Carsington Water, Derbyshire, Peak District

Carsington Water is a great day out for all the family to explore nature and enjoy the outdoors, with some great visitor facilities and play areas too.

Matlock Farm Park, Matlock, Peak District

A fun-packed day out for all ages, with animal encounters, animals of all sizes, cafe and coffee shop, as well as indoor and outdoor play areas set in Matlock, Peak District.

The National Forest Adventure Farm

With seasonal events running throughout the year as well as both indoor and outdoor activities, the National Forest Adventure Farm is a great day out for all the family.

Twycross Zoo review – plus the Rhino & Unicorn Bank Holiday Weekend event

With the promise of unicorns, rainbows, freebies and even more unicorns, I couldn’t resist heading to Twycross Zoo for the last weekday adventure I have with my little lady before she starts school. It definitely didn’t disappoint and was all the magic for her that it promised. The Rhino & Unicorn Bank Holiday Weekend event…

Sundown Adventureland

Sundown Adventureland is a theme park designed for Under 10s and we would really recommend it for a fun day out.

Tropical Birdland, Desford

Tropical Birdland is a very fun and unique day out with the family, and can keep kids and adults alike in awe at visiting hundreds of incredible birds.

Thomas Land, Drayton Manor

We’ve done 2 visits to Thomas Land at Drayton Manor and both have been really great. We’ve taken advantage of the parent-toddler tickets for ยฃ24, valid any weekday during term time, and it’s been very much worth the money. Drayton Manor itself is huge, and also has a giant zoo, with over 100 animals –…

Trentham Monkey Forest

Trentham Monkey Forest is a really fun little gem in the Staffordshire countryside and a great place to explore nature.