Park Resorts Nodes Point, Isle of Wight

It was hot. The weekend we’d been invited to glamp in one of Park Resorts’ new safari tents, at their flagship Nodes Point Isle of…

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What to expect from a Safari tent

We’re just back from a sunshine-filled glamping weekend on the Isle of Wight, off the south coast of the UK. Park Resorts invited us to…

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Travel tales

We’re just back from a short break on the Isle of Wight, off the UK south coast. The British heatwave gave us the opportunity to…

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46 reasons to visit London this Summer

Thinking of visiting London this Summer? Here are 46 suggestions for things to do in the UK capital, for fun- and culture-loving families. Art 1.…

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Family highlights of the Dordogne and Normandy, France

D and I have chosen the place for our Summer family holiday: France. The countryside, the cheese, the language, the wine….we both grew up with…

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The day we lost our luggage

‘D….where’s your rucksack??’ D and I were at Watford Junction. Our connecting train to Garston was just about to arrive, to take us to the…

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Bluestone Wales review: Celtic magic transformed

You might be forgiven for thinking that Wales is an unglamorous holiday destination. Picturesque, yes; welcoming, undoubtedly. But probably without the pizazz that makes overseas…

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Top tips for family cruises

This week, life surprised me by throwing some exciting opportunities my way. It’s my 40th birthday next month, and D and I are planning a…

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Mother’s Day treat at SoSPA, Sofitel London St James

It’s easy to get swept along in the tornado of tedium that is parenting. Make lunch; calm tantrum. Unload washing. Clear up spill; make snack.…

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