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Summer Holiday 2012

Posted by on Apr. 14, 2013 at 5:23 PM
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 Summer 2012 Seton Sands near Edinburgh

Monday 16th July Our Summer Holidays to Seton Sands (near Edinburgh)

Left in the morning. Stopped at ballinluig. I had cheese mush omelette, j had mixed grill, ross had sausage, egg & chips and Owen had sausage, beans & chips.
Checked in to seton sands at 3.30pm. Lovely caravan.

Click below for seton sands website

http://www.haven.com/parks/scotland/seton-sands/

Unpacked, Ross & Owen went for look around with daddy.
We then went to the coop, got our shopping.

Went to Chip shop for tea. I had fish supper, j had smoked sausage supper and bun with cheese, burger was missing!
R & O had smoked sausage supper.

Went to bar at 7.30

Kids disco then games. Ross did well
Singers were very good. Did a country theme then motown after the break. Boys played pool with John.
Had beers, boys had popcorn, slushes and coke.




Tuesday 17th July

Up at 8.30 and had a shower, so did the boys.
We went to the East links family park at 10.30

http://www.eastlinks.co.uk/


We saw chickens, geese and turkeys first.
Ross and Owen really enjoyed the trampolines and "jelly belly."


I made the huge mistake of climbing up the Fortress on horrible net walkway. I don't like gaps to look down so i took a very long time! Also wearing sandles didn't help lol. Came down very quickly on the large shoot.



After i had recovered the boys enjoyed the Blast ball and play barn bouncy castle
We saw lots of small animals including baby rabbits, birds etc
Boys played in a large Hay barn then we fed some lovely horses, ponies, baby goats,lambs and calfs.
Family go kart round park was fun although a bit tiring peddling.
Safari train was very good.


After we went to the park area and boys enjoyed the pedal tractors.
More feeding of all the animals including deer, sheep, goats, donkeys, Lammas,pigs etc came next.

Nice lunch I had cheese onion toastie with chips. john had a burger with cheese &bacon. Ross & Owen had cheese ham toasties.
Left at 3.30pm
Wrote postcards.
Nice chinese for tea. I had prawn chow mein, john special chow mein and boys mushroom omelette.


Bar 6.45 kids disco
High school music magical show
Chico from the x factor at 22.00


Wednesday 18th July


Went to kids club this morning which boys enjoyed.
Then we went to North Berwick in the pouring rain! (our only day of rain)


Had lovely lunch at blenheim house hotel.


I had spinach, pepper and onion frittata.
j had steak pie, boys had cheese & tomato pizza and chips.


Went swimming in the afternoon, good fun. Boys enjoyed the rubber rings.


Chip shop for tea, I had pizza crunch and 1/2 fish supper.

R had 1/2 fish supper. O had smoked sausage. John had s sausage.
Magician was funny at night.
Ross won the jackpot on the 10p games 999 points! Got a princess peach toy



Thursday 19th July


Didn't wake up till 9.10!
Had breakfast then went to Edinburgh zoo


http://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/

Lovely sunny, warm day.
Animals were great we saw monkeys, leopards, jaguars, tigers, meercats, koala bears, penguins,Rhinos, deer etc


We were looking forward to seeing the UK's only pandas. The wonderful pandas are from China.They only arrived in Scotland in 2011. Saw them at 4pm. We saw the female, who is called Sweetie first, she was cute but very sleepy.
Next we saw the male, who is called Sunshine. He was lovely so alert and active. Running around and playing. They sleep for 16 hours per day so were lucky to see him so active.


Had Chinese for tea. I had king prawn with cashew nuts, John had seusuan duck, boys had chicken omelette.
Bar at nite. Kids talent show then singers doing dances steps songs. Owen got a mario toy.

Click here to see our holiday photos (scroll to bottom of page)

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by on Apr. 14, 2013 at 11:35 PM

Sounds like a wonderful time!

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