I’m always intrigued to know what kind of response I’ll have when I put the call out for travel posts with no theme. This month I was delighted to read a variety of fabulous blogs featuring the best of British and beyond. Tips and road trips, snow and sun: this round-up has everything in it. Let’s make a start!
There’s no better way to recharge your batteries than to disappear for a couple of days. Whether you have your children with you or not, it’s the perfect mini-holiday.
European city breaks (A-M) with babies – Wandermust Family
Why Porto is the perfect city for a short break – Mum’s Gone To…
Our anniversary trip to New York – Mama Owl Blog
New York with kids – Where Jo Goes
What to do in Paris with teenagers – Lou Messugo
A weekend in Kraków – Mums Do Travel
Oviedo in the rain: Asturias A Bavarian Sojourn
A short break to Bordeaux – Home and Horizon
Many of you have just returned from half-term skiing holidays. It’s great to read about your kids having fun in the snow.
Family ski trip to Morzine – Wander Mum
Half term ski holiday to Les Arcs – Truly Madly Kids
8 activities you will love in Lapland – Five Adventurers
Skiing with Crystal Ski in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia – Globalmouse Travels
Moonlight skiing and other adventures – Catherine’s Cultural Wednesdays
We are so lucky in the UK to have so many wonderful castles to explore. Have you been to these ones?
Exploring Tenby and Pembroke Castle – Sidestreet Style
Family day out: historic Ludlow, Shropshire – Mummy Travels
A day at Conwy Castle and the smallest house in Great Britain – Not My Year Off
It’s still chilly here at home so, my treat, a few posts designed to warm you up a little.
Family friendly safari in Kenya – Jetlag & Mayhem
Sicily with kids: amazing things to do in and around Taormina – Dais Like These
10 awesome holiday tips for Aruba – Mum on the Brink
Places to Stay in the UK
Wondering where to stay for your next break? Here are some suggestions that might just be what you’re looking for.
A winter getaway at Bluestone, Wales – The Diary of a Jewellery Lover
5* luxury family break at St Mawes Retreats, Cornwall – Mini Travellers
A family break at Bel & The dragon, Churt – Tin Box Traveller
Harrogate serviced apartment review – North East Family Fun
Things to do in the UK
Stuck for ideas on what to do while you’re away? These posts are worth bookmarking if you’re planning a family trip.
59 things to do in Yorkshire with toddlers – Kiddieholidays
11 of the best things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon with kids – Travel Loving Family
What to do in Plymouth (by Jessica) – Family Travel Times
Things for families to do in Norfolk and Suffolk – The Pigeon Pair & Me
A taste of Scotland
If you want to be bathed in Scottish sunshine or be inspired by its cuisine, look no further.
Road Trip: Scotland (Part One) – Otis and Us
Blogs are often a great resource when it comes to searching for advice. These handy tips might come in useful for future holiday plans.
Single parent holidays: how to plan & find your holiday – Flying with a Baby
The ultimate guide to making travel easier – Zena’s Suitcase
The 5 Ps of car journeys with babies – Sarahbel
Things not to do in Luxor, Egypt – Chickenruby
After the success of last months’ focus on France, I’ve decided to do something similar but this time for SPAIN. Please contact me via Twitter (@mumsgoneto) or my blog with any suitable posts you would like me to share.