Here are 5 Top Family Travel Bloggers to Follow in 2018!
Last year I put together a list of the Top UK Family Travel Blogs and this is still relevant now but sometimes its difficult to wade through a list of 20 or so, so here are 5 that will definitely be making an impact in the Family Travel scene in 2018! If you’re looking for some more inspiration for the year ahead then I recommend you start here!
Travel Loving Family
Travel Loving Family is a family travel blog which shares travel tips, giveaways, destination guides and reviews from family holidays worldwide. The blog covers all types of family travel from glamping through to cruising.
Lisa, Editor of Travel Loving Family, has visited 80+ countries and worked in the travel industry for over 20 years. Job roles include a few years onboard cruise ships as Shore Excursions Manager and Travel Specialist for a luxury tour operator. After living in the USA for five years Lisa has now settled in Gloucestershire with her husband and two sons. They particularly love city breaks, exploring Europe in a motorhome and discovering hidden gems around the world.
In addition to running Travel Loving Family, Lisa is the Editor of Trips100, the UK’s leading directory of travel blogs and Co-Editor of Cruising With Kids, a new website designed for parents looking for cruise reviews and advice.
Otis and Us
Katy is a mom to three children and has a real passion for travelling. Together with Mr S, they have spent the last three and a half years converting their beloved campervan with a dream to explore and enjoy the simple things in life. Over the last year Otis and Us have travelled around the UK, including a stop in Scotland, Isles of Scily and Pembrokeshire.
Through Otis and Us, Katy shares family days out, holidays, travel tips, reviews and outdoor fun, with an ultimate aim to inspire others to travel, to explore, and to embrace the belief that life is one big adventure.
What will 2018 bring for Otis and Us? Expect more road trips, camping and glamping, and also travel and adventures further afield.
Ickle Pickles Life and Travels
Kaz, a single mum of four children aged from 21 – 5 years old has always loved travelling, and shares her and her family’s travels and adventures in the UK and abroad. Kaz shares her family’s travels mainly through the eyes of her youngest boy, Pickle, as well as the viewpoints of her teens too. Travelling solo as a parent is not an easy task and Kaz shares lots of tips on travelling and is always looking for family friendly breaks for children of all ages. Ickle Pickles Life and Travels blog is four years old now, and over the years Kaz has loved writing about the travels she has been on to such places as Menorca as well as writing about some fantastic places she is yet to visit such as Iceland. Kaz and her family live in one of the UK’s top tourist destinations, and only Coastal National Park, Pembrokeshire, and love sharing their local trips and travels too. Being huge Disney fans having visited Disneyland Paris three times in the past two years, look out for lots of Disney tips too. Kaz also writes about other family and parenting topics.
Laura is a South African expat now living in Wales and has also previously lived in Edinburgh, Cornwall, Amsterdam and Nice. Having grown up with an Expat Parent meant she travelled extensively as a young child and loved learning about new cultures. She is passionate about sustainable travel as well as visiting unique places, before having children she took one of the last Royal Mail Cargo Ships on her own from South African all the way back to the UK stopping off at isolated St Helena island, spending almost a week on the island getting to know the local Saints. She is now loves taking her two boys along for the adventure and together they haken many road trips, explored locally and further afield including Helsinki, Isles of Scilly, Amsterdam and South Of France to name and few and she covers all things family travel, modern parenting and an eco friendly lifestyle
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Established in May 2015, Project: Wanderlust is a travel and lifestyle blog focusing on inspiring, yet affordable, travel. Concentrating on family friendly adventures, Project: Wanderlust is packed full of destination guides, road-trip ideas, festival guides and top tips for those who are looking to get the most out of their time away.
Alice is a freelance writer, blogger and family travel expert with a passion for good food and seeing the world. With two children now in education Alice fits her family travels around the school holidays – and is always looking find the best deals for non term-time travel.
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I hope you enjoy reading these travel blogs as much as I do and find some new places to travel to as a result!
You can read more about the influence of family travel blogs here.
Do you have any other favourite family travel bloggers I should know about? Let me know in the comments if you do.