Things to do at Center Parcs
Apr20

Things to do at Center Parcs

There really is a lot to do at Center Parcs. Whether you’re sporty, into nature, want to be adventurous or you enjoy crafting, there will be something for you. Pretty much anything at all you’d like to do will be available at Center Parcs. With occupancy at Center Parcs Longleat Forest, where we stayed, at 95-98% all year round (no doubt it’s similar at the other Center Parcs around the country), it’s worth...

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Project 365 2015 Week 15
Apr11

Project 365 2015 Week 15

This week, we got away from it all! It wasn’t the plan, as the kitchen works were supposed to start much earlier than they actually did, but it was such a relief to escape endless noise, dust, disruption, extension cables and microwave meals! Here’s our week in pictures… Day 95 – Sunday 5th April – Easter day. I took some lovely photos, but not only did they all include my kids, they included my niece and...

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Center Parcs veterans
Nov06

Center Parcs veterans

We are Center Parcs veterans. If memory serves me correctly, we’ve been eight times now. It may be seven – I’ve slightly lost count. If you’re thinking of booking a Center Parcs break, take a look at the site map to see where the accommodation is in relation to the activities. The majority of the action takes place at the Plaza (swimming, shops, restaurants) and the Jardin des Sports (lots and lots of different...

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Geocaching argument
Nov04

Geocaching argument

My eldest is a little bit obsessed with geocaching. He has these obsessions which dominate his thoughts, his time and his spending habits. They usually last a year before he moves onto the next thing. In the throes of an obsession he claims he will ‘always’ like whatever it is and ‘definitely’ won’t go off it, but he always moves onto the next thing. We started with dinosaurs when he was 7. This logically...

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