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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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5 Reasons to Visit Rwanda with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
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5 Reasons We Are Visiting Rwanda With Kids

We’ve been talking about the right time to be more adventurous with our family holidays.  BC (Before Children not Before Christ although sometimes it feels that long ago) we travelled extensively.  We trekked in Nepal for our honeymoon, we explored Thailand and Cambodia, we stayed in hostels in Iceland and visited places …

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Review Martinhal Chiado Lisbon Portugal www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: Martinhal Chiado – A Family Friendly Hotel in Lisbon Portugal

At February half term we had a brilliant 4 days in Lisbon with 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 Easyjet) …

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