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Holiday at Center Parcs Sherwood Forest during spring bank holiday week

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

We’ve had several holidays at Center Parcs over the past few years, but they have been mostly at Christmas time when the weather isn’t particularly good. This year we decided to go to Center Parcs Sherwood forest during spring bank holiday. Whilst generally better than Christmas time it is not normally associated with particularly hot […]

Christmas holiday at Center Parcs – Sherwood Forest near Nottingham

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

We went on holiday to Center Parcs, Sherwood Forest during the last week before Christmas 2012. We have visited Center Parcs several times before, when our children have been babies or toddlers, but had not been for a few years and our children are now both school children. This holiday was also longer than our […]

Center Parcs at Christmas 2009 – Nottingham Sherwood Forest

Monday, December 21st, 2009

For our pre-Christmas holiday this year we went to Center Parcs Sherwood Forest near Nottingham, England. I have already commented in previous posts about how baby and child friendly Center Parcs (in the UK) are so I’ll skip those bits and just cover the unique parts of this holiday (see links at the bottom of […]

Center Parcs Whinfell Forest Lake District – Lapland Experience, Christmas Special

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

Ever since our first child was born we’ve had an annual Christmas holiday at Center Parcs at the beginning of December. I’ve posted a review of two of these already: Holiday with a Baby, Center Parcs Sherwood Forest Nottingham UK and Center Parcs Countdown to Christmas at Longleat Forest During 2008 we went to Whinfell […]

Center Parcs Countdown to Christmas at Longleat Forest

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006

We’ve been to Center Parcs again this December, during the count down to Christmas period 2006. We had already been to a Center Parcs at Christmas last year – Holiday with a Baby, Center Parcs Sherwood Forest Nottingham UK, when our daughter was only a few months old. Our daughter was a bit older at […]

Holiday with a Baby, Center Parcs Sherwood Forest Nottingham UK

Tuesday, February 14th, 2006

I have now added another Blog Page, with details of our holiday with a baby at Centre Parcs, Sherwood Forest Nottingham. This is the second holiday with our baby daughter that I’ve created a blog with. She’s getting a bit older now which means she’s a little easier to take away (compared to our first […]

Holiday with a Baby, Center Parcs Sherwood Forest Nottingham UK

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006

In December 2005 we took our four month old baby on holiday to the Sherwood Forest Center parcs, Nottingham. We have visited several of the Center Parcs resorts in the UK (and one in the Netherlands), but this is the first time since we’ve had a baby. This is not the first holiday with our […]

Weekend in London and visiting the London Christmas Market / Winter Wonderland

Saturday, November 26th, 2011

Our daughter was doing a school project on Florence Nightingale and so we wanted to visit the Florence Nightingale Museum at St Thomas’ Hospital. As it was approaching Christmas we decided to have a weekend in London to visit the museum and see some of the Christmas markets in London.

Eurocamp holiday in Holland (part 1) – Wassenaar and Duinrell amuseument park

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Choosing Eurocamp This holiday is the first time we have gone on holiday with Eurocamp. We have previously been on similar caravan holidays in Europe with Keycamp holiday in Paris and Keycamp holiday at Wassenaar / Duinrell in Holland. We looked at a holiday with both Keycamp and Eurocamp, but wanted to visit two different […]

Harwich Premier Inn Hotel and the Mayflower – Stenaline Ferry to Holland

Sunday, August 14th, 2011

We stayed at the Premier Inn Hotel the night before taking the Stenaline Ferry from Harwich to Hook-of-Holland. Previous visit We had already stayed at the same hotel before during our Holiday to Holland with Center Parcs and our previous Holland holiday with Keycamp. The reason that we stayed here is that it’s a low […]


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