A visit to Futuroscope with kids

Futuroscope

When we booked our holiday to Puy du Fou, we decided to extend the break by a couple of days and head to another theme park that had been recommended to me – Futuroscope. Futuroscope is just under a two hour drive from Puy du Fou, just north of the city of Poitiers in North West France. Where Puy du Fou is based on the history of France, Futuroscope is the polar opposite and is based upon multimedia, cinematographic and… Continue Reading “A visit to Futuroscope with kids”

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Portugal

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Portugal is a favourite holiday destination for many families. With a host of child-friendly beaches, some spectacular hotels and villas, and a fantastic variety of outdoor activities available, there is no wonder thousands of travellers head to the country each year to spend their annual leave.  There are, however, some rarely known facts about Portugal that are both intriguing and impressive. If you are planning a visit this year, then why not discuss the below facts with your family before… Continue Reading “5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Portugal”

5 Time Saving Hacks for Travelling the UK

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Do you find it really tedious travelling across the UK? Although it may not be the largest country in the world, travelling throughout the UK can be both extremely stressful and time consuming. However, if you travel frequently, there’s a few hacks you can use to save yourself both time and money.  For inspiration, here you’ll discover 5 time saving hacks for travelling the UK.  1. Get clever with your bookings If you want to save potentially a lot of… Continue Reading “5 Time Saving Hacks for Travelling the UK”

Disneyland Paris – Hollywood Studios

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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”