A visit to the Old Library at Trinity College, Dublin with Kids

The Old Library

When we decided to spend a day in Dublin during our Northern Ireland break, there were two places on our must visit list – Guinness Storehouse and Trinity College. Trinity College, despite its name, is actually a university set right in the heart of Dublin city centre. Visiting a university isn’t your typical destination for a day out, however, Trinity College is home to the Old Library and the Book of Kells – Ireland’s greatest cultural treasure and the world’s most famous medieval manuscript. Visits to Trinity College are so popular that the university have started running tours which encompass… Continue Reading “A visit to the Old Library at Trinity College, Dublin with Kids”

A visit to Madame Tussauds London with kids

R2D2 C3PO

My boys have always liked Star Wars, influenced by their Dad’s obsession with the series, but over the last year since attending the Jedi Training Academy at Walt Disney World that like has grown in love. When Isaac had his birthday back in April, he asked to go to Madame Tussauds as he wanted to see their Star Wars exhibition but it is something we kept putting off due to work commitments. During the last week of the school holidays we surprised the kids with a visit to London and started the day with a visit to Dinosaur World Live… Continue Reading “A visit to Madame Tussauds London with kids”

Jedi Training Academy at Walt Disney World

Jedi Training

Star Wars is a big thing at Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. You can embark on Star Wars adventures with the 3D motion-simulated Star Tours ride; visit Star Wars locations; meet Star Wars characters, including Kylo Ren, BB8 and Chewbacca; view Star Wars movie props and shop for Star Wars merchandise in several locations around the park. Hubby has been Star Wars mad since he was a child and has passed on his love of the movies to all the kids, so one of our must do activities at Disney was to sign up to the Jedi Training Academy: Trials of the Temple. The training academy is free to… Continue Reading “Jedi Training Academy at Walt Disney World”

#Win a Pair of Cinema Tickets to see Rogue One to celebrate Season of the Force at Disneyland Paris

Star Wars

Do you have a Star Wars fan in the house? Hubby is Star Wars mad and has passed his love of it onto both Callan and Kian, with Isaac (8) starting to like it now too. In super exciting news, did you know that you can now fulfil your Star Wars destiny from 14th January to 26th March 2017, as Walt Disney Studios® Park, Disneyland Paris awakens with the Season of the Force. Buckle up and blast off to a galaxy far, far away, where you can see breathtaking shows exploding with special effects and live Star Wars Characters who… Continue Reading “#Win a Pair of Cinema Tickets to see Rogue One to celebrate Season of the Force at Disneyland Paris”