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Home of Rest for Old Horses, Douglas, Isle of Man

The Home of Rest for Old Horses is where you can find retired horses, ponies and donkeys waiting to be stroked and fed. Food can be bought from the gift shop for a small fee. Entry is free but donations are greatly appreciated. There’s a cafe serving hot drinks, sandwiches

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Sunset Lakes Cafe and Play Area, Peel

[UPDATED JULY 26, 2020] Sunset Lakes is a truly unique place with fishing lakes, a tackle shop, holiday accommodation and a cafe and play area. The cafe was closed for a short while but has now reopened under new management (July 2020) and I couldn’t be happier! The cafe has

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Silverdale Glen, Ballasalla

Silverdale Glen has two car parks: the smaller of the two can hold about ten cars and can be found on Silverdale Road and the larger, newer car park is off the main road south of Ballamodha. Both are signposted and I’ve tried to show the location in the map

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Snugborough Playground

Snugborough Playground can be found within the Snugborough Housing Estate, Union Mills. There’s free parking behind the Commissioner’s Office (in Close Corran/Millennium Close). The map shows the road to the car park (and path the play area) in yellow, the car park in blue and the play area in red.

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Greenfield Park Coffee Shop, Nobles Hospital

Ok, first things first, let’s talk about how to find Greenfield Park Coffee Shop as I struggled initially. The cafe can be found in the grounds of Nobles hospital and is easier to find if you enter the grounds from Ballaoates Road (signposted as ‘Cedar new adult resource centre site

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Little Jacks Farm and Garden Centre, Bottesford

When we arrived at Little Jacks Farm (July 2018), we went the cafe to have lunch before we went to look around the farm. There was plenty of places to sit and some tables had enough space to park the pram if you need to. They have loads of highchairs

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Twycross Zoo, Atherstone, Warwickshire

On a rare Saturday together as a family, we decided to head to Twycross Zoo in Warwickshire. Although the zoo specialises in primates (there are loads!), you won’t be disappointed by the range of other animals you can see here. Make sure you have a look at the timetable for

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