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Bowling!

Do you like ten pin bowling?! This common game has become a world-wide hit and is very popular among people from all countries! In Leeds, there are a number of ten pin bowling places, which are great venues for meeting new people and…
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Royal Armouries

Royal Armouries is an organisation that manages museums and historical collections in different places around the U.K., including the Tower of London and (more importantly!) Leeds.  They actually have a long history, dating back to the Middle…
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Explorer Friday @ Jungle Rumble Adventure Golf

Our students were ready for an adventure at Jungle Rumble Adventure Golf last Friday. Therefore, well equipped with a golf club and golf balls, we mastered 18 challenging Aztec obstacles and found our way out of a mystic Egyptian tomb. It was…
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Getaway Saturday @ National Coal Mining Museum

Our big challenge of this month’s Getaway Saturday was going 140 metres underground, professionally equipped with helmets and torches. However, our brave students managed really well in the dark! The 1-hour tour of a former coal mine was really…
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Explorer Friday @ Golden Acre Park

Our last Explorer Friday took us to a hidden gem in Leeds: Golden Acre Park. Although it was freezing cold, 4 brave students joined our activity to discover this lovely park about 30 minutes away from Leeds City Centre. They got rewarded by…
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Explorer Friday @ Bowling Alley

Strike! Last Friday afternoon, this was what every student was hoping for. However, apart from knocking pins down, we had a whale of a time together. So in the end it didn’t matter who won or who just wanted to brush up their bowling skills…
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Explorer Friday @ Tropical World

There is just one place in Leeds where you can find exotic fish, butterflies, meerkats, cotton-head tamarins and bats: Tropical World. We felt like real explorers in the jungle and were happy to escape the wintry temperatures outside. &n…
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Getaway Saturday @ Stockeld Park

It was our first time at Stockeld Park and we simply loved it. We started our adventure with the Nordic ski trail which led us through the enchanted and illuminated forest. Later, at the covered ice rink, we tested our skating skills on slippery…
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Explorer Friday @ Leeds Christmas Market

As every year, we couldn’t miss the chance to visit the Leeds German Christmas market at Millennium Square. We were fascinated by the lovely seasonal handcraft and couldn’t resist trying some of the traditional German food and drink. …
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Explorer Friday @ Temple Newsam

Temple Newsam is a stunning Tudor-Jacobean mansion set within beautiful parkland and gardens close to Leeds. We took a stroll through impressive autumn scenery and treated ourselves afterwards to a hot beverage at the Temple Newsam Café. Unfortunately,…