I had the ghoulish delight of taking on the Alton Towers Scarefest with a small group of my favourite people recently. I’ve never actually attended Scarefest before, and because I already own a Merlin Annual Pass (although the mazes cost £8 extra and you have to book them) it would be relatively affordable for me. We decided to go on…

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As we visited so many parks this summer, and as I couldn’t partake in the adrenaline fuelled side of things – I learned a few things. Not just on my own either, at each ride there would be a group of us all vying for room on the comfiest rock (or bench, depending where you’re lucky enough to be) and…

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When we visited Alton Towers last week, I wanted to take the time to explore the ‘other’ side of the towers. Obviously, we all know the adrenaline pumping, thrill seeking side – but as anyone who visits knows, Alton Towers has a true ‘jewel’ you can’t miss as you enter the park – the Towers themselves. Work began on the…

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The summer holidays have begun here in the UK, and we decided to get ours off to an active start with a visit to the Drayton Manor theme park in Tamworth. This all happened because it was Tristan’s birthday this week, and we gave him the choice of any theme park in the UK – both he and Mike love…

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The Vlog from our trip to Alton Towers this Easter. We had a great time! This post is part of my Merlin Pass 2017 series which you can view by visiting the playlist here.

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Mike and Megan took off to Gulliver’s World, Warrington this week to make the most of the Easter sunshine. Gulliver’s World is a favourite for Megan, simply because she’s too dainty for the huge rides at parks like Alton Towers & Thorpe Park – if we head to the bigger parks she spends a lot of time watching everyone else…

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