the chocolate versions there are many more imaginative calendars available now with little treats for each day of Christmas. We have rounded up 10 of the best advent calendars for kids this Christmas (2016). The best advent calendars for kids this Christmas: LEGO Star Wars […]

20 things to do in London with children this Christmas

20 things to do in London with children this Christmas

We adore our Christmas trips to London and head there every year to enjoy the best the capital has to offer. There’s something really special about being in London at Christmastime and we always really look forward to it. With so much always going on we have rounded up our top 20 things to do […]

Hogwarts in the Snow – The making of Harry Potter tour, Warner Brother studios, London

Hogwarts in the Snow – The making of Harry Potter tour, Warner Brother studios, London

The last Harry Potter film was released over four years ago, but stepping inside the actual studios where the movies were made you can be in no doubt that there’s still some special magic in the air. The Warner Brothers’ studios at Leavesden, near to Watford – an hour’s drive from central London – were […]

A pre-Christmas festive weekend in London 2015

A pre-Christmas festive weekend in London 2015

We love our pre-Christmas weekends in London – they are the perfect time and place to feel festive and soak up a really great atmosphere. We always make it up to London and try to take in a show, a nice meal and of course, see Father Christmas too. This year we stayed in the […]