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10 Awesome Things to do in Alton Towers

Alton Towers is one of the most popular theme parks in the UK and attracts millions of visitors each year. If you’re planning your first visit, you might be wondering what to expect and what are the best things to do in Alton Towers. In this blog, we’ll...

8 Great Things to do Near Alton Towers

Alton Towers Alton Towers is undoubtedly one of the most popular tourist attractions in the UK, drawing millions of visitors from all over the world each year. But while the theme park may be the main draw for many visitors, there is much more to see and do in the...

Walking The Monsal Trail and Chee Dale

¬†Where to Park We started our walk from the Miller’s Dale car park. ///serves.vibrate.ribcage If you use the postcode you’ll end up in the wrong place, so we always like to use what3words, a fabulously simple navigator that will take you to any spot on...
Cycling Near The Roaches in Staffordshire

Cycling Near The Roaches in Staffordshire

Most of our cycling routes are easily manageable, but this one is a bit more extreme. Suited mostly to those nutters that can cycle up 40 degree muddy slopes and down hills at serious speed. If that sounds like you. Read on! As per the ViewRanger map above, we parked...
Cycling The Manifold Valley

Cycling The Manifold Valley

Where is the Manifold Way? If you have your own bikes, the best place to park is in the Peak District Waterhouses Car Park. This is just behind Ye Olde Crown Hotel on the A523. If you use the what3words app, you can’t fail to find it, or anything else for that...
David Walliams Gangsta Granny Ride

David Walliams Gangsta Granny Ride

2021 sees the long-awaited opening of the Gangsta Granny ride at Alton Towers. This ride is based on the best selling book by David Walliams, he of “I’m a lady!” fame, swimming down the Thames and a bunch of other stuff. Oh, I forgot X Factor. Yeah,...