How to keep your home safe when you go on holiday

Burglar

After housing and the car, holiday’s are probably the next most expensive thing we spend our hard-earned cash on. Creating your dream holiday can also take months of planning and organising; ensuring passports are in date, booking excursions, planning your wardrobe to arranging travel insurance and entertainment for the kids, but there is one thing that many people forget………keeping your home safe when you go away. Nothing is ever going to be full proof, however, these are my top tips… Continue Reading “How to keep your home safe when you go on holiday”

Disneyland Paris – Hollywood Studios

Toon Studio

During October half term, during our stay with Al Fresco Holidays, we were lucky enough to visit Disneyland Paris to experience all the fun of Halloween. It is not possible to visit Disneyland Paris in just one day, so we purchased an open two-day pass which meant we could visit the park twice within a 7-day period. We planned our visit to concentrate on the Magic Kingdom first and Hollywood Studios to the second day. Unlike the Magic Kingdom, Hollywood… Continue Reading “Disneyland Paris – Hollywood Studios”

Why Holiday Parcs are great for family’s

Eurocamp

There is no denying that taking toddlers on holiday can be a challenge, but if planned right, it can be an amazing experience for all the family. The best advice I can offer is to choose your location wisely and find somewhere that offers plenty of entertainment for the fussiest of toddlers as well as the freedom to explore and enjoy the location at your own pace. This is why I favour the modern holiday parc for a top-notch holiday stay!… Continue Reading “Why Holiday Parcs are great for family’s”

Why you should take an escorted trip on your next holiday

As a family we love to travel and often visit destinations and just wander around, seeing what local secrets we stumble across. However, there are times where taking an escorted tour is the perfect choice for many reasons: It takes the planning away If you work full-time, or are running around after the family, it can be a struggle just to find time to book your flights and hotel, never mind plan a full itinerary of your holiday. Taking a… Continue Reading “Why you should take an escorted trip on your next holiday”

Halloween at Disneyland Paris

Halloween

We have been lucky enough to visit Disneyland Paris twice before, once for Hubby’s 30th birthday back in 2003 and again for Isaac’s 5th birthday in 2013. Both times were in spring / summer and we have been hoping to return to see the park transformed for either Halloween or Christmas. During October half term, we spent the week with Al Fresco Holidays at their fabulous park La Croix du Vieux Pont, which is the perfect base for day trips to Paris… Continue Reading “Halloween at Disneyland Paris”