A Family Villa In Crete

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands, surrounded by the Mediterranean. It’s a popular choice for summer sun, the best time to visit mid May to October (although July and August may get crowded).
Today Ortal shares an airbnb villa gem. Better not book it when she’s planning to return next year!
After waiting what seemed like an age to get everyone’s holiday dates I was given the task to get it booked within a budget!!!!
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Is Cathay Premium Economy Worth It?

Is it worth the extra to splurge to Premium Economy on a longhaul flight?  Of course prices and quality vary between airline but on Cathay Pacific, a Premium Economy fare can amount to double the Economy price.  Therefore the decision really depends on the length of your upcoming journey and how much cash you’re willing to splash.  

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5 Books That Inspired Me To Travel

Second only to my love of travel is my love of reading.  Nothing gives me more pleasure than combining both and I’ve read a lot of fantastic travel books over the years.  My very first travel tome was the… wait for it… Children’s Junior Atlas. I used to read it over and over, stare at the maps, plot routes and absorb the random facts.  

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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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