30 Minutes from Chislehurst · Days Out · National Trust · Outdoor Play

Knole Park

A few weeks ago we finally made it to Knole Park. Knole Park is a National Trust (NT) property, situated in the market town of Sevenoaks (an approximately 30-minute drive from Chislehurst). There is a charge for parking at the entrance to the grounds (though it is obviously free to NT members displaying a valid… Continue reading Knole Park

30 Minutes from Chislehurst · Days Out · Outdoor Play

Lavender Fields at Castle Farm

Today we took a trip to Castle Farm, near Shoreham in Kent, just a 20-minute drive from Chislehurst. This is a family-run farm, most famous for its lavender; the lavender fields are in fact quite iconic in this little part of the country. It is a busy working farm with a wonderful farm shop, the… Continue reading Lavender Fields at Castle Farm

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Greenwich Park (eventually)

A lovely day in the end, though lessons in being more prepared and reading websites more thoroughly were definitely learned. I blame the outcome of the referendum for my temporary inability to function properly. Damn, now I’ve mentioned the referendum. Sorry about that. Moving swiftly on… We haven’t been outside much this week, or indeed… Continue reading Greenwich Park (eventually)