Family Travel

A Short Break in Washington DC with Kids

A Short Break in Washington DC with Kids

The majestic cherry blossom trees lined the streets like a welcoming procession as we arrived in Washington DC on the first leg of our East Coast America family road trip. We decided to make the US capital our first destination as we felt that it was important to show our teenagers around the capital and reinforce […]

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  13th May 2019   No comments
Holiday Packing Tips for Busy Mums and Dads

Holiday Packing Tips for Busy Mums and Dads

When it comes to holiday packing as a parent, gone are the days when you could throw caution to the wind, pack a few clothes and toiletries in the bag and be gone. With kids in tow, the concept of creating lists has never sounded so appealing! (Oh, how life has changed). Along with that, […]

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  28th March 2019   No comments
A Family City Break in Edinburgh

A Family City Break in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is an amazing place to bring the kids on a city break. It’s not too far away from Ireland, it’s a small enough city that you can walk everywhere and there’s loads of family friendly things to do. If you’re going to be spending 48 hours in Scotland’s capital, here is a list of […]

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  22nd January 2019   No comments
Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Costa Brava in Spain is well known for being one the first package holiday destinations. Now, 60 years later, this region is making a huge comeback. Having recently spent a week there with the kids, I can see why. National Geographic Traveler magazine included the Costa Brava in its list of the world’s twenty best tourist destinations for 2012. The secret is […]

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  13th May 2018   8 comments
Talbot Suites Wexford – Review

Talbot Suites Wexford – Review

Parents with more than two children will relate to the struggle to find affordable hotel accommodation for their family. Even when we can find one that will take us in a room as a family of five, we don’t really like staying in hotels as when we do, we end up spending the evening just […]

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  30th August 2017   No comments
Titanic Belfast – Family Travel Review

Titanic Belfast – Family Travel Review

As far as a bucket list of things we want to do, a visit to Belfast to see the Titanic exhibition was always up there. However for one reason or another, we never made it up North. We were offered tickets for the first BBC Good Food Show in Belfast and thought, yes while we’re […]

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  13th February 2017   No comments