What to pack for a skiing holiday with the kids

Toboggan

Taking the kids on holiday to a cold climate is a whole different ball game to packing for the summer holidays and can take some careful planning, especially when it comes to suitcase weight limits. The key to keeping warm in arctic temperatures is to layer up, but getting those layers right is key. What to pack for a skiing holiday with the kids Good quality ski clothes: Either a ski suit, or jacket and salopettes, with braces for kids,… Continue Reading “What to pack for a skiing holiday with the kids”

Winter holiday’s for kids

Lapland

The clocks have just gone back, the leaves are falling from the trees and there is a definite chill in the air now, meaning winter is on its way. The question is, does the chilly weather inspire you to wrap up warm and enjoy exploring the wintry world around you, or do you prefer to jet off to sunnier climbs to find some heat? Last year we headed to Lapland in December for our first proper winter holiday with the… Continue Reading “Winter holiday’s for kids”

5 things to do with kids in Koh Samui

Big Buddha

One of my most popular blog posts is my bucket wish post about visiting Thailand. With stunning beaches, beautiful temples, bustling cities and vibrant night life there is something that will appeal to all the family. One place that was not on this list is Koh Samui, Thailand’s second largest island and an ideal family destination as kids are welcome everywhere and there is all sorts of activities on offer to keep them entertained. 5 things to do with kids… Continue Reading “5 things to do with kids in Koh Samui”

Top 20 things to do in Manchester this summer

IHG® has just launched a new summer sale at their Manchester hotels where guests can benefit from up to 20% off when you book before 7th September for stays up until the end of December. Along with this, IHG has partnered with Virgin Trains to provide the same discount so you can enjoy Manchester for less. To celebrate the summer sale, IHG has revealed the top 20 things to see, do and eat so guests can get the most from their weekend… Continue Reading “Top 20 things to do in Manchester this summer”

10 must do activities to try in the Bahama’s with kids

Seaplane

We are busy enjoying an extended heatwave here in the UK, with local beaches packed with people taking full advantage of the warm and dry weather. It is showing no signs of ending just yet, but my thoughts have already turned to finding some sunshine this winter, with the Caribbean being top of our wishlist. Did you know that the Bahamas are at least 27°C all year round, making them the perfect  destination for some warm, winter sun and despite… Continue Reading “10 must do activities to try in the Bahama’s with kids”