Category Archives: Travel

Extolling the virtues of family travel – from camping to luxury cruises

Travelling the world with your kids

The whole of one wall of my 13-year-old son’s bedroom is covered in a world map. Every time he visits a new country, he adds a pin on that map. At the moment it’s fairly sparse – he’s visited Scotland, … Continue reading

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Passing the Travel Bug on to your kids

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list” – Susan Songtag I caught the travel bug many years ago. At the age of five my parents took my brother and I travelling in a bright red Commer van with a … Continue reading

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Autumn with the National Trust

We woke up today and the weather was quite frankly rubbish. Cold, wet, grey with no promise of the sun making any kind of appearance. Another day in front of the TV loomed large. But as it was the final … Continue reading

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