A Segway Tour of Upton Country Park

Dorset Segway

Ever since we did a Forest Segway Tour with Go Ape we have been itching to do another, so when I spotted a groupon offer for Dorset Segway Tours I just had to snap it up. Dorset Segway’s operate at Upton Country Park in Poole and have a free rein to explore the magnificent grounds which includes the shoreline of Holes Bay, the neatly manicured lawns, the Grove woodland area and stopping for some photo’s by Upton House itself. You start with a safety briefing and a few laps around the training area where you learn to stop, start and steer… Continue Reading “A Segway Tour of Upton Country Park”

Is it time for you to visit Poole?

Poole is my home but it is often seen as the poor neighbour to Bournemouth, when in fact it has so many interesting places to visit and is also home to some of the most expensive houses in the UK. Last week we attended an event at the Thistle Hotel which is situated on the waterfront on Poole Quay itself and it is the perfect location to stay if you are visiting the area with unrivalled views across Poole Harbour to Brownsea Island and beyond, yet it is affordable too. The rooms are comfortable with huge Queen size beds, large… Continue Reading “Is it time for you to visit Poole?”