Quinn family standing together at the lamai viewpoint in koh samui

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the dordogne river from above with a small chateaux on the side

Visiting the Dordogne with kids

France is a great bet for a family holiday, it’s absolutely stunning, the food is delicious and there is an endless array of child friendly activities. But which area to pick? The South West is one of my favourites for weeks of fun, sun and outdoor activities so here is everything you need to know

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models at the hunger games exhibition Las Vegas

Visiting the Hunger Games Exhibition Las Vegas

Do you love the Hunger Games trilogy? Or do you have young kids in the family who watch the movies obsessively? Both my daughter and I can’t get enough of Katniss Everdeen and her epic story so when we visited Sin City I knew we had to visit the Hunger Games Exhibition Las Vegas. This

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view of fountains and bridge outside the venetian hotel in las vegas

All the best things to do in Las Vegas

It might not be everyone’s choice of destination but there really is so much more to Vegas than casinos and hedonism. I recently spent a full week exploring the city and didn’t gamble once. Some may say I missed out but there really are so many brilliant things to do in Las Vegas you’ll never

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carbis bay beach with driftwood and dog in the background in winter

Visiting Cornwall in Winter, The Ultimate Guide

Off Season in Cornwall is probably my favourite time to visit. Yes it’s cold but bear with me, it’s absolutely worth visiting Cornwall in winter. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive a small commission if you book via one of them at no extra cost to you. Why I love visiting Cornwall in

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multimedia screen in the saudi arabia pavilion

What to expect from the Saudi Pavilion, Expo 2020

If you’re looking for a jaw dropping experience in Dubai then the Saudi Pavilion, Expo 2020 is the place for you. Located in the Opportunity District (of course) this is the second biggest pavilion at Expo. And I would argue the glitziest. It really does celebrate everything Saudi Arabia has to offer. Its people, natural

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bee keeping model in terra sustainability pavilion

Terra Sustainability Pavilion, Expo’s very own Science Museum

Who doesn’t love a science museum, especially a sustainable, interactive, thought provoking one?! Terra, the Sustainability Pavilion at Expo is all this and more. This was Piper’s favourite part of our visit to Expo 2020 and where we spent the most time, probably learning the most. Be sure to visit if you’re visiting Expo 2020

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young girl looking at the area of expo 2020

Visiting Expo 2020 with kids

Traveling and learning are two of my favourite things to do so a visit to a World Expo is my absolute dream. But is it as fun for children? Over the last few events, Expos have become more and more family friendly with specific shows, presentations and even pavilions dedicated to kids. The current Expo

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holiding up multimedia umbrellas at the netherlands pavilion

Why I loved the Netherlands Pavilion Expo 2020

The Netherlands Pavilion at Expo 2020 is not just a building, it’s a biotope. No, I had no idea what that was either until we visited! A Biotope basically mean a “place of life” and the Netherlands have embraced this philosophy creating a self sustainable harvesting machine. It’s a closed loop system meaning it creates

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country flags at expo 2020

World Expo 2020 a fun day out in Dubai

We’re always looking for unusual activities on our travels and our recent trip to the UAE was no different. Even though we were all in need of a proper break and didn’t want to fill our schedules too heavily I still wanted at least one fun day out in Dubai. A trip to the World

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