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Swimming pools in Iceland

October 16, 2013

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Swimming in Iceland is a wonderful experience – the geothermal pools are in every town, even the smallest and they are often the social hub of the community. I would have liked to have experienced more Icelandic pools and it’s one (amongst many!) of the reasons I can’t wait to return. The Blue Lagoon is […]

Swimming pools in Iceland

October 16, 2013

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Swimming in Iceland is a wonderful experience – the geothermal pools are in every town, even the smallest and they are often the social hub of the community. I would have liked to have experienced more Icelandic pools and it’s one (amongst many!) of the reasons I can’t wait to return. The Blue Lagoon is […]

Turn your child into a photographer for your travels!

July 21, 2013

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A great way to make kids really feel involved in travelling is to give them their own camera. Our four year old had his own camera for a trip to Italy and not only did it keep him entertained and engaged in the places we were seeing, it was also really nice to see the […]

How safe are lapbelts for children on planes?

July 13, 2013

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We have travelled thousands and thousands of miles with our children. We are really careful, making sure we use the seat belts every time there is the slightest wobble from turbulence or alert from the captain. Buckle up and read the safety card…but is it enough? Yet it has only recently come to my attention […]

Surviving long-haul flights with children and babies

July 5, 2013

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We have travelled on numerous long-haul flights with our children, from when they were a few months old. Here are my top tips for surviving a long-haul flight with little ones!   Run, Run, Run!   Get to the airport in enough time to let them stretch their legs before boarding. Run off as much […]