Mini Break in Swansea Bay, Wales with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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4 Day Short Break in Swansea Bay, Wales with Kids

We love Wales here at Mini Travellers and over Easter we were excited to be invited to visit Gower , the Mumbles, and Swansea itself, by the team at Visit Swansea Bay. We drove down to South Wales through the valleys from Wirral to Mumbles on Monday morning, avoiding any of …

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Safari Style Clothes for Girls with Bobux and JoJo Maman Bebe www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Fun Safari Style Clothes and Shoes for Girls

We are off to Rwanda in just 6 weeks time. If you want to know why we are going do take a look at my post on  5 Reasons we are Visiting Rwanda with the Kids but I am now in full sorting mode.  Easter Holidays are now over and it …

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Venice with Kids On a Budget! www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Venice with Kids on a Budget!

When we were choosing a destination in Europe for Easter holidays, I asked my 9 year old son where he would like to go. He surprised me completely by choosing Venice. I was expecting Spain as he is currently learning Spanish, maybe somewhere by the sea with a beach to …

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Babe The Sheep Pig UK Tour www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: Babe The Sheep-Pig – The Little Pig With Big Dreams | Live on Stage

Who knew counting sheep could be such fun?  Three generations went to watch Babe this Easter Weekend and it managed to do what has previously only been achieved by Strictly Come Dancing!  Entertain all of us in equal measure. Your probably familiar with the premise – cute piglet has aspirations beyond …

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Monday Escapes

Welcome to Monday Escapes on Monday 10th April.   I’m currently on my way to Wales with my Mum and my three Mini Travellers to spend 4 days in the Mumbles to see what Visit Swansea have to show us. Claire from Tin Box Traveller, your host today, went earlier in the …

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Review: Go Ape Junior Tree Top Adventure www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: Go Ape Junior Tree Top Adventure

During the Easter holidays we went to do the Go Ape Tree Top Junior Adventure at Delamere Forest. My nephews were visiting for a couple of days so I needed to try and find an activity that would keep all the kids happy.  I thought we would all have fun trying …

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5 Essential Things to Pack for a Short Road Trip www.minitravellers.co.uk
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5 Essentials to Consider for a Short Road Trip

Going away for the weekend? It’s time to pack the suitcases! Of course, the size of your car may allow you to take lots of things ‘just in case’… But what if you’re travelling with family and you really need to use the space of your car boot carefully? One thing …

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Ten Top Tips | First Time in a Motorhome with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Ten Top Tips | First Time in a Motorhome with Kids

Thinking of hiring a motorhome for the first time? Here are Ten Top Tips for your First Time in a Motorhome with Kids. We’ve wanted to holiday in a motorhome for some time. We chatted about a week in the Lake District, a road trip to Cornwall, a month in …

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Free Lessons with Tennis for Kids 2017: Start Your Tennis Journey | #TennisForKids

In 2016 I signed my eldest daughter Lily (then 5) up for free lessons with the Lawn Tennis Association. It was a 6 week course called ‘Tennis for Kids’ at a local tennis club on a Friday evening after school.  She was initially worried about going and it took me ages …

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3 National Trust Days Out with Children in The Cotswolds www.minitravellers.co.uk
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3 National Trust Days Out With Children in The Cotswolds

We love The Cotswolds and National Trust days out here at Mini Travellers and we were surprised to learn the other day that some people still don’t think their properties are suitable for children.  The National Trust has put children at the heart of a lot of their properties over the last few …

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Family Friendly Events in 2017 www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Family Friendly Events in 2017

Family Friendly Events in 2017 by Suzy of Our Bucket List Lives The point of our bucket list is to not only cross off things that we have done but to inspire ourselves to do things that we’ve not yet done with Jamie, or even ourselves. When I typed into Google ‘Best …

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#UKexplore March 2017 www.minitravellers.co.uk (1)
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#UKexplore – March 2017

March was a month of two halves weather wise wasn’t it. We had some beautiful weather and it has been so nice to look through all your amazing photos of daffodils and blossom, yet at times we have seen rain, hail and even snow! We have had some beach trips …

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How to Make the Most of Family Friendly Italy www.minitravellers.co.uk
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How to Make the Most of Family Friendly Italy

Mini Travellers takes a look at some of the ways you can make the most of all the family friendly areas on offer in Italy. Italy is a fantastic destination to visit with children, with the friendliness of the locals and the plethora of activities available; you can rest assured …

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5 Amazing National Trust Days Out with Kids in Somerset & Wiltshire
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5 Amazing National Trust Days Out With Children in Somerset & Wiltshire

We love Somerset & Wiltshire and National Trust days out here at Mini Travellers and we were surprised to learn the other day that some people still don’t think their properties are suitable for children.  The National Trust has put children at the heart of a lot of their properties over the …

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How to avoid the holiday from hell when travelling with kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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How to Avoid the Holiday from Hell when Travelling with the Kids

Spending time away with the family is one of the most rewarding things you can do – but that doesn’t mean it’s always easy. If you want to avoid a nightmarish trip when heading away with the kids, make sure to follow our tips.  Keep the kids entertained The easiest …

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Spending Less on Toys and More on Family Holidays www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Spending Less on Toys and More on Family Holidays

Mini Travellers takes a look at why parents should be spending less on toys and more on family holidays! Spend less on toys and more on family holidays In recent years, it has become somewhat of a trend to spoil our children with the latest gizmos and gadgets, regardless of …

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National Trust Easter Egg Hunts 2017 www.minitravellers.co.uk
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National Trust Easter Egg Hunts 2017

National Trust Easter Egg Hunts! It’s that time of the year again when the National Trust team up with Cadburys to offer you and your kids an outdoor adventure with cadburys chocolate eggs! What more could you want. There are over 300 hunts across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, but …

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Monday Escapes www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Monday Escapes

Good morning and welcome Monday Escapers. I have had such a lovely sunny weekend and loved it all.  We had 6 kids for 24 hours as we babysat the cousins overnight and we all had a fantastic time on the beach yesterday and in the garden today.  I got some …

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Mr Bloom and his Veggies are Hitting the Road!

Mr Bloom, as seen on CBeebies, is hitting the road on his first ever live UK theatre tour in 2017 and is visiting Liverpool Empire and Manchester Palace Theatre. ‘Tiddlers’ of all ages are invited to go and see their favourite gardener and his veggie friends in their brand-new stage version …

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5 Alternative Ideas for Family Holidays in the USA

Looking for a new, family holiday in the USA off-the-beaten-track? Take a look at our suggestions for holidays in the USA; there’s plenty more than Disney World, Orlando, to discover in the land of the free, home of the brave! Here are 5 of the best US holiday destinations for families to explore and …

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Review Martinhal Cascais Lisbon Portugal www.minitravellers.co.uk (3)
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Martinhal Cascais Family Friendly Hotel Nr Lisbon Portugal

At February half term we had a brilliant 4 days in Lisbon as guests of Martinhal Family Resorts and Apartments.  Compelled to return to Portugal at February Half Term after a fantastic February trip in 2016 to Martinhal Sagres and Quinta , together with very cheap flights (£250 return for 5 with …

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lake at stourhead taken by devon mama 11 National Trust Days Out With Children in Devon & Dorset www.minitravellers.co.uk
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11 National Trust Days Out With Children in Devon & Dorset

We love Devon & Dorset and we also love the National Trust here at Mini Travellers and we were surprised to learn the other day that some people still don’t think their properties are suitable for children. The National Trust has put children at the heart of a lot of …

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Family Friendly Villas in Corsica www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Family Friendly Villas in Corsica

We are going to Corsica this summer with Simpson Travel to a beautiful family friendly villa near to Porto Vecchio and I simply can’t wait.  We had the most magical trip with Simpson Travel last year to a stunning family friendly villa in Greece and I just know we are going to love …

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6 National Trust Days Out in Cornwall With Children www.minitravellers.co.uk
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6 National Trust Days Out With Children in Cornwall

We love Cornwall and National Trust days out here at Mini Travellers and we were surprised to learn the other day that some people still don’t think their properties are suitable for children.  The National Trust has put children at the heart of a lot of their properties over the last few …

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