The City Adventurers were recently invited to visit the Ambassador Cruise Line’s new ship Ambience. So we headed to London Tilbury port. This new cruise line is aimed at over 50s British cruisers who love no-fly cruises. Although we’ve never been on a cruise before, a lot of our friends and club members love them. … More Ambience at sea
This summer The City Adventurers decided to visit The Postal Museum. With their website proclaiming “Your next adventure is closer than you think”, how could we not?
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The City Adventurers recently headed to The Tower of London where the moat is now home to a new floral display created for the Platinum Jubilee. Called Superbloom, it has been planted to produce different colours throughout the summer. … More Superbloom at the Tower of London
What do you do once you’ve returned home from an adventure? When you tell friends and family what you’ve been up to, what stands out as a highlight? While you might have visited some nice places, the things that you remember are often the things you weren’t expecting. An unexpected encounter, perhaps, or an event … More Experiences Matter
The City Adventurers headed Tunbridge Wells. It’s a pleasant train journey of an hour and makes Royal Tunbridge Wells a great place for a day trip. There is plenty to see: -The Pantiles offers a unique range of shops. The Amelia Scott includes a small free museum as well as the library and event space and The Assembly Hall Theatre offers a range of entertainments. … More Royal Tunbridge Wells
The City Adventurers took a day trip to Derby and explored the museums in the centre of the city. Derby is part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. The Derwent Valley Mills and the surrounding landscape were inscribed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2001. They achieved international recognition as the … More A Day At The Museums In Derby
While on a trip to Coventry, the City Adventurers paid a visit to the Secret Quarry Garden. Open from 10 am to 4pm, its entrance can be found near the main car park to Russell’s Garden centre. The garden is housed in an old quarry, hence the name and contains six acres of pools, streams, … More Do you want to know a secret?
Just before Christmas, the City Adventurers took a trip to Wollaton Hall to see the brand new light trail. The park is transformed into a magical wonderland, with enchanting illuminations set to music. Every corner turned reveals a new setting. Along the way we had the chance to buy mulled wine or hot chocolate. And … More Christmas At Wollaton Hall – Visiting The Light Trail
The City Adventurers recently enjoyed a few days in Coventry. Having had a few people recommend it, we decided to make the short walk to “Fargo” from the Cathedral. It was easy to spot the way, following the sign posts and doesn’t take long to get there, although it is mainly uphill. There may not … More Not a woodchipper in sight, but plenty of hair clippers
Before the pandemic the City Adventurers were lucky enough to visit a number of Chocolate museums. York’s Chocolate Story York’s Chocolate Story is located in the heart of York. Our group arrived and were taken through the story of chocolate and the history of York’s most famous chocolate-making families. From the Chocolate Orange to the … More Chocolate museums