Quinn family standing together at the lamai viewpoint in koh samui

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stunning black and white temple in bangkok, thailand

Destination Guide Thailand

  Thailand Forget gap year back-packing and full moon parties, Thailand is a brilliant destination for a family holiday. Whilst the long haul flights can be pretty expensive, when you arrive you will find luxurious accommodation at budget prices. Children are welcomed pretty much everywhere in Thailand and will be cooed over by most locals

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row of gold statues at a temple in bangkok

Destination Guide Bangkok

Bangkok Thailand, home of beautiful temples, acres of paddy fields, stunning beaches and cheap massages, a great place for a gap year but can you really get the full experience with a four year old in tow? With a bit of planning it’s easy! The Grand Palace This is such a beautiful and spiritual place

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Narrow Cornish Lane As The Sun Goes Down

Newquay to Tintagel and all the best stops along the way

One of my two favourite places in North Cornwall are Newquay and Tintagel. Both are very different but both very typically Cornish. Driving the route from Newquay to Tintagel takes in some amazing beaches, delightful villages and breath-taking coastal walks. The 30 mile drive which is mainly along the A39 will take you just over

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Boats In Padstows Harbour

What to do in Padstow with Kids

Cornwall is such a great mix of rustic, undiscovered natural beauty and delightful villages to explore. Padstow is one of the prettiest and a great place for a family holiday. Located on the North Cornish coast you can read about other places to visit on the route from Newquay to Tintagel here. If you’re wondering what

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french chateau perched on the edge of a huge river

Destination Guide Europe with Kids

  Europe with Kids All the very best posts, places to visit, things to do and where to stay in Europe with the kids. But first, the hardest trip I’ve ever booked, Planning an Interrail holiday with kids Austria with kids A trip up the Nordkette mountains Belgium with kids Top Ten Epic Things to do

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Pwllheli Beach On The Llyn Peninsula

The Very Best Llyn Peninsula Beaches

The Llyn Peninsula in North Wales has one of the most breath-taking coastlines in the whole of the UK. This makes it perfect for a beach staycation with kids. It’s tiny lanes and beachside restaurants reminds me of the Cornwall of my childhood whilst still being unmistakably Welsh. You’ll hear the language spoken everywhere, it’s

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What You Need To Know About Visiting Milan With Kids

Ultimate Guide to Visiting Milan with Kids

  Things to do in Milan with Kids. Milan was our final stop on our family interrail adventure and somewhere we’ve always wanted to visit. We spent a few days exploring the city and even managed a day trip to Como. Here’s everything you need to know if you’re visiting Milan with kids. Learn all

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Everything You Need To Know About Visiting Como In Just One Day With Kids

How to visit Como with kids in just one day

by Karen Quinn, Jul 30 2019 You’ve surely heard of Lake Como in Italy, home to many paparazzi shy celebs, opulent mansions and the kind of Italian charm most of us have dreamt about for years. But is it possible to visit in just one day? Even when you have little ones to slow you

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