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Five Best Europe Beach Resorts For Families

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“Five Best Europe Beach Resorts For Families” is a collaborative post. Europe is full of exciting beach resorts for all ages. This also makes them the perfect holiday destination for a family keen to experience fun and thrills. From Spain to Italy Turkey, sunshine and sand are guaranteed at some of the best lodging facilities imaginable. But what exactly are they, and what makes them so appealing? Consequently, here are five of the best Europe beach resorts for families! Five…

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The 5 Most Important Features For A Family Car

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“The 5 Most Important Features For A Family Car” is a collaborative post. Every trip on the road should be safe and enjoyable, but people have varying needs depending on things like age and interests. Therefore, it can be tough finding a perfect family car, because there’re so many considerations here to really mull over in terms of pleasing everybody. However, it is possible to land on that ideal family vehicle if you keep a sharp eye out for five…

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Finding Happiness Travel & Days Out

Elderflower Fields: The Perfect Family Festival – Part One

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On Friday, 24th May, I spent the whole afternoon packing bags full of suncream, raincoats, wellies, and glitter. Everything you need for a festival. Because as soon as we’d picked Little Miss H up from school we were heading to Pippingford Park in Sussex to attend Elderflower Fields. This was our second visit to Elderflower Fields as we had attended last year. So we were all super excited to be going. And Little Miss H could barely contain herself as…

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Mental Health Travel & Days Out

How A Change Of Scenery Can Really Benefit Your Mental Health

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This is a collaborative post. Getting away from it all, even just for a few days, may seem like a luxury, but did you know it could be crucial to your mental health? Even just taking a day trip can have a significantly positive effect on your mental health. If you’ve been going through a stressful time, whether at work or because of a personal tragedy, below you’ll discover why a change of scenery could be just what you need.…

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My Favourite Holiday – Our Honeymoon In The Maldives

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Mr H proposed to me on Saturday 13th January 2006. It was a wonderful surprise and after bursting into tears and thanking him, I said yes. I was then keen to find a date for our big day. And I campaigned for us to get married nine days before my 30th birthday. I was dreading becoming 30 years old. So it seemed a great idea to have my birthday while being on honeymoon. What could be more perfect than spending…

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Is It Time To Tackle Your Travel Bucket List?

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The post Is It Time To Tackle Your Travel Bucket List? is a collaborative post. When you’re someone that really want to see the world, that burning itch to get outside and actually do never leaves you. If you know that there are key destinations you want to see and explore, you’re going to want to start acting on them – and soon. Because when you try to suppress your desires too much, they’ll often get stronger. Maybe you haven’t…

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Paradise Wildlife Park – A Review

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Both our children, Little Mister H especially, love animals and dinosaurs. So we were really thrilled to be invited along to Paradise Wildlife Park earlier in August – as it has plenty of both. Paradise Wildlife Park – A Review Situated just to the West of Broxbourne in Hertfordshire, Paradise Wildlife Park is under an hour’s drive from my parents’ house (where we were staying with the kids for a few days). It’s a pretty convenient location for anyone north…

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LEGOLAND Windsor Resort – A Review

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We love to go for a day out as a family. And during these summer holidays, Mr H has had a few weeks off and we’ve been having a staycation. As part of this staycation, we woke up early one morning and piled into the car to drive to LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort. Little Miss H had been pushing to go to LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort ever since her twin besties had been earlier in the year. We were thrilled that we could…

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