Is Hardwick Hall Family Friendly?

When we moved back to the UK, the first thing I decided to buy was a membership to the National Trust. I was determined that when I moved back to the UK I was going to make the most of all the fabulous historical sites that the UK has on offer that we sorely missed while we were expats. The first on our list – Hardwick Hall in Derbyshire. View Post

The theme park aficionados out there will tell you that Japan is home to some of the greatest theme parks in the world, with some of the best record holding rides. But what about if you want to visit a Japanese theme park with young kids? Are there any options for you? Here family travel bloggers give you the low down on some of Japan’s best theme parks and how family friendly they are!  View Post

Best Middle Eastern Luxury Hotels 2017

I can’t believe a year has passed since our last round up of the best luxury hotels in the Middle East.  2017 has been an exciting year for new hotel openings and refurbishments while others have maintained their high standards of luxury hotel living. This year we and other travel bloggers have experienced the best in luxury hotels in the Middle East to tell you the best places to stay in the UAE, Qatar, Jordan and Oman View Post

Is the Conrad Dubai family friendly?

I’m not going to deny it, The Conrad chain on hotels is fast becoming one of my favourites. The Conrad Tokyo is one of my all time favourite hotels but could its sister hotel in Dubai live up to my exceedingly high expectations?  View Post

Review: Christmas at York Museum Gardens is it worth it?

Having lived in the Middle East for the past few years we were determined that this year we would have the most Christmassy of Christmases. And so to kick off the festive season we headed up to York for a festive mini break with the highlight of the trip being a visit to the new attraction, Christmas at York Museum Gardens. But is the new attraction worth the price? View Post