Sandybrook Country Park, The Peak District

Whilst we were away at Sandybrook Lodges in the Peak District we planned to walk from Ilam Park to Dovedale Stepping Stones. We visited Sandybrook Lodges in the Peak District in the first week of 2018 and had some really terrible weather for a lot of the time. We made …

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 Santas Lapland


We had a fabulous trip to Lapland at Christmas.  Read our 20 top tips post for some any advice if you are thinking of going.

A Surprise Trip to Santas Lapland : The Big Reveal

A little video of the mini travellers finding out about our trip to Lapland thanks to some help from Santa and a couple of elves.  You can literally see the penny dropping.

Family Holiday to 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 …

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Just So Festival

One of the family events of the summer last year that was truly memorable was the Just So Festival at Rode Hall in Cheshire. When the opportunity to go again this year came about we jumped at the chance. The festival organisers kept the format similar to previous years but …

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A Rainy Trip to Center Parcs in the Lake District

Our review of a rainy weekend at Center Parcs, swapping buggies for bikes at Whinfell Forest. For young families looking for a first adventure away from home with toddlers and babies, Center Parcs is the undisputed king. It’s like a rite of passage in parenting.  We went a couple of … READ MORE>

Family Holiday with Visit Brittany

Over the Summer we had a wonderful Family Holiday in Brittany as guests of Visit Brittany. It’s so close to the UK, being a short hop across the English Channel, but the variety of places you can visit will take your breath away.  You can watch what we did on …

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Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda – Volcanoes National Park

One of the most amazing things I have ever done is Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda – it was quite simply INCREDIBLE. When we decided to head out to Rwanda to take part in the Friends of Rwandan Rugby tourists tour we knew we wanted to try and see the gorillas …

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Mini Travellers Rwanda Adventure : Land of a Thousand Hills

In May 2017 we spent 14 days in Rwanda with our three children aged just 6, 5 and 5.  Most people I have to say when we told them we were going thought we were absolutely crazy, however we had an amazing trip and it has shown us that the …

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Mini Travellers Playing Learning to Play Tennis