Safari Style Clothes for Girls with Bobux and JoJo Maman Bebe www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Fun Safari Style Clothes and Shoes for Girls

We are off to Rwanda in just 6 weeks time. If you want to know why we are going do take a look at my post on  5 Reasons we are Visiting Rwanda with the Kids but I am now in full sorting mode.  Easter Holidays are now over and it …

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5 Alternative Ideas for Family Holidays in the USA

Looking for a new, family holiday in the USA off-the-beaten-track? Take a look at our suggestions for holidays in the USA; there’s plenty more than Disney World, Orlando, to discover in the land of the free, home of the brave! Here are 5 of the best US holiday destinations for families to explore and …

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Flying Long Haul With A 1 Year Old: A Survival Guide www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Flying Long Haul With A 1 Year Old: A Survival Guide

So you might be thinking of flying long haul with a 1 year old?  Or you might be thinking that ins’t possible? You might also be thinking I’d need a large Gin & Tonic to get through that, or you might be thinking the very thought of it gives you indigestion! …

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mifold – The Grab & Go Booster I Will Be Using

There has been a lot of recent discussion in the news about Booster seats. What to use, what not to use, what the new law is and when it comes into effect. So why am I considering using the mifold which isn’t a high backed booster! This isn’t a post …

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Review: Bespoke Photo Books by Ella's Books www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: Bespoke Photo Books by Ella’s Books

I take a lot of photographs. I take more photographs than most people I know.  However no matter how many photos you take everyone I speak to seems to have a phone or a digital camera full of photos;  everyone ‘means’ to get round to printing them off and putting them …

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Review: Lap Baby - The Hand Free Seating Aid www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: LapBaby – The Hand Free Seating Aid

The LapBaby is one of those non-essential baby items that just makes life a little easier for you (which is always welcome when you have a new baby!). Every dinner time, or every time my 4 year old asks me to play with him I have to start by deciding …

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Travel Tip: How to Travel as a Lady not as a Bedraggled Mother!

How to travel as a lady and not as a bedraggled Mother? Is that possible? Yes if you treat yourself, as you deserve. After all you likely did all the packing and preparation. If you follow these secret rules you may, just may,  arrive at your destination looking like a …

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Long-Term Travelling with Kids – Is It Possible?

A 10-day trip with your kids may be a true challenge, both financially and emotionally. For that matter, travelling with two or three kids may actually seem mission impossible, especially if your budget is tight. But does it really mean that you should now forget the dream of travelling long-term? …

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Tinitell The First Phone Just for Kids

When I received an email in early December about Tinitell the new dedicated smartphone for kids, I did wonder whether my children – Izzy and Eve aged 5 and Lily 6 – really needed a mobile phone. I spent quite a long time mooching around Tinitell’s website which I really like, …

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No Adults Allowed – The Appeal of Kids Clubs

When choosing a family holiday, we all want perfect weather, clean and good quality accommodation, a resort offering plenty to do to keep us entertained, and punctual, comfortable flights. But for parents, there’s something else that could prove equally as important as all of the above – and that’s kids’ …

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Travel Tips: The Ultimate Disney Collection by Samsonite

Did you know that Finding Dory is out on DVD tomorrow (you can pre-order here!)?  Isn’t that just the perfect present to pop in the kids stocking! You know what else is perfect for Christmas, some luggage from the Ultimate Disney Collection by Samsonite. The collection is available to purchase now …

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BenQ GSi Projector www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Why You Need an Outdoor Projector in Your Life

I suppose I should start by saying you don’t NEED an outdoor projector in your life, not really NEED, but it is amazing how many times we have used this piece of kit since it arrived – and it arrived right at the end of the Summer. Had we had …

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5 Reasons to Visit Cyprus at October Half Term

We have just returned from 6 nights in Cyprus at October Half Term and can highly recommend it for some early Winter Sun.  Why? Well the main reason is that it can be sooooo easy! 1 Weather The weather was amazing and perfect for kids. Not too hot that they …

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5 Top Tips For Visting Waterparks with Kids

We love waterparks here at Mini Travellers: they get better and better as the kids get older. Mainly because me and hubby are both huge fans of the slides and the more they will go on with us the better. It can however be difficult to decide what to take …

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6 Free Travel Games to Entertain the Kids on Long Journeys

Are you planning a long journey with the kids? Why not try these six fun (and free) travel games?  As when it comes to entertaining the little ones whilst travelling, it’s not all about activities you can do on the plane or beach. Ever dealt with a hyperactive child on a 2-hour …

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Travel Tips: Proof of Excuse Selfie!

Now I have kids I am late more than I have ever been before. I mean actually late, not just five minutes late. I never thought it would happen to me as I was always someone who was early for an appointment rather than even on time. But somehow it …

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Ultimate Packing List for Walt Disney World and Beyond with Under 5’s

We like lists in the Mini Travellers household. We created an Ultimate Packing List for Travelling Abroad with Your Baby earlier this year and a Skiing packing list last year and for Our 14 day Walt Disney World and beyond trip I have created another!  Primarily I created this for me, to make …

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Renting Your Home with AirBnb – What Really Happens!

What really happens when you rent your home out with Airbnb? Queue very funny story by Ailsa who has sent in this guest post! When my husband announced he had been researching about Airbnb and that it seemed a perfect way to supplement our holidays and get someone to house/pet-sit, I …

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5 Favourite Travel Games for Kids

We love a travel game here at Mini Travellers HQ. We are away a lot and often need to pack a few small things in a small bag to entertain the kids.  I’ve put together a list of our favourites to take away on holiday wherever that may be.  So …

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Travel Tips: Travall Guard to Keep Your Kids Safe

Let’s face it, for most of us, there are enough pressures in everyday family life, without having to worry about the safety of our kids when they’re with us in the car. Obviously, there are things which you have to consider when out on the road, whether that’s a weekend …

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Disney Princess Luggage and Games

What could make three girls day more, than a delivery of pink Disney Princess themed luggage and games? This is what happened the day before our trip to Greece and previously packed rucksacks were unpacked and discarded in favour of these SAMBRO Disney Princess themed wheely bags. The initial plus …

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Sofitel at Heathrow Terminal 5

The night before our trip to Greece with Simpson Travel we stayed overnight at the Sofitel at London Heathrow.  Since we have had the girls we have never travelled to London (4 hours away) preferring to fly from Manchester or Liverpool. However a brief discussion with the team at Simpsons …

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Travel Tips: Garnier Easy Peasy Kids Range
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Travel Tips: Garnier Ambre Solaire Easy Peasy Kids Suncream Review

One of the questions I get asked a lot is what suntan lotion do my kids use when we are on holiday and what ones do we recommend? It is a fundamental fact of parenting that putting sun tan cream on children involves tears and comments such as ‘Do I have …

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Travel Tips: Pipity Activity Sets

We’ve just returned from a rather wonderful Villa Holiday in Greece. As we were travelling with Simpson Travel and BA, we had a very large baggage allowance, and actually took quite a lot of kids games with us; however that’s not always an option. When we fly to Cyprus in October …

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