5 Things to Do in Barcelona with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogEuropeSpain

Barcelonawink | Barcelona Private Tours that are Family Friendly

Barcelona is a beautiful city, full of history, sunshine and, as we came to realise, full of dragons too!  We were visiting Barcelona as a family for a few days in Easter and we were invited to experience the dragons in the city with a tour from Barcelonawink, Barcelona Private …

READ MORE →
Review | Hotel Costa Calero, Lanzarote www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

Hotel Costa Calero, Lanzarote

After a year with no holidays abroad the kids were desperate to go on a ‘proper’ holiday which apparently involves a plane. 3 years ago we had a fabulous October half term break in Lanzarote which had perfect accommodation for a family of five which always seems to be our …

READ MORE →
A view of a azzure water and Nissi beach in Aiya Napa, Cyprus
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysGreecePortugalSpain

Taking Family Holidays Abroad in 2018

Family Holidays Abroad 2018 When is the ideal time to start planning your 2018 family holiday? From our experience, we think that the earlier you book, the better deal you will get! So if you’re looking to book a summer holiday in sunny Europe, here are some of our favourite …

READ MORE →
Biking in Barcelona with Children www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogEuropeSpain

Biking in Barcelona with Children

Barcelona is the perfect destination for family bicycling and soaking up the sun and culture Barcelona is a dreamy destination for cyclists and families. The city has it all: rich history, contemporary art and culture, great food, beautiful beaches and tons of exciting activities for children. It is also amazingly …

READ MORE →
Considering owning a second home on the Costa del Sol? www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogFamily HolidaysSpain

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 …

READ MORE →
5 Things to Do in Barcelona with Kids www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

6 Things to Do in Barcelona with Kids

I’ve lost count of the times I’ve visited Barcelona over the years, I’ve been with work and with friends, I’ve been on a hen do and also on a romantic weekend break; however we have never actually been to Barcelona with kids. I was recently reading an interactive guide to …

READ MORE →
BlogFamily HolidaysFranceSpain

14 Places to Holiday in France and Spain with Teenagers

Heading to the continent with teenagers in-tow treads that very fine line between nerve-wracking and terrifying. And not just the continent either – pretty much any holiday where you’ll be expected to entertain older kids or adolescents. Get it right and you’re looking at fun-filled family memories to last a …

READ MORE →
5 Reasons to Visit Tenerife with Kids
BlogFamily HolidaysSpain

5 Things to do in Tenerife With Kids

There are many reasons to visit Tenerife if you have young children however for me and my family the following points and the top 5 Things to do in Tenerife with kids: NB This post was created in collaboration with Skyscanner. 1 Wall to Wall Sunshine and Beaches Whilst December …

READ MORE →
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

Is Ibiza Family Friendly?

There are two very different sides to Ibiza. There’s San Antonio, vodka for 5p madness and then there’s the ‘real’ Ibiza Family Friendly Ibiza. Where the world slowly drifts by in a haze of silver service on the beach. Luxury yachts pull up for lunch and children make sandcastle’s on the …

READ MORE →
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

The Miami Park Aparthotel, Costa Brava, Calella

We hadn’t planned a holiday but as work was becoming increasingly stressful, we decided to book late, just before the end of school holidays and go. We have 2 boys aged 9 and 12. They can be boisterous. We also have an 18 month old baby girl (BG) who all …

READ MORE →
BlogFamily HolidaysSpain

The Fergus Cala Blanca Hotel, Majorca

This review of a family holiday in Majorca has been written by Tracey who blogs at WilliamsWorld. Click here to see her great blog. You can also follow Tracey on twitter @traceycwilliam. We have just returned from a fantastic 4 night break to Majorca during the Easter holidays. I booked both …

READ MORE →
Valencia with Children www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

Valencia with Children

I’m really excited to be writing this post as it gives me the opportunity to say lots of nice things about our lovely trip to Valencia! Having been to Spain many times (my family live in the Canary Islands and we have friends and family in Marbella and Madrid) I …

READ MORE →
BlogsEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

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 …

READ MORE →
Villa Inma Calero Lanzarote www.minitravellers.co.uk
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

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 …

READ MORE →
BlogEuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

10 Top Tips for a Successful Family Holiday in Lanzarote

Here are 10 top tips for a successful Family Holiday in Lanzarote if you decide to visit? 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 …

READ MORE →
BlogDays OutFamily HolidaysSpain

How to find Playas Del Papagayo, Lanzarote

Today we decided to head slightly off the beaten track to Playas Del Papagayo. As you may know from my post earlier in the year when we were in Wales, we like to make life slightly harder for ourselves and head off to a beach that is a little bit …

READ MORE →
BlogDays OutFamily HolidaysSpain

Things to do in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

We put together this post about Things to do in Playa Blanca for families when we were staying at a Villa in Puerto Calero about twenty minutes from Playa Blanca. Play on the Pirate Ship – Things to do in Playa Blanca We drove to Playa Blanca from Puerto Calero …

READ MORE →
BlogDays OutSpainTravel Tips

Out and About in Teneriffe

Although my preference was to laze around the pool the WHOLE holiday… in reality, this was never going to happen. Our two boisterous toddlers craved a change of scenery, and luckily, come rain or shine, Tenerife has a lot of family-friendly attractions on offer. We didn’t visit every place that …

READ MORE →
Days OutEuropeSpainTravel Tips

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 …

READ MORE →
CruiseFamily HolidaysSpainUnited Kingdom

Cruise – Plymouth to Spain

This review has been written by Kathryn Grant who puts us at Mini Travellers to shame with this review of a cruise from Plymouth to Spain which is part of a long road trip (click here to see the journey from Spain to Italy), showing travelling can be done with …

READ MORE →
Family HolidaysFranceSpain

Road Trip through Spain & France to Italy!

So, instead of our usual route to Italy (Old Kent Road, channel tunnel, France/Belgium/Germany/Switzerland) we found ourselves in the Basque region of northern Spain.  The plan now was to spend some time in San Sebastián, before making our way down the French (autoroute) side of the Pyrenees, a further stop …

READ MORE →
EuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

Holiday Village Majorca

Me and the brood decided to brave our first family holiday abroad last year to the Holiday Village Majorca, this was before baby Lottie, so just Me, Ryan, Maisy (2 at the time) & Bella (1 at the time). Traveling with kids is stressful when just heading to the shops …

READ MORE →
EuropeFamily HolidaysSpain

Parque Santiago 2 – Twin Fun in Tenerife

A guest blog by Ruth Start who tweets as @2babies_1me and travelled to Tenerife with her twins. When people discovered I was expecting twins, as a single mum,  I was frequently met with such cheery encouragement as “you’ll never be able to leave the house” and “you can forget all those …

READ MORE →