What are the best cruise destinations for families?

Rome

It’s common for people who are considering taking a cruise holiday for the first time to feel overwhelmed by information and not know where to start. This can be even more of a problem for parents, as they not only have to think about what they want from a cruise, but also what their children want. One good place to start is to think about where you actually want to go, then you can look at which cruise ships sail… Continue Reading “What are the best cruise destinations for families?”

Choosing the best family hotel

Art of Animation Hotel

Everything seemed so much simpler before kids! Remember the days when you could just take off spontaneously without a care in the world and come back tomorrow or next week? Now, a trip to the village shop needs military- style precision planning. OK, so both of those are slight exaggerations, but there is no denying that there is far more to think about when there is a little one involved, and so the thought of planning a family holiday is… Continue Reading “Choosing the best family hotel”

Can Walt Disney World keep everyone happy? – Hollywood Studios

Hollywood Studios

If there is one thing that Walt Disney World is, it is fun for ALL the family. Walt Disney World is a champion of family time with four theme parks and two water parks, each with unique theming and attractions, plus dining shopping and entertainment experiences, there really is something for everyone at Walt Disney World and I have already shared my thoughts on Magic Kingdom. Hollywood Studios Hollywood Studios was the park that the boys were most excited about… Continue Reading “Can Walt Disney World keep everyone happy? – Hollywood Studios”

Can Walt Disney World keep everyone happy? – Magic Kingdom

Magic Kingdom

If there is one thing that Walt Disney World is, it is fun for ALL the family. During our holiday we saw the parks being enjoyed by everyone from young couples to multi-generational families, complete with t-shirts with their family name on and badges displaying how many visits they had made. I even saw one with “60 visits”. Travelling with two boys, aged 4 and 9, plus a girl of 6 we often come up against one of them not… Continue Reading “Can Walt Disney World keep everyone happy? – Magic Kingdom”

10 things I wish I had known before our holiday to Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom

Most people booking a holiday to Walt Disney World in Florida would be planning for months, reading reviews and getting hints and tips on things to see and do but we had just a few days notice before our trip. I have to say that the staff were amazing and more than happy to answer any questions we had and wearing our “1st time at Disney” badges certainly helped, but here are the things I wish I had known before… Continue Reading “10 things I wish I had known before our holiday to Walt Disney World”