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”

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”

SHAZAM! #Win a Hasbro Toy Bundle for Novotel Super Heroes Day!

Hasbro Toy Bundle

On Saturday 04 June 2016, Novotel hotels invite families to enjoy a FREE family fun day at any of their 33 Novotel hotels in the UK and to celebrate they are offering one lucky winner the chance to win the ultimate toy bundle. Filled with products that every super hero will be excited by from brands including Play-Doh, My Little Pony and Frozen from Hasbro as well as Fruit Heroes, the perfect snacks to fuel young caped crusaders and the first… Continue Reading “SHAZAM! #Win a Hasbro Toy Bundle for Novotel Super Heroes Day!”

Premier Inn’s Travel Sleep Tips Campaign

Premier Inn

Premier Inn understands that getting your child into a regular sleep routine can be one of the biggest challenges as a parent and, if you’re staying in an unfamiliar environment such as a hotel, they may become unsettled. They have asked me to share my experiences in getting my children to sleep whilst travelling and staying in unfamiliar accommodation. My first tip is to prepare them for the change in surroundings. Travelling can be hugely exciting and I normally give my… Continue Reading “Premier Inn’s Travel Sleep Tips Campaign”

The Urban Guild Restaurant Review

Urban Reef

I have been a fan of the restaurant Urban Reef for a very long time and no trip to the beach at Boscombe would be complete without popping in for a Hot Chocolate in winter, or a nice cool drink in summer and one of Kay the baker’s fabulous cakes. Urban Reef is an informal bar, café, deli and restaurant located on the Overstrand on Boscombe promenade. which offers panoramic views over the stunning Bournemouth Bay and to the Purbecks… Continue Reading “The Urban Guild Restaurant Review”