One of the big reasons why many families put off embarking on long-haul flights with kids, aside from the costs and length of the plane journey, is those two horrible little words; jet lag. The fear of the unknown. Will your kids be suffering the effects for days or will they take it in their stride? Jet lag with kids can often be a big fear factor when it comes to family holidays abroad but in this post myself and some of my fellow travel bloggers are going to share with you our top tips on how to survive jet lag with kids in the hope you’ll finally book that ultimate family holiday.
After a bit of a lull to get over my domain and blog name change, I have the pleasure of welcoming Keri from Ladies What Travel to the Best and Worst Holidays Series. In this blog series we hear from my fellow bloggers about some of their great holidays and some of their worst disasters.
As soon as we booked our trip of a lifetime to visit Santa in his home in Finland, the next thing on my mind was what we should pack for our family trip to Lapland. For a start, we live in Portugal and we’re no longer used to cold temperatures. Nor do we have any proper winter clothing. So, I’ve been doing some research to find out the best clothes to pack for Lapland with kids and what we should be bringing in our suitcases.
Beautiful Thailand offers children a window into a different culture; different experiences, food, religion, the best beaches on earth and so much more. I’m a big believer that if kids are encouraged to have their eyes open from an early age about how other people live in different countries, it’s not only good for their development, but for the future of our multicultural planet. The Thais also live by the word SANUK, which translates roughly to mean ‘fun.’ This encapsulates exactly why it’s wonderful to travel to Thailand with children.
If you’re looking for a great family day out in South Wales, I know the perfect place. With everything from farm animals to a huge indoor soft play, Cefn Mably Farm Park is just the ticket. In this post I’m going to share with you one of our favourite places in South Wales and tell you should to enjoy a visit to Cefn Mably Farm Park with kids.