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Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Frequent Travelers [2018]

Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Frequent Travelers [2018]

Christmas Presents for Travelers Most travelers value experiences over possessions so they can be pretty awkward people to have on your Christmas gift list! We’ve compiled the best christmas gift ideas for frequent travelers to make the task a little easier this holiday! Gift ideas […]

Do Toddlers Like Travel?

Do Toddlers Like Travel?

I just stumbled across this article in The Telegraph online. The title alone is enough to scare any parent who’s even contemplating travelling with their youngster! “The science behind why you should never take your children on foreign holidays”…a pretty bold headline! It almost had […]

The Unexpected Advantages of Being in Another Country With Kids!

The Unexpected Advantages of Being in Another Country With Kids!

OK, I’ll admit I was slightly concered about travelling with our toddlers! Taking our three year old home-bod away from his toys, bedroom and extended family was going to be a nightmare…or so I thought! Nobody Understands Your Kids Where we are currently in rural […]

THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO GET TO FRANCE!

THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO GET TO FRANCE!

So, what’s the best way to get to France? Plane, ferry or train? There are a few modes of transport you can choose to cross the Channel. When we’re heading to France, we almost always book Le Shuttle! We think the Eurotunnel is by far the best […]

A year in france…our first week!

A year in france…our first week!

So, where to start?! Our first week in France has gone by so quickly. It feels kind of like we’ve done nothing and everything all at the same time! By ‘nothing’ I mean we’ve not been totally free to wake up each morning and fully […]

Are you ready for change?

Are you ready for change?

We find it frightening. The bitterness. The sadness. The lack of satisfaction people are getting from being alive. We felt it too. Drudgery. Working. Washing. Cooking. Sleeping. I feel guilty just saying it. Our house is in a beautiful part of West Wales, not far […]

How to Pack More In Your Car!

How to Pack More In Your Car!

Travelling with kids usually involves stuff…a lot of stuff! Nappies, stroller, toys, travel highchairs…all that paraphernalia that you’d never even heard of a few years back! Suddenly, the people carrier that looked massive in the showroom is now looking more like a Nissan Micra! When […]

Amiens with Kids – the practically perfect city!

Amiens with Kids – the practically perfect city!

Amiens, Little Venice of the North We first discovered this beautiful little city while exploring a route in the book Back Roads France. Since then, it has become one if our favourite French stop-overs as we journey further south. We stayed in an Airbnb overlooking the […]