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Villa Pia – Affordable Luxury?

In the 15 years before I had the children I had been lucky enough to visit Italy every year. I adore the place. I love everything about it.  I love Rome, Sienna, Positano, Lucca, Sam Gimignano, Milan, Brindisi, Pisa, Florence, the list goes on! I have travelled all over Italy, …

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Kids Learning to Ski on a Mark Warner Holiday

We were recently lucky enough to go on a fully inclusive ski holiday with Mark Warner.  We stayed at an amazing hotel in Tignes called Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percee, and were lucky enough to experience some fantastic service from staff at the hotel, in particular the childcare staff  I’ve already published a …

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Hotel Cheyenne Disneyland Paris

This review about Hotel Cheyenne and Disneyland Paris is by Mammy Flynn who writes a blog called Fun with the Family which you can read by clicking here. If you like this review you can see more by Mammy Flynn by following her on facebook. Click here to be taken straight to her …

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Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percée, Tignes

In the first week of March we went on our first ever Mark Warner holiday, and I can safely say that it won’t be our last. As an organisation they looked after every detail and the staff at their hotel made sure that our family holiday was absolutely incredible. I …

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Childcare at Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percée, Tignes

As part of our trip to Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percee in Tignes, with Mark Warner we we were offered free child care for the three girls all day and into the evening. Had we had to pay for this it would have cost £180 per child for the week.  Before …

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Child Friendly Cracow – Part 1

Joanna who used to live in Cracow has written a fabulous blog post about some child friendly places. Joanna writes a fab blog called Mum in Search of Balance and can also be found on twitter @mumbalance. I was born in Cracow and lived here until I was 21, so I have experienced first hand …

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Visiting Rome with Kids

Top tips on Visiting Rome with Kids: Stay in an apartment rather than a hotel (or outside the City Centre at Camping Fabulous with Eurocamp). It is half the price and gives them far more scope to run around and be noisy. None of the major tourist sites we visited …

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The Imperfect Family Holiday in Mallorca

Joanna linked this great blog post about a family holiday in Mallorca to our Sunday Stars Linky so I asked her if I could post it. It’s good to see a review about a holiday not quite going as planned but what you can do, and how much fun it …

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Tips for Disneyland Paris

We’ve read loads of posts about Disney now and are going to try and collect links to them all in one place.  If you have any to share please let us know. Things to buy before you go Accomodation Tips Disneyland Paris in a Day Where to meet the Characters …

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Martinhal, Portugal – A relaxing family holiday with a toddler

I saw this fantastic review with beautiful photographs on facebook and asked Rebecca if we could post it on here.  It is a fabulous independent review of a family holiday at Martinhal.  I have been wanting to get Martinhal on the site for ages as it looks so good for …

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Skiing – Not just for Daddies

The conversation went like this. Me to Hubby: I think I might like to apply to be a Mark Warner Ambassador? #MarkWarnerMum Girls: (We naturally never have a conversation ourselves!): What is that Mummy? Me: It’s someone who goes on a ski holiday or a summer holiday and then tells …

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Villa Inma Calero, Puerto Calero, Lanzarote

We have just returned from staying in Villa Inma Calero which we booked through Villa Plus. We looked at loads of villas before we booked it, and hadn’t previously considered Puerto Calero, as our search had been focused on Playa Blanca. What finally convinced me to book Puerto Calero was …

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Ten Top Tips for a Successful Family Holiday in Lanzarote

As most regular readers will know we have 3 little girls under 4.  A just 4 year old, and 3 year old identical twin girls.  We usually have a family holiday in November for child care reasons, but until now have stuck to the UK thinking a long haul flight …

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Mitsis Roda Beach, Corfu

This review of Mitsis Roda Beach Hotel has been written by Tracey who blogs at WilliamsWorld. Click here to see her great blog. You can also follow Tracey on twitter @traceycwilliam. Back in July we visited the Mitsis Roda Beach Hotel which is in Roda, Corfu.  This was actually our …

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The Best Hotel Crèches In Europe and Beyond (Under 2’s)

You could be forgiven for thinking that holidays are put on hold when you have a young family. Nothing could be further from the truth though if you can find the right hotel that specialises in catering for infants and toddlers. Many hotels claim to be child-friendly but offer little …

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Chessington Hotel, Chessington World of Adventures

This review of Chessington Hotel has been written by Tracey who blogs at WilliamsWorld. Click here to see her great blog. You can also follow Tracey on twitter @traceycwilliam. I had booked the hotel as a surprise for our sons 12th birthday. We went and had a look round the hotel …

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Things to do in Palma, Mallorca with Kids

Ting Dalton writes a really good blog called Travel Monkey and can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey . This article about places to visit in Mallorca contains some really good tips. Mallorca was a great holiday for one of our other guest bloggers who travelled to the Holiday Village Apart from …

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Delphin Palace, Antalya, Turkey – Fit for a Princess!

 This is an incredibly thorough review of this hotel by the fiveadventurers.com who actually travelled as a family of 4 this time. You can also follow their adventures on twitter @fiveadventurers Anyone who knows me, knows I love a bargain.  I have always happily lived in budget accommodation to make …

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Cloud Farm Camping, Exmoor – Secluded but not lonely

This family discovered this lovely peaceful campsite in Exmoor and loved it so much they want to go back. Merlinda writes a great blog called Pixiedusk. Head over and have a look by clicking here. She can also be found tweeting @pixiedusk. We started camping about a month or two …

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Warren Holiday Cottages, Near Stratford

This review by the lovely Jess is about her holiday near Stratford with her husband and two year old twins. Jess writes a very good blog over at Mummyofboygirltwins.com and she can regularly be found tweeting @soot1978.  We have just returned from a week’s holiday in a cottage near Stratford. …

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Large Village House, Uzes, France

This lovely post is about the second week of  Heledd’s family holiday in Provence and is once again full of beautiful photographs. If you enjoy this post you can read Heledd’s blog Running in Lavender by clicking here or follow her on twitter @HeleddLavender After spending two beautiful nights in the deep Provence …

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Les Elzears, Uzes, France

This lovely post by Heledd about their holiday to Provence is full of beautiful photographs. If you enjoy this post you can read Heledd’s blog Running in Lavender by clicking here or follow her on twitter @HeleddLavender As my husband is half French we’re keen for the girls to spend time in the …

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Westwood Yurts, Gibside

This is an absolutely superb review of Westwood Yurts by Samantha who writes a fantastic blog over at North East Family Fun.  Samantha has been chosen to be a Butlins Ambassador this year too so she will be writing lots of reviews which you will be able to follow here. There …

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Bluestone – Memories are made of this

This review of Bluestone has been written by Tanya Leary who writes an excellent blog which you can find here. Mumma Leary also tweets @mumaleary and can be followed on facebook here. We have two more reviews of Bluestone on the Site click here and here. It is definitely our …

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