NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam is a MUST for Families

Share This: If you need ideas of where to take kids in Amsterdam then one place I suggest you put at the top of your list is the NEMO Science Museum.  It’s an interactive playground for children of all ages, and will be a guaranteed highlight for any family break in the city. The NEMO Science Museum building itself is unmissable…

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6 Magical Days Out In & Around London This Easter

Share This: The Easter holidays always cause a bit of a dilemma in our household. Taking place half way between the festive fun of the Christmas break the long summer holidays, finding days out that the whole family can enjoy seems to get more difficult every year. Luckily, there are plenty of experiences in and around the capital that are…

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Sightseeing In London With Hilton London Canary Wharf

Share This: My husband and I have been talking about where to stay in London with the kids for a while now.  We want to take them both on a sightseeing tour  as we know they will both enjoying seeing the what the city has to offer.  Princess loves to visit London, but we always have an event to attend…

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16 Reasons To Take Your Kids To Camp Bestival

Share This: Camp Bestival is the place to be for creative and outgoing families.  The list of reasons why you need to add this experience to your holiday calendar is growing by the minute!  Here’s just a few why the littles in your family are going to be ready to burst with excitement at the biggest event of the summer.…

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The 3 Best B&B Guest Houses in the UK

Share This: It turns out that the UK has the best B&B accommodation in the world, so it’s no wonder holiday makers are looking more and more to stay in traditional guest houses when looking to book their next holiday.  The B&B is back on the up, after more and more tourists realise they bring something quirky & unique to their…

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5 Reasons Why We Are Going To Butlins

Share This: This Easter we have been invited to take a short break at Butlin’s in Minehead and we are one very excited family.  They are a holiday brand I’ve been keeping an eye on for a while as I can remember visiting Butlin’s in Skegness when I was a child.  Things have changed a lot since the 80’s and its…

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The Ultimate Barcelona Tour Guide According To Travel Bloggers

Share This: I have been lucky enough to visit Barcelona a few times, but I have always been left with an empty feeling of ‘just passing through’, which leaves me less than fulfilled as a traveller and explorer.  I find cities the most stimulating places to visit, giving a real sense of culture and lots to see, so why haven’t…

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Our Family Trip To Amsterdam

Share This: Sponsored post in association with American Express® You may have seen the blog post I wrote recently about how I’m excited to be partnering with American Express, on an initiative to pass on my passion for travel to my daughter. I wrote about how we were planning a family trip to Amsterdam and had decided to let my…

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Solving The Mysterious Case of Tipping on Holiday

Share This: We like to think that humankind generally has a pretty standard idea of what constitutes good manners, although in reality this common ground between different countries and cultures ends at ‘please’ and ‘thank you’. And what is one of the most divisive of all niceties? It has to be tipping (that’s ‘gratuity’, if you’re fancy). Do you tip? Even…

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Travelling With The PacaPod Changing Bag + #Giveaway

Share This: I was recently introduced to a new concept in travel changing bags called the PacaPod, and was asked if I would give them a try.  As a family that is always on the move and constantly looking for ways to make our trips easier I had to give one of the PacaPod changing bags ago. When we set…

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Where is the Best Place to go for a Walking Holiday in the UK?

Share This: The UK has a plethora of locations suitable for walking holidays. They are both invigorating and inspirational when you pick the right location, so read on to discover my top picks for your next walking holiday. The Lake District Dust off your Wainwright guides and explore the Lake District on your next walking holiday. Base yourself in Grasmere,…

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Essential Travel Guide to Hiring a Car Abroad #TTOT

Share This: Are you looking to hire a car for your next international trip? Getting wheels that will enable safe, comfortable and hassle-free travels abroad can be awfully unsuccessful if you are uninformed and make a hasty purchase online or at the airport. However, making informed car hire decisions ensures you get great rental deals, go to the best firms,…

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3 Ways to Save Big on Short Haul Flights From the UK #Travel #TTOT

Share This: I have to confess to being slightly obsessed with booking cheap flights.  When it comes to family travel I’ve told you many times how I have to get as much holiday for our money as possible.  My husband likes to keep my holiday spend on a tight leash and hasn’t increased the travel budget for many years.  I’m…

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Places To Get The Best Selfies In Budapest #TravelTuesday #TTOT

Share This: Despite covering an area of 203 square miles, many of Budapest’s major landmarks and attractions are within walking distance of each other. A day spent strolling along the banks of The Danube alone is enough to guarantee some memorable photographs of this remarkable city. Below are some of Budapest’s best destinations. Fisherman’s Bastion This Gothic, neo-Romanesque structure and…

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The Ultimate Guide To Making Family Travel Easier

Share This: We are a family who loves to travel, as you’ve probably guessed already.  It’s taken some practice to make getting around with 2, and sometimes 3 kids, stress free but we are starting to feel like we’ve nailed it from where to take the family on holiday to making packing for the kids as easy as possible.  Family…

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What is Warwick Castle Like? Our Family Day Out @WarwickCastle

Share This: Everybody we spoke to about Warwick Castle raved about what a great day out it was, so when we visited Royal Leamington Spa for the weekend, we knew we had to go.  We took the girls to Cardiff Castle last year and we were really impressed with how much they enjoyed it.  You might not think that a castle is the…

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Exploring The UK With Premier Inn: Going To Warwick

Share This: We’ve been thinking a lot about where we want to visit in the UK this year as a family.  One of our travel goals for 2017 is to show the children more of the country where they live.  We are lucky enough to have a lot of beautiful countryside, really historic places as well as some truly stunning…

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The 5 Best Family Friendly Beaches In Menorca #TravelTuesday

Share This: Later this year, we are heading to the island of Menorca for the first time for a family holiday.  When I found out that this relatively small island had 70 beaches in total I decided I needed to narrow it down a little.  We are staying on the island for a week, and we need to know where the best…

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Tips For Dealing With A Fear Of Flying #Travel #TTOT

Share This: For the last few weeks, it’s been all about managing my husbands fear of flying.  How ironic is it that someone who loves to travel married someone who has a panic attack just at the thought of getting on a plane.  When we first got together, he covered up his fear of flying well.  We went to Spain…

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Camp Bestival Headline Acts Announced! @CampBestival

Share This: We literally love a good family friendly festival, and everyone who goes to Camp Festival raves about what an amazing time they’ve had.  We are so jealous that we haven’t been yet, but we are hoping that this year will change that.  Bestival is celebrating it’s tenth birthday bash, and we’ve got everything crossed that we get to…

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