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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Family Holiday at La Vallée in Normandy with Eurocamp

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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Sifnos - Perfect Greek Island Holiday for the Whole Family www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Sifnos – Perfect Greek Island Holiday for the Whole Family

Sifnos – enjoy a perfect island holiday for the whole family Located in the sunny Cyclades, the island of Sifnos offers fantastic Mediterranean vistas, fascinating archeological remains and plenty of healthy and delicious Greek food. It is also a family friendly destination to boot, with sunny beaches and fascinating ruins to …

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Is The Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai Family Friendly? www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Is The Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, Family Friendly?

Dubai is a truly great family holiday destination. If you’re after guaranteed heat and don’t want a 12 hour flight to the Far East or the Caribbean, Dubai is the perfect option.  Everything is super-sized, man-made and generally pretty impressive. Tourism and entertainment is the main focus in this crazy, …

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Family Holiday in Jersey www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Family Holiday in Jersey

July felt incredibly busy and I will freely admit that I heaved an enormous sigh of relief when school finished for the summer.  The thing that kept me going throughout the never-ending tiredness and inability to switch off my brain was the knowledge that as soon as the term was over we’d be escaping for a …

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Flying with Children - Ten Top Tips www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Flying with Children – Ten Top Tips

We are working with Villa Plus today and have been checking out their offers for 2018 which have just launched. Some of you have been huge fans of our other articles Flying with Toddlers and Flying with Babies so we’ve put together our Top Tips on Flying with Children for all those families …

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Dubai Where to stay if... www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Where to Stay in Dubai if……

Glamour, adventure and decadence – Dubai has it all. If you are looking for a luxury family holiday there are few destinations on Earth that can rival Dubai. From a small trading centre to one of the world’s most spectacular cities in less than half a century, Dubai’s rise to …

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Long Weekend at Ready Camp Drayton Manor www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Glamping at Ready Camp Tamworth

Having been impressed with Ready Camp before on our visit to the Blackmore site in Worcestershire, we decided to head off for a 2 night stay at the Tamworth site to get away from it all and have some quality family time. Ready Camp’s survey said that 42% of adults check …

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Review: Parc Le Breos | Gower Bed & Breakfast www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: Parc Le Breos | Gower Bed & Breakfast

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 had a fun filled 4 days and 3 night break and you can see all we got up …

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A Long Weekend in Disneyland Paris www.minitravellers.co.uk
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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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5 of the Top Family Hotels in Europe www.minitravellers.co.uk
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5 of the Top Family Hotels in Europe

With so many excellent resorts and hotels, we’ve chosen our favourite hotels that provide the best experience for families in Europe. We’re pretty aware you don’t have hours to read paragraphs about these spectacular hotels, so we’ve compiled 5 bullet points to single out the highlights. Sani Beach, Sani Asterias, …

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5 Reasons to Visit the Philippines with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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5 Reasons to Visit the Philippines with Kids

As anyone who follows us already knows, we try and travel as much as we can. Here at Mini Travellers we always try to explore new destinations and try out new adventures. Having said that, we also have to keep our children in mind and plan our trips accordingly. Every parent …

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Where to stay in Mauritius with Children www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Where to stay in Mauritius with Children

If you’re reading this post it may be because you have decided to go to Mauritius and are just wondering where to stay in Mauritius with Children; but it’s more likely that you’re sat at your desk, or on your couch wondering whether Mauritius is a sensible option with children, and …

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Rumsdale Cottage | Family Friendly Cottage in Lanreath Cornwall

Cornwall is one of my most favourite places in the world. When we arrive I am instantly transported back to childhood memories of long summers spent with my grandparents. I took the girls down to Lanreath near Looe for a little break this Easter holiday’s staying in the gorgeous Rumsdale …

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Exploring Cyprus with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Exploring Cyprus with Kids

Last October we spent 6 nights in Cyprus at two beautiful family friendly Hotels.  Hotels that you could walk into and not leave until it was time to go home.  They both had multiple restaurants, kids clubs, activities, swimming pools and slides and excellent customer service.  For all those reasons …

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The Park, Mawgan Porth, Cornwall | Family Holiday www.minitravellers.co.uk
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The Park, Mawgan Porth, Cornwall | Family Holiday

The lure of Cornwall with its rugged coastline, sandy beaches and turquoise waters make it an idyllic retreat for, if like me, you yearn for a more laid back bohemian vibe. While surfers and party goers flock year after year to the many festivals, nightlife and attractions North Cornwall has …

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Family Friendly Hotels with Apartments and Villas

A big dilemma that many families face when thinking about their holiday is the temptation of the luxury of hotel versus the practicality of a villa or apartment. The perfect solution is to take an apartment or villa connected to a hotel or resort. This option gives you the best …

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Considering owning a second home on the Costa del Sol? www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Considering owning a second home on the Costa del Sol?

Have you ever considered owning a second home on the Costa del Sol? Growing up it was definitely something I considered a lot, something I thought I’d aim for, but then my twenties came and brought with it parties and clubs and backpacking and island hopping. The thoughts of a …

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Glamping at Watkinsons Farm, Ormskirk www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Glamping at Watkinsons Farm, Ormskirk

I gave myself a bit of a challenge this Easter School Holiday … I wanted to go away for a few days, somewhere I could go on my own with our two boys (aged 4 and 6) for the first night, with my husband joining us for the weekend (by …

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