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Cosy under Canvas – Glamping near Hay-on-Wye

Cosy under Canvas – Glamping near Hay-on-Wye

Globalmouse writer Fiona experiences some real luxury glamping near Hay-on-Wye: At about five miles away, we knew we would be in for a treat. We turned off the main road signposted “Cosy under Canvas Glamping” and were immediately reassured that this would be a little less air bed and a little more goose down duvet! […]

A day out at Folly Farm, Pembrokeshire ( A winter visit)

A day out at Folly Farm, Pembrokeshire ( A winter visit)

Folly Farm is packed to the rafters with family fun. There’s a huge amount to see and you can be rest assured that there will be something for all ages of children here, and even a bit of nostalgia thrown in for grown ups too. From small beginnings in the late 1980s, the park which is […]

Marriott Hotel, Cardiff – Hotel Review

Marriott Hotel, Cardiff – Hotel Review

  Staying in the Cardiff Marriott has rediscovered Cardiff for us. It’s located in a really vibrant area full of great restaurants, cafes and covered markets. It leads naturally through to the main shopping street and centre of the city as well as straight down to the amazing Cardiff Castle. Cardiff Marriott Hotel  – Hotel […]

Cardiff Castle – a packed family day out

Cardiff Castle – a packed family day out

  Cardiff Castle is a family day out filled with lots of surprises. At its heart is a medieval castle set high up on a hill, complete with Mott and Bailey, drawbridge and moat. But there’s plenty more besides including a Victorian mansion, war-time air raid shelters to explore and vast grounds for children to run, […]

UK Short Break – Cardiff – Doctor Who

UK Short Break – Cardiff – Doctor Who

  We love Cardiff, it’s a wonderful city full of Castles, history and fabulous shopping. But this trip was all about one thing, and one thing only!! Get your sonic screwdrivers at the ready (!) we’re off on an adventure! 1. What we did! Doctor Who has flown his Tardis down to a new exhibition […]