Thing to do in Biscarrosse with Kids

If you’re visiting the South of France this summer, you need to know the best things to do in Biscarrosse with kids! Biscarrosse is on the South West coast of France, with long, sandy beaches and big waves. The region also has several very large lakes, and huge areas of…

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A Self-Catering Holiday in Biscarrosse with Al Fresco

This half-term we were invited to try a self-catering holiday in France with Al Fresco, at Yelloh! Village Lac de Biscarrosse. Lac de Biscarrosse is the location for you if (like me) you have school-aged children who love water sports, surfing, beaches and adventure. This time, Flea brought along her…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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