Skip to Content

Review | The Borrowers at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Chester with The Storyhouse

Find out what we thought of The Borrowers at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre in Chester with The Storyhouse. Yesterday we whiled away a lovely afternoon in Grosvenor Park, first having a picnic in the beautiful grounds of the park which is right by the river in Chester. Followed by 2 hours watching The Borrowers …

Read More about Review | The Borrowers at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Chester with The Storyhouse

Adjusting Expectations When Travelling with Children

BC (Before Children obviously not Before Christ although it sometimes feels that long ago) I was lucky enough to travel widely.  Places like Namibia, Bali, Texas, California, Fiji, Cook Islands, Australia were all visited, loved and explored. Beaches were lay on, Bahamas vacation home booked, cocktails were drunk and books (lots and lots of them) …

Read More about Adjusting Expectations When Travelling with Children

The Best Hotel Crèches In Europe and Beyond (Under 2’s)

Discover these amazing hotel crèches in Europe and beyond You could be forgiven for thinking that holidays are put on hold when you have a young family. Nothing could be further from the truth though if you can find the right hotel that specialises in catering for infants and toddlers. Here are my picks of …

Read More about The Best Hotel Crèches In Europe and Beyond (Under 2’s)

Bernisson Monsegur, Dordogne – A Toddlers Playground

Mini Travellers stayed at Bernisson Monsegur in the Dordogne with fabulous friends. For day trips in the Dordogne do check out these days out around the Dordogne. In 2013 our eldest was 2.5 and the twins were 1.5 years old.  We flew from Liverpool to Bordeaux with Easyjet. Thanks to Easyjet’s family friendly luggage policy we …

Read More about Bernisson Monsegur, Dordogne – A Toddlers Playground

Mousses Villas Lefkada, Greece – Practically Perfect in Every Way

Simpson Travel promised us a lot with Mousses Villas Lefkada and they did not disappoint! It is the holiday destination that 5 years on I still recommend first as one of the best family holiday destinations! As we set our alarm clock for 3.30 am to get up for the flight from Manchester to Perveza, …

Read More about Mousses Villas Lefkada, Greece – Practically Perfect in Every Way

Kalkan Regency Hotel | Family Friendly Hotel in Kalkan, Turkey

We’ve just had the most fabulous week at a family friendly hotel in Kalkan, The Kalkan Regency Hotel, hosted by Simpson Travel.  I know already that I am going to be raving about this place for some time to come, and could genuinely see us returning again very soon. If the kids had their way …

Read More about Kalkan Regency Hotel | Family Friendly Hotel in Kalkan, Turkey

10 Reasons to Book a Family Friendly Villa Holiday in Corsica

Why you should pick Corsica for your next Family Holiday in a Villa! During the first week of the Summer holidays in July we spent a week in a family friendly villa in Corsica with Simpson Travel.  It was an absolutely glorious week jam packed week with swimming, beaches, food and wine and a little …

Read More about 10 Reasons to Book a Family Friendly Villa Holiday in Corsica