Bahia Principe Dominican Republic: Our Review

Last week we spent a week at the Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa. It’s an all-inclusive resort in Samana, Dominican Republic. Confession time : this was a holiday that involved zero planning or research. Needed: A Last Minute Holiday! We were actually due to fly to LA on Saturday morning. Then…

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5 Reasons to Go Back to Dubai

The more I travel, the more I feel like different destinations have their own personalities. Take France, for example. France wants you to have a nice time, but to learn something while you’re there. Spain, in contrast, just wants you to have fun, and not take it too seriously. And…

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Review: Dreams Riviera Maya Cancun Resort and Spa

Our trip to the luxury all-inclusive Dreams Riviera Maya resort in Cancun, Mexico, did not start well. “What gate are we at, Flea?” I asked, as we wandered out of Boots at Gatwick’s South Terminal. “I don’t know, it says ‘gate closed’,” Flea replied. Oh, sh*t. I cannot tell you even…

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Not That Sort of Holiday

Sometimes when we go on holiday, we go to museums, and walk the city streets, grabbing food from local stalls, and soaking in the atmosphere. Other times we throw ourselves into activities, renting kayaks and bikes and exploring the countryside. Then there are times we take classes, learning how to…

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A Desert Safari Adventure in Dubai

This is the last of my posts rounding up our hectic week in Dubai – check out my first two posts for loads of inspiration for kid-friendly adventures in Dubai, like the Dubai Mall, Sega Republic and Wild Wadi Water Park. I’ve saved one of our most exciting excursions for…

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