Educational Holidays: Making the most of learning opportunities through family travel

When it comes to getting away with the family, the majority of us focus as much on education as we do on quality time. Even a seemingly innocent trip to the swimming pools of Spain has a lesson or two to teach your kids. Just interacting with children from different countries provides the opportunity to … Continue reading Educational Holidays: Making the most of learning opportunities through family travel

Dreaming of the Perfect Family Beach Break this Summer with Holiday Gems

With the arrival of this long awaited warmer weather I find my thoughts drifting towards plans for the Summer. As much as I love a staycation there’s nothing like heading off on a short haul, family break with the guarantee of daily sunshine and perfect beach weather. I've recently discovered Holiday Gems who offer great value … Continue reading Dreaming of the Perfect Family Beach Break this Summer with Holiday Gems

Interview with Melissa Mountford Founder of Melon Holidays: A New Way of Holidaying for Solo Parents

Are you, or do you know anyone who is a single parent who struggles to holiday on their own with the kids? I’ve recently come across a new travel company, Melon Holidays who offer holidays for single parents in family friendly locations throughout the UK & Europe. They aim to give single-parent families the experience … Continue reading Interview with Melissa Mountford Founder of Melon Holidays: A New Way of Holidaying for Solo Parents

Simpson Travel: Inspiration for the Perfect Family Holiday

Holidays are such an important element of the annual family calendar. It’s the one time of the year where routine, rules and deadlines are happily forgotten and children and grown ups embrace adventures together. I love that our children get to see a different side to their parents and the family has a communal chance … Continue reading Simpson Travel: Inspiration for the Perfect Family Holiday