Giveaway – Win a nights stay in a Tipi

May 24, 2017 admin 45

We have an amazing giveaway just for you. You might remember a couple of months ago we went on a mini adventure to the Lake district and surprised the boys by staying in a Tipi, which they thought was absolutely amazing. Well, we have teamed up with the YHA England and Wales to offer you and your family (upto 4 people) a one nights stay in a tipi, so you can have your very own […]

A mini adventure with YHA

April 14, 2017 admin 2

During the Easter holidays we were lucky enough to be able to fit in a mini adventure to one of our favorite places, the Lake District, which in itself was enough to get the boys excited but what I hadn’t told them was that we would be staying in a tipi, courtesy of the Youth Hostel Association. This I was keeping a surprise until we arrived. I have always been aware of the YHA but it […]

#myYHAviews have you entered

June 22, 2016 admin 0

The youth hostel association offer high quality accommodation at budget prices across England and Wales. They offer something for everyone from pods to hostels and cottages you can rent out privately for the whole family, so whether you are travelling alone, with family and friends, or escorting a coach full of students you will fins something to fit your budget and your needs. Last year my family and I stayed at YHA in Ambleside  and […]

Would you ever stay in a youth hostel?

November 24, 2015 admin 1

The youth hostel association got in touch with me and asked if my family and I would like to review one of their youth hostels, any one we could choose. I dismissed the idea immediately, I’m not a snob by any stretch of the imagination but I had no intentions of taking my children to a grubby run down youth hostel full of all sorts of strange individuals sharing one large room.  Out of curiosity […]

Have you ever heard of YHA pop up shops?

July 7, 2015 admin 0

YHA Lost Property Charity Pop-Up Shops Following the huge success of the YHA Lost Property Charity Shop at YHA London St Paul’s for the last two years, YHA (England & Wales) has decided to create more pop-up shops throughout England and Wales. For just two days – September 5th and 6th 2015 – YHAs nationwide will be showcasing some of the best lost property ever left behind! These fabulous fashion events comes as part of […]