Things to do in Amsterdam When You’re 12

This half-term, Flea and I spent a hectic three days in Amsterdam. Today I’m sharing my favourite things to do in the city with tweens. Although Amsterdam might have a reputation for, erm, “adult” attractions, the flat landscape and history make it a fabulous, family-friendly destination. Starting Out in Amsterdam… View Post

Getting Fleeced by Thomson and BA on “Select Your Seat” Charges

I’m so pleased that the CAA is launching an investigation into charges levied by airlines to allow families to sit together. Honestly, I think it’s one of the biggest rackets going. BA Select Your Seat: Ripoff #1 Last summer, I flew with Flea from London Heathrow to LA. There were… View Post

Top Tips for your Trip to Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Orlando

I don’t know about you, but the thought of visiting The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios? WAY more exciting than visiting Disneyland or any other theme park. Because – it’s Harry Potter. Brought to life! With a giant castle and the Hogwarts Express and Diagon Alley. What’s… View Post

Save £25 on Your Next Holiday with

Ah, January. The month that you spend looking forward to, basically, ANY other month. For us, January is the time we spend planning our travels for the year. This summer, we’re leaning towards spending our summer doing a road trip around Cape Cod, or a tour of the Greek Islands.… View Post

A Guide to Family Travel to O’ahu, Hawaii

You might think this is an odd time to talk to you about Hawaii. But here are three important reasons that I’m now sharing a post about our a-ma-zing trip to Oahu, Hawaii this summer. First, it’s cold as all heck out there and who doesn’t want pictures of sunshine… View Post