Category Archives: Feature


Feature: The wuss’s guide to rides at Disneyland Paris

I don’t know about you but I just can’t do big rides. Never have done. Unfortunately, when your children (inexplicably) love big rides, then you kind-of get roped in to going on with them, especially on those rides where they’re too small to go on without an adult. Our trip to Disneyland Paris this time saw me going on some rides I’d never been on before. This was because I’d avoided them because they sounded a bit scary. Funny thing is, I’m a lot better with scary rides if I can see them in action first, rather than rides that you can’t see, if you see what I mean.

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Feature: The Hotel Santa Fe at Disneyland Paris

I’d love to be able to write you an article comparing the different hotels at Disneyland Paris, but we’ve only ever stayed at the cheapest one – the Hotel Santa Fe.

I don’t know what the other hotels have to offer over and above the Santa Fe which warrants more expense, apart from maybe being a few minutes walk nearer the parks. What I can do is tell you all about what’s on offer at the Hotel Santa Fe and you can decide if it’s the one for you.
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Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy

We are very excited to be going to the latest Disney on Ice show Worlds of Fantasy. We will be going to the First Direct Arena in Leeds on the 8th March and we are really looking forward to it.
Worlds of Fantasy is a story of Mickey and Minnie’s road trip, taking in Tinkerbell and Pixie Hollow, Ariel and her undersea friends, Cars, and Toy Story 3 with Barbie and Ken. There is also “help” in the form of favourites Goofy and Donald Duck. 

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#TeamHonk update

You probably are wondering what is happening with #TeamHonk?

You may have seen the baton winding its way up the country mile by mile. You may have seen Honkopoly and the baton’s epic trip around the London streets of the Monopoly board, or wheeling along Brighton seafront, and be wondering when the blithering-heck it’s going to be our turn. Continue reading