Category Archives: Travel

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

Go Ape with teenagers

Your children get to a certain age and they pretty much don’t want to do anything with you. Because it’s: Lame. Or boring. Not with their mates. Or ‘are you joking?’ After years and years of days out together I’m … Continue reading

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Inside the Atlantis the Palm, Dubai

The first thing I always want to know when going to any hotel is, what is it like inside? I mean, what’s it REALLY like? Not the same old corporate images you see trotted out in every brochure, I want to see … Continue reading

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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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