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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 …

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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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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 …

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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 …

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5 Reasons to Visit Tenerife with Kids
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5 Reasons You Should Visit 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 reasons why you should visit Tenerife with kids: 1 Wall to Wall Sunshine and Beaches Whilst December for example is one of the coolest months …

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Is Ibiza Family Friendly?

A fab blog post about a family holiday in Ibiza by Jess who writes a blog called Cuddles and Cocktails (possibly the best blog name ever!).  You can follow Jess on Instagram here or on Twitter as @cudsncocktails here. There are two very different sides to Ibiza. There’s San Antonio, vodka for 5p madness and …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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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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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Playas Del Papagayo, Lanzarote

Today we decided to head slightly off the beaten track. 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 trickier to find. To …

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Family Day Trip to Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

When we first decided to come to Lanzarote we thought very hard about the Princessa Yaiza on Playa Blanca beach. Jo at Quo Vadis very nearly convinced me to book it, and looking at its location by the beach today, I think it is definitely an option for another time. …

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Out and About in Teneriffe

Ting Dalton writes a really good blog called Travel Monkey and can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey . This article about places to visit in Teneriffe contains some really good tips. Teneriffe was a great holiday for one of our other guest bloggers who travelled with her twins to Parque Santiago 2. Although …

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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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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 …

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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 …

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Holiday Village Majorca

A guest post by Amy Cooper who blogs at Everything Mummy and tweets at @AmyCooperEM. She travelled to Majorca with her young family and wrote the following review: Me and the brood decided to brave our first family holiday abroad last year, this was before baby Lottie, so just Me, …

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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 …

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