Hampshire

Common People Festival, 2015, Southampton Common – a weekend of family fun

Common People Festival, 2015, Southampton Common – a weekend of family fun

Globalmouse writer Louise attended the very first Common People Festival in May 2015: I wasn’t sure what we would find at the first Common People Festival, on Southampton Common, in the heart of Southampton. It’s a two-day festival – but with no camping. We are used to pitching our tent, and then heading out, mainly […]

Sunset Party in the Park at Marwell Wildlife – review and competition

Sunset Party in the Park at Marwell Wildlife – review and competition

  Globalmouse writer Louise shares her family’s experiences at the Sunset Party at Marwell Wildlife. Marwell Zoo’s Party in the Park is a great chance to look around the park after the usual opening hours, but with a party atmosphere. As well as talks from the animal keepers, we watched meerkats having their tea, bounced […]

Marwell Hotel, Hampshire, England – Hotel Review

Marwell Hotel, Hampshire, England – Hotel Review

  In the beautiful Hampshire countryside and right next to Marwell Wildlife Park, the Marwell Hotel is a really interesting hotel – it almost feels like you’re part of the forest when staying here! Marwell Hotel – Hotel and Location: Literally on the doorstep of Marwell Wildlife Park the hotel is made up of a […]

Marwell Wildlife – a roaring day out – review

Marwell Wildlife – a roaring day out – review

  As we arrived at Marwell Wildlife, I was intrigued about why it wasn’t called Marwell Zoo. In fact many people had said to me, “Oh, are you going to the Zoo?” when I told them that we were heading for Marwell. As soon as you are through the gates it becomes clear that this […]