Days Out in Essex

Days out in Essex & reviews on places to visit.

Queensgate Centre, Harlow

During half term last week, we were invited along to the Queensgate Centre in Harlow for some family fun! We chose to see How To Train your Dragon: The Hidden World and to go to Pizza Hut for dinner, on Frankie’s orders of course! The Queensgate Centre is situated a…

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Base Jump, Rayleigh

Saturday morning and a rarity to have no plans at all, Daddy booked to take us to Base Jump in Rayleigh as Frankie has been showing a huge interest in trampolining at gymnastics & he wanted to see him in action. Base Jump is the South East’s biggest trampoline park…

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Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park, South Woodham Ferrers

I have been coming to Marsh Farm since I was Frankie’s age, I remember coming on school trips & my favourite part of the farm was what is now the softplay barn, a giant pig barn, with a room full of ‘pig puzzles’ & in the cow shed next door…

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Festive Day out with Thomas, East Anglian Railway Museum

Festive Day out with Thomas has become something of a yearly tradition over the last three years, so I was beyond excited when we were given tickets to this year’s Festive Day out with Thomas at the East Anglian Railway Museum in Earls Colne. Frankie is a train spotter in…

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Hurley’s Pumpkin Forest

Every year Hurley’s Pumpkin Forest opens it’s doors (gates) over October for their Pumpkin picking experience and this year was bigger and better than years before. If you are planning on visiting a pumpkin farm before the end of October, Hurley’s is the place to go. The work and thought…

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