Harry Potter at Universal Studios, Florida

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The kids have been on a mission to read the entire Harry Potter series of books during lockdown which has made them even more keen to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios when we are able to travel again. In fact, they have been watching YouTube videos of the rides and attractions on the TV. Did you know that the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley is in Universal Studios, whilst Hogsmeade is next… Continue Reading “Harry Potter at Universal Studios, Florida”

How to Take Family Holidays Without Breaking the Bank

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There aren’t too many things more enjoyable than taking a family holiday. Throwing off the bowlines of the everyday, heading out on an adventure, what’s not to love? And it’s fair to say that with the lockdown beginning to take its toll, we’re all dreaming of the day when we can return to normal and start planning our next adventure. Alas, there’s one obvious downside of family trips: they can be expensive. That’s why it’s important to find ways to… Continue Reading “How to Take Family Holidays Without Breaking the Bank”

10 items you must pack for a holiday at Walt Disney World

You have booked your holiday, arranged to buy Disney tickets, so chances are your bank account has taken a bit of a hammering, but there is a way of saving time and money once you get there by packing the right items. Being prepared can help make a visit to Disney World as stress-free as possible and these are my tips for must-have items. A Powerbank (or two) If you are anything like our family, you will all own a… Continue Reading “10 items you must pack for a holiday at Walt Disney World”

Do I need to renew my passport after Brexit?

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After many years of deliberation, Brexit has finally been delivered. Regardless of how you voted, the period of indecisiveness has been concluded, and we can all move forward. However, there are certain things which remain unclear in the post-Brexit world, and European travel seems one of them. To clear up any confusion, we’ve put together the following checklist so your mind can be put to rest. The first thing to point out is that for the rest of 2020, nothing… Continue Reading “Do I need to renew my passport after Brexit?”

5 places to visit in Canada for adventure lovers

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Canada is the second largest country in the world and is best known for its natural beauty, from mountains and glaciers to secluded lakes and forests. I was lucky enough to visit Calgary just before the winter olympics in the late 80’s and have fond memories of finding a love of skiing, hot chocolate on the slopes, stunning scenery and an awful lot of snow. Canada is definitely somewhere that is high up on my travel bucket list once the… Continue Reading “5 places to visit in Canada for adventure lovers”