Ribby Hall Village: Baby and Toddler Breaks at a 5* Holiday Village in Lancashire www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Ribby Hall Village: Baby and Toddler Breaks at a 5* Holiday Village in Lancashire

Ribby Hall Village is a 5* holiday village near Blackpool in Lancashire, which offers short breaks and family holidays. There is a wide range of accommodation including holiday cottages, pine lodges and even larger cottages which are suitable for larger groups or 3G holidays. There are fantastic facilities for babies …

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Crealy Meadows - Safari Tent Glamping in Devon www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Crealy Meadows – Safari Tent Glamping in Devon

If you’ve visited Devon and the surrounding areas with your family you have probably seen the leaflets and signs for Crealy; you may have even visited. However, being relatively new to holidaying in Devon and Cornwall with the family (we have tended to head off to the Lake District!) we …

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Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda and Kids! www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Villa Gorilla, Kinigi near Musanze Rwanda | Volcanoes National Park

During our 14 days in Rwanda we had the pleasure of staying for 2 nights at Villa Gorilla. Villa Gorilla is located at Kinigi near the headquarters of Rwanda’s famous Volcanoes National Park. It has 4 comfortable rooms, each with private bath and toilet facilities, and it also has a …

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Ruzizi Tented Lodge | Akagera National Park www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Ruzizi Tented Lodge | Akagera National Park

As part of our Family Holiday to Rwanda we spent two fabulous days in Akagera National Park staying at Ruzizi Tented Lodge. Ruzizi Tented Lodge was the loveliest place we stayed in Rwanda and by far the most exciting for our three girls aged 6, 5 and 5.  I mean …

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How to Enjoy a Holiday with Toddlers and Actually Get a Break www.minitravellers.co.uk
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How to Enjoy a Holiday with Toddlers and Actually Get a Break

Can you enjoy a Holiday with Toddlers and get a break? Before we went on our first holiday with our daughter, 8 month old Chloe, a friend told me to erase all memories of previous holidays because it will never be the same! You have to Adjust your Expectations.   You …

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Glamping in Yorkshire | Humble Bee Farm www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Glamping in Yorkshire | Humble Bee Farm

My husband is not a fan of sleeping anywhere without 4 brick walls and good solid foundations.  So I decided to start him at the top of the tree, at the best glamping site I could find, in the hope that he’d see camping could be fun.  So I booked …

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Log Cabins in the Lake District | Neaum Crag, Skelwith Bridge www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Log Cabins in the Lake District | Neaum Crag, Skelwith Bridge

A Trip to the Lake District to Neaum Crag – Searching for a Monster Cave and a Real-Life Money Tree! As a busy family of four we jumped at the chance of disappearing to the mountains for a few days of nothing but walks, picnics and mountain adventures. And where …

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Canoeing in Rwanda on the Mukungwa River with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Canoeing in Rwanda on the Mukungwa River with Kids

One of the best things we did in Rwanda during our Rwanda Adventure was to go canoeing on the Mukungwa River just outside Musanze with Kingfisher Journeys. When we booked our trip to Rwanda, practically everyone who didn’t say “Is it Safe?” asked “Is there anything for the kids to …

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5 of the Best Holiday Destinations for Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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5 of the Best Holiday Destinations for Kids

You know that feeling of responsibility when you arrive at the beach with your family for the first time. You need to have found sand that’s soft enough for your partner’s delicate toes and yet strong enough to form the foundations of the kids’ mightiest sand castle.  The sea needs …

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Top 5 Hotels Where Kids Go Free www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Top 5 Hotels Where Kids Go Free

Planning that perfect family holiday? Choosing the best place to stay is not always easy. We know that bringing your children along can make the price of a holiday sky-rocket. That’s why we’ve done the research for you. We have put together a list of the Top 5 Hotels Where …

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Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda and Kids! www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda and Kids!

One of the most amazing things I have ever done is Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda – it was quite simply INCREDIBLE. When we decided to head out to Rwanda to take part in the Friends of Rwandan Rugby tourists tour we knew we wanted to try and see the gorillas …

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Review Martinhal Chiado Lisbon Portugal www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Lisbon with Children

Earlier this year we had a wonderful break in Lisbon with Children aged 6, 5 and 5.  We spent 4 days in the city and at a beach hotel just outside the city and loved the whole trip so much we are seriously considering a trip back there at October …

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Where to stay in Mauritius with Children www.minitravellers.co.uk
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5 Star All Inclusive Family Holidays

We know that spending time looking for restaurants that have your children’s favourite meal, waiting for hours to be served and being left with a massive bill at the end of it isn’t anyone’s ideal family holiday. That’s why we have carefully selected the best 5 Star All Inclusive Family …

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Camping with a Baby www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Top Tips for Camping with a Baby

Here are some top tips for Camping with a Baby. Most people I chat to start with the premise that it can’t be done, shouldn’t be done, or that they simply wouldn’t do it! However here are some Top Tips for Camping with a Baby from me and some other …

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Stay Play Explore Leicester | Weekend Away with the Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Stay Play Explore Leicester | Weekend Away with the Kids

Do you fancy going to Leicestershire for a weekend getaway?” My husband asked. I was intrigued. Why would we want to go there? “Have a look at this company, Stay Play Explore.” I browsed through the website www.stayplayexplore.co.uk for a few minutes. The activities and attractions on offer looked great and the …

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Travelling to France with Brittany Ferries www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Travelling to France with Brittany Ferries

After a very busy and chaotic start to the year my wife and I decided that during the May half term we’d take our three children (age 6, 4, and 2) for a break to France to explore the Normandy Coastline. We choose to the La Vallée campsite with Eurocamp …

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Sani Dunes - Now with No Minimum Age Limit!
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Sani Dunes – Now with No Minimum Age Limit!

As you know from some of the photos I have just recently returned from the latest addition to the Sani Resort in Halkidiki – Sani Dunes which opens tomorrow!  I loved it and you can read why here!   Originally created as a grown up hotel, one that focused on …

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Ultimate Packing List for Eurocamp with Kids www.minitravellers.com
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Ultimate Packing List for Eurocamp with Kids

What to Pack for Eurocamp? This list was our packing list for our latest Eurocamp holiday. We are a family of 5: Mum, Dad and three kids (age 6, 4 and 2) and we went to France for a week. We wanted an easy, relaxed holiday so are going well …

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10 Unusual Things to do in Orlando

When you think about Orlando, a lot of people think about Disney straight away.  It’s a major pull and a major reason many millions of people head out to Orlando every year. But for those who want a little bit more than Disney, or who have perhaps ‘done’ the Disney …

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Kigali Marriott for Families | An Oasis of Calm www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Kigali Marriott for Families | An Oasis of Calm

Having decided to travel to Rwanda for two weeks, we booked our flights and realised we would be arriving into the bustling capital Kigali at 1am late Friday night/early Saturday morning.  It was going to be an adventurous trip which would push us out of our comfort zones at times, …

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Family Holiday at La Vallée in Normandy with Eurocamp www.minitravellers.co.uk
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La Vallée Eurocamp | Family Holiday in Normandy, France

My husband and I both experienced numerous Eurocamp holidays when we were growing up. His family stayed in the tents; my family tended to go with Eurocamp Independent, as we had a caravan. When we discussed our experiences we found that we that our fondest memories were of the kids …

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Our Rwanda Adventure - The Land of a Thousand Hills (Video) www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Our Rwanda Adventure – The Land of a Thousand Hills (Video)

Many of you will have already seen this video on facebook or you tube but for those of you who are wondering what a trip to Remarkable Rwanda might be like – here is a snapshot!

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Wonderful Weekend at The Trefeddian Hotel in Aberdovey | Why We Went Back! www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Wonderful Weekend at The Trefeddian Hotel in Aberdovey | Why We Went Back!

Having spent a wonderful 3 nights at The Trefeddian Hotel in Aberdovey, Wales, last year, we decided to return this May to celebrate my mum’s 70th birthday.  By a bizarre coincidence, when I told my mum last year about our trip to this fabulous hotel, she told me that she …

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Ultimate Packing List for Walt Disney World with Under 5's
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Things to Consider when Planning a Holiday in Orlando

We are currently planning a big family trip to Orlando and thought I should share some of the tips I’ve learned from our previous trips there. Keeping the Cost Down It will never be a cheap holiday. But, by watching out for deals you can make if affordable. Compare flights, …

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