Travel & Days Out

Travel and days out throughout the world, days out and hotel stays in the uk and France. Ideas of where to visit  with children throughout the world

French family road trips

| France, Travel & Days Out

Strasbourg village

  France is such a beautiful and varied country. We are very lucky to live in the South West in the Dordogne where we are surrounded by countryside wherever we go. Although it is stunning, I do want to try and visit other places in France too. With easy access from Germany, Belgium, Spain, Switzerland, […] Read more…

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Going cycling with children

| Lifestyle, Travel & Days Out

Going cycling with children. The photo shows two adults and a child cycling in the evening with a sunset behind

  Since we moved to a rural area in France, I have been wanting to get a bike. I know it is very stereotypical but I would love to bike down the lanes to the patisserie. I would love one of those retro looking bikes with a basket on the front, with Lucas cycling beside […] Read more…

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Places you should try while sailing near Corfu

| Travel & Days Out, Worldwide

Corfu Greece, a sail boat is going into the bay

  Corfu is a picturesque Greek resort. Many tourists appreciate not only the beauty of the island but also the quality of service in hotels. There are no ancient antique temples and theatres. However, there are a large number of monuments of Byzantine architecture, Orthodox monasteries, and palaces. Corfu has incredibly picturesque landscapes. On the […] Read more…

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Top 3 family shows venturing up north

| Travel & Days Out, UK

Top 3 family shows venturing up north

  A family day out that your children will never forget, the theatre is a fun-filled and educational experience which captures children’s imaginations and opens their minds in new, innovative ways. While London is bursting with exciting family shows, there is also a variety of family shows visiting Northern cities, such as Liverpool and Manchester, […] Read more…

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Des Tourbieres de Vendoire, Dordogne

| France, Travel & Days Out

a close up of a green grasshopper

    We are fortunate with regard to beautiful scenery where we have moved to on the Charente/Dordogne border. Nearly every village is surrounded by rolling countryside and breath-taking views. One of our favourite places is Des Tourbieres de Vendoire which translates as The Boglands of Vendoire. It doesn’t sound very appealing, but this place […] Read more…

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How to travel on a budget

| France, Travel & Days Out, UK, Worldwide

an italian canal surrounded by houses

  We live in such a beautiful part of the world but that doesn’t stop me wanting to show Lucas different places and experience various cultures. To travel without spending a fortune is an achievement. With the skyrocketing prices of everything, it seems that a cheap travel experience can happen once in a blue moon, […] Read more…

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Visiting Italy with children

| Travel & Days Out, Worldwide

an italian canal surrounded by houses

  Italians are known for their love of families and children. Italy is also awash with beautiful sights, culture, history and incredible food. There are obviously the well known attractions such as the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Roman forts and the Colosseum. Here are some other ideas to keep the children occupied. Gardaland There […] Read more…

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