UK

Travel and days out in the UK offer a chance for readers to learn our tips and tricks from travel reviews and tips for fun days out that the whole family will enjoy. Here you will find toddler-friendly and child-friendly staycations and day trips in the UK as well as seasonal travel reviews. Chilling with Lucas blog offers a wide range of UK travel reviews including how to travel on a budget and resources such as caravanning in the North of England. If you are looking for UK travel tips you will find advice on things like how to prepare your four-berth caravan for the autumn season. You can read about our travel plans and tips about seasonal staycation parks such as Bluestone, Wales and day trips to Coral Island, Blackpool. For family days out and travel reviews we think it’s important to find places to visit for every budget and showcase a range of things to do in the UK. Chilling with Lucas has plenty of days out reviews for the North West of England for families and couples alike from a first time trip to the Opera to family-friendly theatre reviews. Perhaps you are looking for a fun girls day out in the UK such as a relaxing spa break at The Club and Spa Chester or Tree Top Trek Manchester. If you are travelling with kids you could consider taking them to watch In the night garden live or if you are going to the capital and want to plan things to do with kids in London. This travel in the UK category on the blog is bound to help you find something to help you with any UK based travel planning. There are plenty of things to do in the UK depending on where you are and Chilling with Lucas blog has a great range of fun, family-friendly travel content.

CBBC Summer Social review

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CBBC Summer Social review Lucas and S watering wild flowerd

  A few weeks ago we were invited* to the CBBC Summer Social at Croxteth Country Park in Liverpool. The festival is aimed at 6-12 year olds and had a host of CBBC stars as well as international music acts.     I went with Lucas who is 3, my friend and her daughter who […] Read more…

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CBeebies Land, Alton Towers review

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CBeebies Land, Alton Towers review. Lucas stood outside the octonauts ride entrance smiling

  We were very lucky to be sent* some tickets to visit Alton Towers by 365 Tickets. The theme park is known for its  ground breaking rollercoasters, beautiful gardens and endless family fun, three hotels, a wacky Waterpark, a luxurious Spa and zany Extraordinary Golf.     We spent the full day in CBeebies Land, from […] Read more…

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A day of fun at Blackpool Tower

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Blackpool Tower Lucas is at the top of the tower looking through the glass, you can see a pier, beach and sea in background

  Last week we were invited* to spend the day in Blackpool Tower. Blackpool Tower offer a Blackpool Big Ticket that gives you admission to the Tower Eye and 4D cinema, the Tower Ballroom, the Tower Dungeon, Jungle Jim’s, the Tower Circus as well as Madame Tussaud’s and Sealife Blackpool! You are never going to […] Read more…

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Budget friendly family days out in London

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  If you’re visiting London this Summer with family, you may want to know some of the best family hotels in London or prefer to stay the Serviced Apartments Canary Wharf are situated by the River Thames and include built-in entertainment system, free wi-fi, a cafe and gym to have fun whilst in a comfortable […] Read more…

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Llangollen International Eisteddfod review

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  Last Friday we were invited* to Llangollen for their International Eisteddfod. Every summer since 1947 Llangollen has staged one of the world’s most inspirational cultural festivals. It is six days of singing, dancing, competitions, performances and international peace and friendship.     We didn’t really know what to expect but were looking forward to […] Read more…

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Geronimo Festival 2018 review

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Geronimo Festival 2018 review

  Having attended Geronimo Festival the last 2 years and camping for the first time last year I was looking forward to going with Lucas being older this time. The festival was well sign posted and the car park was well attended. We exchanged our tickets for wrist bands at a kiosk in the car park […] Read more…

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