I was delighted to read that Lonely Planet have declared Bordeaux as the Number 1 city to visit in their Best in Travel 2017 guide. We love Bordeaux and couldn't agree more with their verdict. Mr DaisLikeThese spent a year in Bordeaux on a university placement and so for him it holds a special place in … Continue reading A Weekend in Bordeaux with Kids
With the promise of pretty buildings, picturesque waterways, beer, chocolate and plenty of Christmas cheer, I was super excited at the prospect of heading for a weekend in Bruges. The booking was all very last minute, which despite adding to the excitement, caused a few problems with finding accommodation - it would seem we were … Continue reading Bruges at Christmas with Kids
2015 saw the arrivals of both our crazy greyhound puppy and baby number three to our family. You can't really blame me for thinking that travel might not be entirely possible with such a big family brood, but 2016 has truly proved me wrong and as well as an abundance of family day trips and … Continue reading 2016 in Review – A Year of Family Travel
Do you long to travel to exotic destinations but don't have the time or budget? Or perhaps you want to experience the European culture but aren't ready to give up your exotic summer holiday? Luckily, France is home to some stunning locations, that are sure to make you feel more like you're in the Caribbean than … Continue reading Finding Exotic Destinations in France
With award winning sandy beaches and beautiful unspoilt countryside , coupled with the adventure of smugglers coves and shipwrecks, the Gower Peninsula in South Wales is a perfect choice for a family holiday full of adventure.
New York doesn't always spring to mind when you think of baby friendly holiday destinations, but after my trip earlier this year I've put together my top 5 tips for visiting New York City with a baby. 1. See if your airline offer infant friendly seats Flying with an infant can be a daunting experience. To ease some of … Continue reading 5 Tips for Visiting New York City with a Baby
This weekend saw us taking a flying visit to Milan with kids, and what a lovely weekend we had. Mr DaisLikeThese was attending a conference out there and so the kids and I joined him. It meant that I had to travel alone with the children but it was definitely worth it! We stayed in … Continue reading A Flying Visit to Milan with Kids
With two trips to France with our kids and pooch already under our belts this year, I wanted to give a run down of some fab dog and child friendly accommodation. From large family houses to chambre d'hôtes, B&Bs and Air BnBs - we've found some gems. Anywhere that happily welcomes a family with three … Continue reading 5 Child and Dog Friendly Places to Stay in France
This is Buddy, he's our crazy 1yr old greyhound. We got him as a puppy from the Dogs Trust in January 2015 and a few weeks ago we ventured abroad to France with him for the first time. Apart from the fact that a dog sitter costs nearly as much as a holiday itself, we … Continue reading Travelling to France With a Dog.
After a stress free trip with Baby DaisLikeThese, a fantastic few days of sight seeing, and even a night out, it was time for our final day in New York. Final Day It was Saturday and we were finally getting to spend a day sightseeing with Mr DaisLikeThese. Our plan was to get up and … Continue reading Our Adventures in New York City – Part 4