Category: Holidays & staycations

9 things to pack for a UK family staycation

The UK has plenty of brilliant beaches, beautiful countryside, quaint towns and exciting attractions which make it perfect for a family holiday. When you take a self-catered family holiday in the UK, you have to think carefully about what you take with you. Although there is likely to be a …

My top family summer holiday must-haves

The summer holidays are upon us! If you’re lucky (?!) they might see you heading off to sunnier climes – or maybe a tent in Cornwall – with the kids in tow. If you are travelling with the kids this summer, then here is my list of essentials. Having only …

A trip to Bluestone Wales in the spring

We’ve been to Bluestone Wales three times now. Our first two trips to Bluestone were at Christmas (see the posts here and here), so we were really excited to be invited back this time in the spring. We were even more excited when the Friday before we left temperatures reached …