Tin Box Traveller

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If you’re wondering where to stay in Bristol with kids then we might be able to help. We were invited for a two night break at the SACO Broad Quay …

European Travel

If you’re looking for places to visit in Bristol, England, then SS Great Britain should be high on your to do list, not least because of its new …

England

<b>Today I have a another guest post to share you with, this time by Katie de Pelet who stayed at the Point at Polzeath in Cornwall for four nights over</b> …

Living Rooms

I love discovering off the beaten track attractions that turn out to be tremendous all-round family pleasers. And the Telegraph Museum in Porthcurno, …

World War II

Siena Italy: things to do with kids in a day

A visit to Siena is a must when you are in the Tuscan region of Italy. I set foot in this beautiful Italian city for the first time in March and was …

Italy

Review & Giveaway: KEEN Terradora Ethos and Newport H2 footwear for outdoor adventures

Spring has been a long time coming but I think we’re finally getting to the stage where we can leave the house without full-on wet weather gear. …

8 hours in the Isle of Wight with kids - a coastal adventure with Parkdean Resorts

<i>*Collaborative post*</i><p>We love holidays by the sea. Beach days in particular are a staple activity for us during UK staycations. But there’s so much …

Review: The Railway Children at the Minack Theatre, Cornwall

Could there be a more dramatic setting for a play than a Cornish cliff top? The Minack Theatre is a modern day amphitheatre with Atlantic sea views …

Essential sights of Florence with LivItaly Tours - markets, gelato and history

I always get nervous about revisiting a place I’ve adored. Will it be the same? Or will I leave disappointed that it did not live up to my memories. …

Child friendly tours in Florence, Italy: Gelato making, rafting, treasure hunts

When you think of Florence, the capital of Italy’s Tuscany region, what immediately springs to mind? Is it the many masterpieces of Renaissance art …

Symphony of the Seas: the perfect multigenerational cruise

*Collaborative post*<p>Ever since Royal Caribbean announced the building of their brand new ship Symphony of the Seas, cruise fans have all been …

March 2018

Oh March, you are my favourite month of 2018 so far! January was loooong and grey. February dragged a little but picked up towards the end with a …

A luxury villa holiday in Tuscany with Bookings For You

Excuse me for bragging but I’ve just got back from an awesome luxury villa holiday in Italy with friends. For three indulgent child-free days and …

Luggage for kids: LittleLife Wheelie Suitcase review and giveaway

The girls and I have a few great foreign trips coming up this year including a European cruise and week in the Italian Lakes with Al Fresco Holidays. …

Visiting Agatha Christie's Greenway by boat

Could there be a grander way to arrive at your holiday home than by boat? This is one of three ways you can visit Agatha Christie’s Greenway – her …

Sicily with kids: 5 things to do in and around Palermo

*Collaborative post*<p>One of my biggest regrets from our last cruise was that I didn’t do enough research about our ports of call. Sicily was our first …

A Family Friendly Stay at Porthleven Holiday Cottages Cornwall

While we were exploring Cornwall on our recent UK road trip we had the pleasure of spending a few days in Porthleven in the west of the …

Emirates vs Etihad - Emirates or Etihad economy class? How Do They Compare?

ECONOMY FACILITIES<p><b>EMIRATES B777</b><p><b>EMIRATES A380</b><p>ETIHAD B777<p><b>ETIHAD A380</b><p><b>ETIHAD B787-9</b><p><b>ETIHAD A330/A340</b><p><b>ETIHAD A319/A320</b><br>Short haul<p><b>Seat Pitch</b><p>32-34 inches<p>32-34 …

Touchscreens

Easter egg hunts 2018: where to find the Easter bunny's stash

If you’re asking yourself ‘where can I find the best Easter egg hunts in the UK?’ then look no further. We’ve pulled together some exciting chocolate …

5 of the best UK city breaks with kids

*Collaborative post*<p>City breaks with kids can be an amazing cultural experience but also a bit overwhelming if you bite off more than you can chew. …

Sands Resort Hotel & Spa review - an excellent family hotel in Cornwall

It was during our recent family break in Cornwall that I was reminded how awesome it is to see the sun set over water. This was the view that greeted …

Why We Travel with Our Kids

Our kids are getting older now, but when they were babies, we often got raised eyebrows when we told others about our travels. Many wondered why we …

Tips for Long Flights with Kids

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8 reasons why you should choose Devon for a family holiday

Every year hundreds of UK families flock to Devon for a staycation. And with its Blue Flag beaches, family-friendly attractions and great places to …

National Trust

6 historic Barcelona attractions families will love

I’m always drawn to the historic side of the places we visit. I love walking streets that have been trodden for centuries, standing on spots where …

Top 10 Things to Do in Dubai

<i>I am headed back to the Middle East this spring and Dubai will be a new destination for me! I wanted to get a head start on fun things to do in Dubai</i> …

Why Vernissage in Ismailovo is the best place to buy souvenirs in Moscow

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a foreign tourist in Russia, whether or not in possession of a fortune, must be in want of a matryoshka …

How to get to JFK airport from Manhattan (and other points in the tri-state area)

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15 European Spring Break Destinations for Families

Every winter we start our annual debate on where to go for our family spring break. Since we live in New England, we are usually thinking about …

European Travel

How to get to Sintra from Lisbon?

A trip to Sintra is often a highlight of any trip to Lisbon Portugal. Sintra lies just outside of the urban area of the Portuguese capital. Sintra is …

European Travel