When our holiday didn’t go as planned and we ended up in a Spanish hospital

Sebby Hospital

No-one ever thinks that they will get ill on holiday. We escaped the UK ahead of Storm Dennis and were looking forward to finding some much needed sunshine and warmer temperatures, but less than a day into our holiday and it was clear that Sebastian was poorly. During our visit to Guadamar Del Segura Sebastian complained that we were walking to fast and that when Isaac made him laugh it hurt, so we sought out the local pharmacy. His advice… Continue Reading “When our holiday didn’t go as planned and we ended up in a Spanish hospital”

How to ace an airport layover with kids

kid-at-airport

Do the words “layover with kids” make you want to re-think your whole holiday and pay a bit more for the direct flights? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. As an adult, long layovers are not something I look forward to and, I’m sure I’m not the only one. Now, imagine being a kid and having to wait hours on end at the airport – it doesn’t sound fun, does it? It’s important to have a plan of action (plus, a… Continue Reading “How to ace an airport layover with kids”

The cheapest last-minute destinations for a February half-term beach holiday

Walt Disney World

Striking the right balance between great weather and budget-friendly can seem tricky, especially when it comes to half-term holidays, but there are some destinations that offer excellent value for money, especially if you wait and book last-minute. While you do have to allow for some flexibility in terms of destination, date and departure airport, your cost savings will more than make up for it. With this in mind, here are five suggestions for a fantastic February break with the whole… Continue Reading “The cheapest last-minute destinations for a February half-term beach holiday”

Top Tips on Surviving the Airport with Kids

Plane

It is no secret that we love to travel, however, airports can be stressful places and are probably the least favourite part of a holiday. The thought of marshalling the kids through an airport used to bring me out in a cold sweat, but the more we have done it, the easier is has become. Our top tips on surviving the airport with kids Travelling to the airport Travelling to the airport can be a frustrating, time-consuming and stressful experience,… Continue Reading “Top Tips on Surviving the Airport with Kids”

5 reasons why to choose Ötztal Austria this winter

Ski holidays are perfect for the family as there is always something for everyone to enjoy. This might mean snowball fighting with the little ones, sledging down the slopes or relaxing at the spa (I know which one I’d choose right now). Maybe this is your first family ski holiday or perhaps you’ve been on skiing holidays before and are simply looking for a new dreamy place to visit. No matter why you’ve decided to read this article, let me… Continue Reading “5 reasons why to choose Ötztal Austria this winter”