Getting out is so important and it should not always be a chore to think of the next thing to do with your children - and neither should it always be something that costs the earth.
We have put together some suggestions of places to go and visit, or activities to engage in for those moments when you might feel a little stumped.
We are sure that most are probably familiar to you but sometimes that little nudge to something forgotten can be a lifesaver when you are struggling for ideas. Or perhaps you will discover something new that you had not heard of or considered.
Please feel free to send us photos if you go to any of these places so that we can create a slideshow on this page to give it life and inspire others.
The trainline have put together a guide to booking family train tickets, including ways to save money. Click the following link for more information - https://www.thetrainline.com/trains/great-britain/family-train-tickets