Planning a Family Holiday and Tips for Travel With Kids | AD

I always find January a bit dark and depressing, as I’m sure a lot of people do. All of the excitement of Christmas and New Year is over and done with, and I can feel a bit down with the miserable weather and dull days. I always find that it helps to have something exciting to look forward to –…

Passing On My Passion For Travel

*Sponsored post in association with American Express®. I’ve always had a passion for travel; I love planning a trip and researching accommodation and things I’d like to see there. At 23 I travelled around the world for 5 months, fell in love with New York, Vietnam and New Zealand, and my love for seeing the world escalated. I love exploring…

7 Reasons to Go to Mauritius With Kids

When you think of Mauritius you probably think of beautiful white sand and clear crystal waters – the perfect place to go for a romantic and relaxing holiday as a couple. That’s exactly how I think of it – but of course when you have kids you need to look for a holiday destination that is good for all of…

5 Tips (Bribes) for Train Travel with Kids

I have been travelling quite a bit lately, especially to London, and I’ve taken Ava with me on my own a couple of times. The thought of travelling by train and on the tube terrified me at first, and I don’t think I would have even done it a year ago, but now I feel like I have got to…

The Threadneedles Hotel – London // A Review

Recently A and I had an event to attend in London, so I had a little look (twenty-five times – I’m a little bit addicted) on the HotelTonight app to see if I could find any amazing deals for the night we were there, thus justifying spending a night in London and having an extra day to do fun stuff. I…

Last-Minute Cottage Breaks: The Benefits of a Midweek Holiday

When was the last time you went on holiday? We all deserve some time off in order to rest, recuperate and recharge. In fact, there is a reason why we are given a set amount of holiday leave per year. Put simply, holidays are necessary for our mental health. We need to be occasionally alleviated from our pressing responsibilities and…