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    The natural beauty of Madeira.

    by  • March 12, 2018 • City Breaks, Funchal, Madeira

    With it’s close proximity to Africa, Madeira enjoys subtropical temperatures all year round. Similar to the Canary Islands, even January can see temperatures around 17c. Largely untouched by mass tourism, it has a very different vibe though. Madeira has found the perfect balance for a sustainable tourism industry with the Madeira Reserve created in...

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    Tales from Tallinn – a fairy tale city

    by  • November 20, 2017 • Tallinn

    Tallinn is the perfect destination for an October half term break. When the beach resorts of the med no longer guarantee the heat for swimming and beach fun, we embraced the cold weather and had lots of adventures exploring this beautiful city. Only four kilometres from the airport, it was a quick taxi ride...

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    Family fun in Lisbon

    by  • October 30, 2017 • Cascais, City Breaks, Lisbon

    Lisbon is the perfect choice for a family city break. On arrival in Lisbon airport we made our way to the city centre by metro. A clean, cheap and efficient system which we used throughout our stay and the novelty never wore off for the children. Travelling in April, we were spoilt with beautiful...

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    Child friendly Budapest

    by  • June 30, 2013 • Budapest, Children, City Breaks • 0 Comments

    Budapest may not be one of the first cities that spring to mind when deciding on a city break with kids, but it actually has more than many European cities. With many beautiful parks and outdoor activities, child friendly museums and indoor and outdoor pools, it has everything for an exciting, fun packed family...

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    Have children, will travel…

    by  • June 22, 2013 • Children, City Breaks, Paris • 0 Comments

    Looking for a city that offers culture and history for the adults and fun and excitement for the kids? Well, over the next few blogs, as a mum of two with a strong passion for travel, I’ll be looking at the top cities in Europe for young families. The first on my list has...

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