Quinn family standing together at the lamai viewpoint in koh samui

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Meeting Santa At The Aviemore Santa Weekend

Macdonald Aviemore Santa Weekend – our review

Want the full on Santa weekend experience but don’t want to have to travel all the way to Lapland to do it? Scotland is a great place to start. We knew we wanted to take Piper to visit Santa but December is such a busy time for us, we couldn’t spare the time it would

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Druids Glen Bacon

Druids Glen Hotel and Golf Resort – A Family Friendly Review

Sometimes you’ve just gotta splurge, right? Well splurge we did on our recent trip to visit family in Co. Wicklow, we booked into a family room at the Druids Glen Hotel & Resort and were so impressed with the family friendliness of the place we’re already thinking about when we can return. If you’re planning

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Windsor Suites Pool

The Windsor Suites, Philadelphia – Our Family Friendly Review

Arriving at the Windsor Suites in Philadelphia was a total breath of fresh air after the eight hour bus journey and rather cramped accommodation of Boston. The hotel is part of the Modus Hotels group and definitely lives up to their other city centre hotels. My daughter and I stayed for 3 nights in a standard suite

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Boson Park Plaza Review

Boston Park Plaza Hotel – Our Review

Looking for Boston Park Plaza Hotel Reviews? Boston, USA is well known to be one of the most expensive cities in the world to book a hotel room but even knowing that I was surprised when I started researching where to stay for our upcoming trip. I finally decided on the Boston Park Plaza, a

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Lake District Pooh Sticks

Why you should book an Autumn break in the Lake District

The Lake District in Autumn, are you mad you might say? Yes, the weather can be challenging and it’s not the best time to indulge in watersports on the Lakes or enjoy an ice cream whilst taking in the epic scenery (the cloak of mist often makes that tricky!) but I really think it’s one

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Radisson Blu Mancehester Airport

Radisson Blu Manchester Airport

Do you stay at an airport hotel before an early flight? We normally just bite the bullet, get up mega early and drive. But for our last flight from Manchester, as it was just me and the six year old I didn’t fancy the pre-dawn drive and parking faff. So I started researching hotels near

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Glamping On The Hill

Glamping on the Hill – Our Family Friendly Review

We’re not a family of campers, I wish we were, I see all the gorgeous pics on Instagram of happy families toasting marshmallows, ready for a night under the stars and I just want to pack up our tent and get on the road. It’s just never worked for us, every time we’ve tried it’s

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Lokha Ubud Pools

The Lokha Ubud – Our Review

A visit to the Lokha Ubud hotel on the outskirts of Ubud was just what we needed after a busy few days exploring Jimbaran, Seminyak and Uluwatu, the hotel almost forces you to slow down and relax. Located just a 20 min walk from the craziness of Ubud the hotel is surrounded by jungle and

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Westin Langkawi Review

The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa – Our Review

Westin Langkawi Hotel – our review We had an amazing 6 night stay at the Westin Langkawi Resort and Spa and totally loved every part of it! I think it’s the nicest hotel we have ever stayed at – definitely the one with the best view! Read this Westin Langkawi review to discover more. This post contains affiliate

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