CotswoldsFamily HolidaysMidlands EnglandUnited Kingdom

Bruern Cottages, Cotswolds

In March 2011 when we still only had one Mini Traveller and she was only 6 months old we went on our first holiday.  Being our first holiday we didn’t fancy a long flight and as Europe is still pretty cold in March we opted for a drive down the …

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Family HolidaysNorth East EnglandUnited Kingdom

Pot-a-Doodle-Do, Northumberland – Glamping

This family of five went glamping and wondered why they had never done it before. You can follow them at fiveadventurers.com or on twitter @fiveadventurers We visited the Just So Festival (that will be a whole other review) last year and doing anything we do, we do it wholeheartedly.  The …

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Family HolidaysNorth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Wild Rose Park, Cumbria – A little gem

A lovely guest post from Carol Jones who travelled to Wild Rose Park in Appleby-in-Westmoorland, Cumbria with her husband, 3 boys (aged 1, 3, 5) plus a puppy aged 4 months! We have family living in and around Appleby and we usually stay with them, however this time we went …

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Family HolidaysNorth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Ribby Hall, Lancashire – Review by Center Parcs fans

It is always tricky finding family friendly holiday destinations (hence this blog) especially with toddlers.  After three trips to Center Parcs in two years for short breaks we fancied something different (and a bit cheaper). We live in the North West and the idea of going up to the Fylde …

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Family HolidaysUnited KingdomWales

Bluestone, Pembrokeshire – Rest and relaxation

Last month we were lucky enough to get the chance to visit and review Bluestone Wales. I had been looking forward to it so much, as I really needed the break and the opportunity to relax and spend some quality time with the family was much needed. We had a lovely time, …

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Family HolidaysUnited KingdomWales

Picket Pods Cowbridge – Camping but not as you know it!

A guest blog from Wayne Locke who ‘camped’ at Picket Pods with his wife, three boys (age 10-15) and two other families: Each year on August bank holiday weekend, together with two other families sporting eight offspring between us, it has become tradition to pack three vehicles with bikes, stoves, …

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Croft Farm, Pembrokeshire – Farming in pink

We stayed at Croft Farm and Celtic Cottages in March 2013 when our eldest daughter was 2.5 and the twins were 18 months old. We had to take an enforced weeks holiday in March and as we weren’t brave enough at that time to fly anywhere exotic, we decided to …

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Days OutFamily HolidaysSouthern EnglandUnited Kingdom

Marwell Wildlife, Winchester – Wildlife everywhere

Marwell Wildlife. A day trip post by the lovely Laura who blogs at mummytoboyz.blogspot.co.uk and can be found on twitter @mummytoboyz.  If you have any day trip reviews or holiday reviews please get in touch at minitravellers@gmail.com Zoo, zoo, zoo we went to the zoo Marwell wildlife to be precise and …

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Family HolidaysSouth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Haven Cliffs, Devon – Definitely recommended

We have received a really great review of Haven Devon Cliffs from Suzanne Trapp who travelled to Devon with her husband and 2 year old daughter. My husband and I decided that we would like to have a break in the first half of the year (we’re going to Tenerife …

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Retallack Resort
CornwallFamily HolidaysSouth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Retallack Resort and Spa – Cornish Luxury for Parents

Having been invited to a friend’s wedding in Cornwall, we searched high and low for somewhere we and our two daughters, aged 2 and six months old, could spend a week leading up to the big event. After comparing what seemed like a hundred hotels, B&Bs and self-catering cottages, we …

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CornwallFamily HolidaysSouth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Bedruthan Steps, Cornwall – A lovely family hotel

Have a read of this cracking review of a lovely hotel in Cornwall by guest reviewer Clare Nieland who can be found tweeting @DrClareN. Clare travelled to Cornwall with her three boys. As a busy GP and mum of three boys, I was hoping for a family friendly, seaside holiday where …

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CornwallFamily HolidaysSouth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Coombe Mill, Cornwall – Fun on the farm

 A lovely guest post about the wonderful Coombe Mill, by Katherine who writes a fantastic blog at http://www.mummypinkwellies.com. You can also follow her on twitter here. Look at that face. Do you think it looks timid and nervous? No, me neither. Usually my little one is rather shy or new people, …

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CornwallFamily HolidaysSouth West EnglandUnited Kingdom

Gwel an Mor, Cornwall – A view of the sea

Another guest post about Cornwall from the lovely Nichola Pybus who travelled to Gwel an Mor with her husband and two children Our first holiday venturing out as a family of 4 (aged 6 yrs and a 6 month baby), we decided Cornwall would be a good choice with plenty …

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Family HolidaysMidlands EnglandUnited Kingdom

Center Parcs – Well you have to really!

Another guest blog, this time from Mr Mini Travellers Before the kids came along to say the idea of a week at Center Parcs was not high on the holiday wish list would be an understatement. Good friends with young children would go on about how good it was but …

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Day Trip to Liverpool with Kids

As a local, and someone who drives into Liverpool most days to work, it has taken me a while to write this post.  Could somewhere we visit for a day trip, or somewhere I work, actually end up being my favourite city?  We travel so much that I wasn’t sure. …

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