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Karen Beddow founded Mini Travellers in 2014 while doing what she loves most...going on holiday!

Mini Travellers is for parents looking for holiday ideas, destination reviews, days out and things to do with the kids. We also have family travel tips, activity ideas and all other things family holiday related. Take a look at some of our latest reviews for holidays and day trips in the UK.

Lap of Lights at Silverstone | Review

One thing about Christmas light events with kids is that they usually involve hanging around in the cold, often leading to cold children, which in turn leads to grumpiness – me and the kids! Well Silverstone Racetrack has come up with a solution, Christmas lights from the warmth of your car. Lap of Lights arrived …

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Theatre Review: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie | Liverpool Empire

It was funny, on point, up to date, inclusive, brilliant, tragic, uplifting and joyous. Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at the Liverpool Empire was utterly amazing and I think you should all go and see it immediately. The musical tells the story of 16 year-old Jamie who sets off on a journey to become a drag …

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Grease the Musical with Peter Andre | Review

Last night I saw the latest production of ‘Grease’ at the Liverpool Empire. Over the last 30 years, I have seen Grease on stage a number times, so I’m aware of the difference between the musical and film, but each performance I’ve seen previously has been directed in a similar tone to the film. However, …

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Mayoral Clothing | ChildrenSalon

From humble beginnings to international success, Mayoral is an affordable designer brand that dresses children beautifully. Since its inception, Mayoral has become an iconic brand that has provided families across the world with the best of Spanish fashion. We were lucky enough to be sent some gorgeous Mayoral clothes by ChildrenSalon to take with us to Rome, …

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St Albans Christmas Postbox Trail

The yarn-bombers have been busy! The much-loved trail returns this Christmas with a whopping 82 postboxes being ‘topped’ with hand crocheted and knitted designs. Founded by locals Clare Suttie and Candy Stuart in 2018, the trail is one of the biggest fundraising initiatives in St Albans that has raised over £64,000 for local charities.  Clare said: “I’ve always loved …

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8 of the Best Eurocamp Sites you can visit at Easter | Eurocamp at Easter

With many of us missing an Easter Holiday last year we thought we would put together a list of some of the best Eurocamp sites you can visit at Easter. Eurocamp was a firm family favourite when I was growing up.  I have fond memories of long drives down through France to get to a …

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Planet Buddies | Children’s Bluetooth Wireless Headphones

Planet Buddies, are an environmentally conscious child friendly accessory brand, and we have been sent a couple of pairs of their Children’s Bluetooth wireless headphones to review. The brand is clear on its environmental aims and wants to raise awareness and educate children on endangered animals. Their new wireless headphones comes in a variety of …

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Bolesworth at Christmas – Fun for all the Family

If you’re anything like me then nothing says Christmas more than some twinkly lights, Santa and a glass of fizz. Luckily this December you can do all three together by heading to Christmas at Bolesworth in Cheshire. All through December Bolesworth is going to be transformed into an illuminated wonderland. There will be a 1.2 …

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