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Cheap family accommodation – how we travel far on a budget!

Cheap family accommodation – how we travel far on a budget!

Cheap family accommodation is the cornerstone of budget family travel.  If you can find a reasonably priced place to lay your and your kids heads at night that is safe, clean and comfortable then you’re going to really increase your chances of having a great holiday. Of course, budgets are relative and what is cheap for one family may be way out of budget for another.  My advice for you if you’re not sure what to do is to try…

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New travel plans?

New travel plans?

So since it took me so long to catch up with our Normandy trip, it seems I’ve neglected to tell you all about our new plans for travel! The exciting news is, we’re heading off again!  Although I have realised that actually, the reason why I haven’t told many people the whole story is because I don’t really know the whole story yet! Here’s what I know: We’ve really not enjoyed living back where we came home to.  Of course…

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How to benefit from UK airline loyalty schemes and score the holiday of a lifetime!

How to benefit from UK airline loyalty schemes and score the holiday of a lifetime!

I think everyone has probably heard of airmiles. You save them up and spend them on flights to pretty cool places, or hot places as I’d prefer given we’re in the midst of winter! Although I’d heard of the term and the concept I have to admit I hadn’t really given much thought to actually saving them or even if that was what was available in the UK. Before we set off on our first adventure I came across a…

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The day before a different life

The day before a different life

It’s the day before we leave for our big trip.  We’ve been counting down to this for what seems like forever and now we’re finally here.  So are we finally excited? YES! I’ll be truthful and say that I am full of trepidation, and am a little bit worried that we’re being too ambitious, that we’ll all hate it, that we’ll be back in 2 months penniless but underneath all that is a little bit of bubbling excitement.  The kids…

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Inspiration unknown

Inspiration unknown

I thought this period of our journey would be exciting, I thought it would be full of inspiration and I’d spend days with a smile on my face.  I seem to be stressed and spend days with migraines. I thought I’d spend days writing, getting this blog up to scratch, bringing in the numbers and upping my audience.  But I feel like I have nothing to write about yet and this blog is to be ‘our story’, not just another…

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