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Planet Hollywood Observatory | Disney Springs

Planet Hollywood’s flagship Orlando store has re-opened it’s doors – take a peek at their multi million pound makeover *Guest Post in collaboration with Planet Hollywood Planet Hollywood’s flagship store can be found in Disney Springs, Orlando. It has recently undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment and has been changed beyond …

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Experiencing the best of Salford Quays www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Experiencing the best of Salford Quays

Moving up to the North 9 years ago I fully embraced the northern lifestyle from calling rolls, barm cakes and enjoying gravy as an essential part to pretty much every meal. Manchester for me has been an enigma. I’ve spent years working in the diverse and thriving city with many …

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A Long Weekend in Disneyland Paris

First things first, travel for a Long Weekend in Disneyland Paris We are lucky enough to live on a main train line to Birmingham Airport and so for the first time we decided to get the train into Birmingham International. Kids, bags and all! So off we trotted at 6am …

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What Disney Character Are You?

So what Disney Character are you? My three are currently doing a brilliant impression of Cinderella, Tinkerbell and Jasmine in these utterly beautiful Disney Princess dresses by House of Fraser. They are perfect party dresses for the festive season and beyond!  In these photos we’ve mixed them with Bobux boots …

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Ultimate Packing List for Walt Disney World with Under 5's
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Ultimate Packing List for Walt Disney World and Beyond with Under 5’s

We like lists in the Mini Travellers household. We created an Ultimate Packing List for Travelling Abroad with Your Baby earlier this year and a Skiing packing list last year and for Our 14 day Walt Disney World and beyond trip I have created another!  Primarily I created this for me, to make …

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Ten Top Tips for Disneyland Paris
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Ten Top Tips for Disneyland Paris

We have recently returned from 6 absolutely magical days in Disneyland Paris with our 4, 2 and 10 month old little ladies. I wanted to blog about our trip not only to capture the many memories we made while they are still fresh in my mind; but also to share …

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How to do Disneyland Paris in One Day
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How to do Disneyland Paris in One Day

This was our first visit to Disneyland Paris while staying off site. On our past two visits we’ve stayed in their hotels and had plenty of time over a couple of days to explore the two parks. It certainly requires very different planning to make sure you fit everything in …

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Orlando Villas for Lovers of Star Wars, Lego, Harry Potter and More..

Having travelled to Orlando recently with three Disney Princess lovers, the only thing that could have made our trip any more perfect would have been the ability to sleep in a Princess bedroom every night and I have just written a post about the amazing rooms you can sleep in if …

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Villas Fit for a Princess near Disney

Having travelled to Walt Disney World recently with three Disney Princess lovers, the only thing that could have made our trip any more perfect would have been the ability to sleep in a Princess bedroom every night. I can’t believe that I didn’t know about these rooms in Villas by …

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What are the best shoes to wear to Disney
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Best Shoes to Wear to Disney

Question: Best shoes to wear to Disney? Answer: Comfortable ones! This is one of those posts that isn’t the most exciting of posts, but if you don’t get it right it can make or break your holiday.  On most holidays if you get a new pair of shoes (and who …

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Disney - Plan it! Wing it at your peril!
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Disney with Kids – Plan it! Wing it at your peril!

I planned Disney obsessively before we went. It’s safe to say that I’m not someone that usually ‘wings it’ at the best of times but I knew from experience that Disney was not one of the things to just rock up and enjoy! It should be, it’s the most magical …

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Is Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Worth It?
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Is Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Worth It?

Let’s start by saying that there are three packages at Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique and the basic package starts at $59.95 for an hour of pampering. That’s the basic package which is why the question posed is – Is Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Worth It? The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique promises a pamper session like no …

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How to Save Money at Disney
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6 Ways to Save Money at Disney with Kids

One of the things I was really conscious of before we travelled to Disney was the fact that we had already spent a lot of money (a lot!).   I had booked some pretty expensive character breakfasts and lunches (best not remind hubby of that!) and I didn’t want to spend …

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Baby Wearing at Disney
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Baby Wearing at Disney

Whilst I’ve been researching touring Walt Disney World I’ve been listening to lots of podcasts and reading lots of tips about travelling with little ones and children.  One tip that comes up time and time again is Baby Wearing. As the parks are busy and lots and lots of people …

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Symphony in the Stars and Illuminations at Hollywood Studios and Epcot at Walt Disney World
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Symphony in the Stars and Illuminations?

Is it possible to watch both Epcot’s Illuminations and the new Symphony in the Stars fireworks on the same night? The answer is most definitely yes you can; because we did. This answer is slightly disingenuous because on the night we saw the Epcot Illuminations at 9pm, we could only …

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Bobux Blaze
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Bobux Blaze – Perfect for Days Out

One of the things I stressed about in the run up to our 14 days in Orlando was shoes! I have a bit of a thing for shoes but I also know that if you are asking your kids to walk for 8 hours round an enormous park in the …

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Jet Lag
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How my Kids coped with an 8 hour Flight and Jetlag

Quite a lot of you have asked me how the kids coped with the 8 hour flight to Florida and back and more specifically whether they coped with the jet lag. My three are 5, 4 and 4 and regular 7pm til 7am sleepers. We are very lucky they sleep …

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Off Site Villa v On Site Resort at Walt Disney World

Later this month we are going on a long awaited trip to Walt Disney World and beyond with our Under 5’s and their Grandparents. We are staying in a villa off site and this is why! We (well actually I) spent hours trying to decide where to stay when we …

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Disney on Ice
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14 Days at Disney with Under 5’s

It won’t be news to regular readers that we are travelling to Orlando next week! I have spent ages deciding where to visit and when; and an equally long time deciding where to stay.  I found the whole thing quite baffling at first as there is just so much to do …

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Hollywood Studios
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One Day Touring Plan for Hollywood Studios with Under 5’s

This Touring Plan has been designed to take into account the fact that we have small children (Under 5’s) and Grandparents with us who will not want to cross the park very often to get from ride to ride. It also takes into account the fact that we will probably have …

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Review: Disney on Ice at Liverpool Echo Arena

Disney On Ice Silver Anniversary Celebration is based on an ultimate sightseeing holiday and starts with tour guides Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Donald Duck and Daisy Duck arriving on the ice explaining the journey you are about to go on. You’ll have to forgive my photography as the light didn’t make for …

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Two Day Touring Plan for Epcot with Under 5’s

This Touring Plan has been designed to take into account the fact that we have small children (Under 5’s) and Grandparents with us who will not want to cross the park very often to get from ride to ride. It also takes into account the fact that we will probably have …

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Magic Kingdom
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Two Day Magic Kingdom Touring Plan for Princess Lovers

This Touring Plan has been designed to take into account the fact that we have small children (Under 5’s) and Grandparents with us who will not want to cross the park very often to get from ride to ride. It also takes into account the fact that we have two days …

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Ultimate 14 Day Walt Disney World Trip Plan with Kids

It won’t be news to regular readers that we visited Orlando in April 2016 with our three little girls  (then aged 5, 4 and 4) and their Grandparents too. I spent ages deciding where to visit and when; and an equally long time deciding where to stay.  I found the whole …

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