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Our week at Eurocamp Holiday Green: What to do on site and where to visit

Waking up on our first morning at the Eurocamp Holiday Green parc in the south of France, I felt a combination of excitement and nerves. I don’t know if it’s normal, but between the day we book a holiday and actually getting there, I worry that we didn’t make the right choice of location or Read More

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Behind the scenes of a hen party in Budapest

Picture the scene. A hen party in Budapest … 11 women, 10 wearing groom-to-be masks, one dressed as Christina Aguilera, complete with two-tone wig and genie’s lamp, and a beer bike loaded with more alcohol than I naively thought a stag do of the same size would struggle to get through.  Budapest is a city Read More

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Family days out – planning a fossil hunting adventure on the Jurassic Coast

*this is a sponsored post, but all words are mine* As a travel-loving family, we’re always on the hunt for our next adventure – and there are so many places on our list! We have two young boys who enjoy nothing more than exploring the outdoors, and we’re so lucky that we live on the Read More

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Mothers’ Day on the beach in St Lucia {Caribbean cruise diary #2}

BRIGHT blue water, white sand and palm trees. The beach at St Lucia was almost stereotypically beautiful. It was exactly what I’d hoped for… And what we needed, having been up for three-and-a-half hours by the time the Azura docked at Castries Harbour at 8am (plus the 22 hour day travelling to Barbados the day Read More

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Long haul flight to Barbados with children {Caribbean cruise diary #1}

SITTING on the beach in St Lucia watching the waves crash onto the white sand just six weeks after booking a Caribbean cruise was a proper pinch yourself to believe it moment. We hadn’t really thought about this year’s holiday until New Year’s Day, when we had some news that just made us want to make Read More

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Choosing Delft over Amsterdam – a good call?

WHEN we booked our holiday to Eurocamp Duinrell in Holland, we planned to spend at least a day in Amsterdam. The parc is only 45km away from the city, and even though me and Stew have been there before we thought we’d take the opportunity to tick it off our little travel buddies’ capital challenge Read More

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Family holiday ideas: Travelling with children isn’t scary!

QUITE a few times recently we’ve been told we’re “brave” for taking young children on holiday – to the point where two friends have actually said they tell other people about us. Is it really that unusual to take your children to different places? It’s not like we’ve been on a round the world trip Read More