Moonfleet Manor Hotel – a 2 night midweek break with kids

Thinking about a family friendly minibreak in a beautiful old manor house? My sister recently tested out Moonfleet Manor Hotel with her 3 and 5 year old.  Over to you Georgina….

We’ve eschewed hotels this year in favour of self-catering options. This has generally given us more bedrooms, more chillout space for the evenings, and more flexibility with meals.

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5 Fun Family Friendly Activities In Bali

Considering a Bali trip? This Indonesian island offers a great summer sun alternative when summer monsoons loom over much of South East Asia.  The island is home numerous accommodation and vacation options, whether you want to learn to surf in Kuta, explore the rice paddies and forests of Ubud or even hike up a volcano. In addition to hotels there are loads of family friendly villas in Bali – many including a chef and driver to make your stay that bit more luxurious!

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How To Plan A Trip

This morning I spent an hour of my life waiting to speak to a Disney representative.  Planning a holiday (in particular a trip to Disneyworld in the height of summer) involves a lot of time and effort. If you’re wondering what that call was about, it was to book a coveted early morning slot at the Bibbidi Bobbido Boutique so Mesdames Jetlag & Mayhem can get transformed into Cinderella for the day.  

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Wireless Kids Headphones Review: LilGadgets Untangled Pro

For all those parents who allow their kids to sit playing noisy games on their tablet/phone on a plane. I beg of you one thing… please buy them some headphones! There are so many child friendly options on the market. Many have the added safety feature of a volume limiter.  Case in point, the LilGadgets Untangled Pro, a Bluetooth headphone that we recently tested out on a trip to Phuket.  

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Jetlag & Mayhem’s 2016 Travel Year Roundup

Wow I can’t believe how quickly this year has flown by. 2016 has been an amazing year of travel for Jetlag & Mayhem. We’ve ticked off some awesome new destinations including Australia’s Margaret River and the US state of Wisconsin. We’ve also revisited old destinations, including Cambodia’s Phnom Penh, a city I hadn’t visited for 20 years.

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